Family Law Handbook

Authored By: Houston Bar Association
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Family Law Handbook


Click the link below for an electronic copy of the Texas Family Law Handbook. This handbook is designed for Harris County, but includes general legal information that can help you understand the basics of Family Law in Texas.

This handbook includes information about:

  • Mediation

  • Collaborative Law

  • Marriage and Divorce

  • Division of Property Upon Divorce

  • Alimony in Texas

  • Custody

  • Grandparent Rights

  • Parentage/Paternity Suits

  • Adoption

  • Modification of Custody, Visitation and Child Support

  • Family Violence: Protective Orders

  • Change of Name of a Minor Child

  • Enforcement of Court Orders

                                             AND MORE!

Last Review and Update: Jan 29, 2015