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Mixing Criminal and Family Law Welcome to the Scroggins Law Group podcast series. This program features Texas Board Certified family law attorney Mark Scroggins who shares information about issues affecting Texas families in divorce and family law. In this special episode Mark Scroggins visits with criminal defense attorney, James Whalen from the Whalen Law Office in Frisco, Texas about what happens when criminal law and family law issues...

“Kick out orders”, as most family law attorneys call them, are not necessary in most of divorce and family law matters because one of the parties usually decides to leave the residence and find a place to stay on their own temporary or further basis. That said, there are some people who dig their heels in and refuse to leave, regardless of whatever may be happening....

When the court issues a child custody order, the expectation of the court is that the order will stay in place and is usually not open to debate. This is why it is not very easy to get a custody order modified. In order to prohibit frivolous motions of custody modifications, family courts typically only allow modifications under special circumstances. If you think you have grounds to...

Many parents who receive child support payments from the other parent can attest to how frustrating it can be when the paying parent is not consistent with their payments. Payments arrive late or sometimes not at all. It is not uncommon in these situations for an arrearage to begin building up, resulting in the need for the custodial parent to pursue ways to collect the back...

It is no secret that going through a divorce can wreak havoc on a person’s finances. The cost of filing for divorce and the legal bills from the divorce process can quickly add up, especially if it a contentious divorce with lots of court dates in front of the judge. For the spouse who stays in the marital home, there is suddenly the reality of the entire...