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22-0949818

Divorce - No Real Property, No Children

Client living with disabilities in her early 50s needs assistance with a divorce. There were no children born during the marriage, and client and spouse do not share any children. Client and spouse do not have any real community property. Client wishes to keep the property in their respective possession. Client incurred debt during the marriage, and she is prepared to accept responsibility for that debt. Spouse is currently a resident in Travis County. Client was impacted by COVID and Winter Storm Uri.


Harris County

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22-0942482

Divorce with Preexisting SAPRC - No Real Property

Mother in her early 40s needs assistance with a divorce from her spouse. There is a history of domestic violence, and client is seeing to escape her spouse. Client and spouse share one child of the marriage. There is an existing SAPCR order in place. Spouse is currently in arrears for his child support payment, and he does not exercise hi visitation rights. Both spouses have minor children from previous relationships. Client and spouse do not own any community real property. There are 3 vehicles obtained during the marriage. Client has possession of one vehicle. Spouse has possession of two vehicles, which are also titled in Client's name. Client wants to each to keep the vehicles and property currently in each other's possession.


Harris County

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22-0937380

Divorce - No Real Property, No Children

Domestic violence survivor in her late 30s needs assistance with a divorce. Spouse has a current pending criminal charge for family violence against client, and spouse is detained. There is no community property, and client wants to keep property currently in her possession. There are no children of the marriage. Due to recent violence, client needs the assistance of an attorney to maintain her safety during the divorce, and she is not a good candidate for pro se representation.


Harris County

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21-0913293

Divorce - No Children, No Real Property

Woman in her mid-40s needs assistance with a divorce. Client and spouse were married in October 2013 and separated soon thereafter in December 2013 when they found they were not suited for each other. There are no children of the marriage, and the couple do not own any community real property.  Client would like to keep the property in her possession, including separate property house and vehicle owned prior to the marriage. Client believes that spouse will be cooperative and sign a waiver of service. Client is a Spanish speaker. Free interpreter services are available, if needed. Client was impacted by several disaster, most recently by Winter Storm Uri 2021.


Harris County

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19-0015981

Probate or Probate Alternative

Woman in her mid-60s needs assistance with clearing title to her home. Client was previously represented by an attorney, who had to withdraw due to firm departure. Decedent is client's grandmother, who passed in September 1999 with a will. Grandmother owned a shotgun lot, which is two lots combined. In grandmother's will, half of the lot was left to client and the other half was left to multiple other relatives. Client resides in the house on her half of the property. In September 2003, client hired an attorney to file an application to probate the will as a muniment of title; however, the matter was not concluded and the will was not admitted to probate. That case has since been closed due to inaction. Since 2003, several of the relatives have passed, and there is a complicated family tree. However, client has the relevant information on her family. Client was impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Client was also impacted by COVID 19.


Harris County

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