Marivonne R. Essex, "The Red Headed Lawyer"

Posted May 15th, 2013 | by The Red Headed Lawyer

If you have separated from your spouse and are considering a divorce, you are more than likely in the middle of an emotional storm. You may be unsure whether or not you really want a divorce. During a time like this, it is important that you take the necessary steps in order to protect yourself

Posted May 8th, 2013 | by The Red Headed Lawyer

After making the difficult decision to get a divorce, the next question that typically comes to mind is, “how do I actually file for divorce?” Getting divorced usually involves the Final Settlement Agreement and the Divorce Decree. Usually, couples will complete the settlement agreement and then attach it to their application for a divorce decree.

Posted March 5th, 2013 | by The Red Headed Lawyer

When searching for a lawyer and looking online at Houston divorce attorney reviews, keep important criteria in mind. These may include: Experience When hiring a family law attorney, see how many years of experience they have in family law. If they only have a few, then they may not have all the right knowledge to

Posted October 22nd, 2012 | by The Red Headed Lawyer

There are many divorce lawyers in The Woodlands, TX, but how do you know which one to choose? Here are some things to consider: Credentials Don’t be afraid to ask the divorce lawyer about their credentials and background history. You want to make sure you are not trusting yourself and your family to someone who

Posted September 7th, 2012 | by The Red Headed Lawyer

When a marriage relationship becomes a constant battleground that can not be quelled, unfortunately, it may end in divorce. The issues that come into play with the dissolution of a marriage partnership are varied and numerous. Depending on the individual circumstances, both partners can find themselves facing decisions about real estate, children, finances and other

Posted August 3rd, 2012 | by The Red Headed Lawyer

Choosing a Divorce Lawyer – Should You Choose a Male or Female Lawyer? by Marivonne Essex, The Red Headed Lawyer In the 27-plus years I have been practicing family law, I have on many occasions had a potential client tell me, “I chose to come to you because you are a woman. I want a