The Law Office of Bryan Fagan

Divorce is a difficult and stressful process that will end in life-changing results.

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Firm Overview

When you are facing divorce, you shouldn't have to manage the difficulties of the process by yourself. The Law Office of Bryan Fagan can help you to work through all the different aspects of a divorce in Spring, Texas.

his firm can help you:

File divorce papers
Arrange custody
Safeguard your separate property
Seek visitation
Establish child support or spousal support
Obtain protective orders
Obtain injunctive relief
Whatever family law matters you need help with, The Law Office of Bryan Fagan is here to provide assistance.

THE IMPORTANCE OF SEEKING LEGAL REPRESENTATION EARLY

The earlier you get an attorney involved in your case, the better. With the right attorney on your side, you will have the counsel and advocacy you need in case unexpected problems arise. The team at the Law Office of Bryan Fagan wants to guide you through the important decisions you will have to make during this process in hopes of achieving a favorable resolution.
Main Office

Main Office
17101 Kuykendahl Rd
Houston  TX  77068

Phone
  • 281-653-6553
Fax
  • 281-605-1376
Divorce
The Law Office of Bryan Fagan is not your average divorce & family law firm.
The attorneys at this firm understand that no divorce case is the same, and they provide customized service for every client they work with. The team at the Law Office of Bryan Fagan has the training and experience to provide you with excellent representation .

Attorney Fagan is a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas. This is an honor given to less than 10% of all lawyers in Texas. This membership allows the lead attorney at the firm to further his education in law and pursue the highest level of legal knowledge.

In addition to this prestigious honor, the firm is accredited by the Better Business Bureau. You can trust that The Law Office of Bryan Fagan is honest and trustworthy. You will get superb legal service from this firm that is not only high-quality but that has also been proven by the BBB.

DIVORCE HELP IN SPRING & TOMBALL

The team can help you pursue a divorce or deal with legal modifications if you are already divorced but need to change some of the terms of your agreement.

The team can also help you with:

Alimony & spousal support
Child custody
Child support
Divorce
Divorce decree enforcements
Paternity actions
OFFERING MEDIATION FOR COLLABORATIVE DIVORCES IN SPRING

If you are dealing with a divorce and want professional help, a Spring mediator may be exactly what you need. The Law Office of Bryan Fagan offers mediation for couples who cannot come up with satisfactory solutions.

Mediation can help spouses agree on the terms of child custody, child support, spousal support and other issues so they don't have to litigate in court. Call today if you want more information about The Law Office of Bryan Fagan and how this firm can help you accomplish your goals in divorce.
Child Custody
Your children are the most important people in your life. If you are currently facing a child custody battle, allow an educated and experienced lawyer at The Law Office of Bryan Fagan to represent you in court.
Whether you plan to litigate or want to resolve the child custody question through mediation, the Law Office of Bryan Fagan can help.

TYPES OF CHILD CUSTODY

Child custody can be arranged in several different ways. Both parents can have equal custody of the children post-divorce, or one parent may have majority or sole custody. Normally, the court arranges this after evaluating the parents and their relationship with their children. Also, the court will need to evaluate whether or not parents could work together in a joint custody relationship.

Joint custody: When both parents have some degree of custody over the children
Sole custody: When one parent has primary custody over the child
Legal custody: The authority to make decisions for the child concerning his or her education, medical care, religion, upbringing and more
Physical custody: The parent with physical custody is the one who actually has the child and owns the residence where the child lives
The courts can award joint legal or physical custody and may require ex-spouses to split their time with the child equally or in a percentage that is most convenient.

ACTING IN THE BEST INTERESTS OF THE CHILD

If the court is responsible for determining child custody in your case, then they will decide the matter in what they conclude to be the best interests of the child.

In order to act in the best interests of the child, the court evaluates:

The child's relationship with both parents
The parents' willingness to allow the child to have a relationship with the other parent
The parents' location
The parents history with alcohol, drugs or smoking
The parents' ability to work together
The health, age, employment and well-being of both parents
ENCOURAGING MEDIATION

The courts in Texas encourage spouses to work through child custody plans together using a mediator. At the Law Office of Bryan Fagan, the firm can provide you with a trustworthy and helpful mediator. In mediation, you and your spouse will sit down and calmly work out a custody plan that works best for both of you and one that helps the children. The judge normally adopts the parents' plan unless it is not in the best interests of the child. This can help keep your children out of court and maintain a calm atmosphere in the home.

If you want more information about child custody, don't hesitate to call a Spring divorce attorney at the firm today for a free consultation.
Child Support
Child support is a set, monthly payment that is paid by a non-custodial spouse to a custodial spouse to provide for the regular expenses of the children from a marriage. This allows a non-custodial spouse to fulfill his or her parental duties.
In Texas, physical custody always determines who will pay child support. The parent who has physical custody will always be the recipient parent and the parent who does not have physical custody of the kids (regardless of whether or not he or she has legal custody) will pay the child support if ordered by the court.

CALCULATING CHILD SUPPORT

The courts calculate child support payments based on a percentage of the non-custodial parent's income. You can estimate how much the state will expect you to pay in minimum child support by doing a simple calculation.

The court will evaluate all wages, salary, commissions, tips, overtime and bonuses as income for calculation purposes. This also includes any government benefits, severance pay or retirement benefits. The courts will also factor in alimony, gifts, prizes, and other costs. The court will then affix a percentage which will be the amount you are required to pay monthly for child support.

For one child, the paying spouse is required to pay 20% of net resources monthly
For two children, 25% is required
For three children, 30% is required
For four children, 35% is required
Five children and more always require at least 40%
CONTESTING CHILD SUPPORT

Parents are permitted to pay more in child support if they wish to do so. The percentages listed above simply signify the minimum amount they can pay. Spouses have the liberty to challenge the amount (either seeking less or more) in court. In order to effectively argue this point, you will want a professional Spring divorce attorney to represent you and develop a legally recognized argument on your behalf.

Whether you are seeking support or you are resisting it, The Law Office of Bryan Fagan can help. Don't hesitate to contact this divorce firm today for more information. They are committed to providing high-quality service for Texas couples looking to divorce.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

The Law Office of Bryan Fagan is located in Houston, Texas. Our attorneys have represented clients throughout Harris County including Houston, Northwest Houston, Champions, Spring, Tomball, Klein, FM 1960 area, as well as The Woodlands and Conroe in Montgomery County.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others

We represent clients in civil matters including personal injury, civil litigation, and divorce and family law. We welcome your phone call to discuss your case with one of our attorneys today.

Our law firm aggressively represents clients at every level of the Texas civil court system. The foundation of our success is the quality relationship we maintain with all of our clients. Our Houston civil attorneys strive to provide our clients with quality representation while respecting the needs, goals, and objectives of each individual case. Our attorneys pledge to listen and effectively communicate with clients during each phase of their case.

Law Office of Bryan Fagan was founded by Bryan Fagan.

I am a certified member of the College of the State Bar of Texas, an honorary society established in 1982 by the Supreme Court of Texas. The College is comprised of lawyers who strive for the highest level of legal knowledge and skills through frequent participation in continuing education. Among its ranks are numerous leaders in the Texas legal field, including many judges. Less than 10% of all Texas lawyers qualify to become members of this organization.

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