Round Rock Family Law and Divorce Firm Known for Attentive Client Care
Knowledgeable law firm is on your side through stressful times The Law Office of Teresa Duffin is an experienced family law and criminal defense firm. Teresa is well-known in the Round Rock and Georgetown communities for providing strong litigation support for her clients. This firm is different from other family law and criminal law practices Teresa became involved in family law because of her deep compassion for people, especially children. She applies her legal knowledge and experience to helping families get through divorce, adoption and other emotional situations in which the law is an instrument that can help fix a human problem. She cares about her clients. Teresa Duffin brings certain qualities to the practice of law that might appeal to you if you are searching for a family law or criminal law attorney: Strong litigation Teresa is well-known in the Round Rock and Georgetown areas of Texas for her firm courtroom manner and persuasive arguments. She stands up for her clients. Attentive client care The Law Office of Teresa Duffin works to give you the attention you deserve, whether explaining the next step in your case or answering your questions. Teresa is a non-judgmental advocate for her clients. Knowledgeable representation With more than 24 years of experience in family law and criminal defense, Teresa understands Texas law and procedures and put this knowledge to use when she represents you. Practice areas The Law Office of Teresa Duffin provides representation and litigation in the following areas: Family law. Family law encompasses adoption and paternity matters and divorce representation. Adoptions. Teresa provides caring assistance to clients going through the adoption process, preparing the paperwork and addressing the legal issues. Paternity. Teresa litigates paternity matters against resistant biological fathers. Divorce. Teresa provides strong representation when you need an aggressive divorce attorney. She will work diligently to achieve a settlement that will let you and your children move forward with your lives. Mediation. Mediation is an alternative to divorce litigation. Many clients prefer it, as it can be shorter, less costly and less stressful than the conventional divorce process. Division of assets. Developing a complete and accurate inventory of the marital assets, including the value of any real estate and business, is important to achieving an equitable division of assets. Teresa will work with you and your spouse's attorney to reach a fair result for you. Child custody. Child custody arrangements need to protect the welfare and best interests of the minor children, whether custody is joint or one parent is the primary caregiver. Teresa strives to achieve this end and give special attention to the interests of special needs children. Child support. Teresa diligently represents you in negotiating child support. Failure to pay child support/failure to allow possession. Teresa knows how to use the resources provided by the laws of Texas and the United States to obtain back-payments when there is failure to pay child support. Criminal law. If you or a relative is charged with DUI/DWI or a juvenile crime, Teresa can provide effective representation for your criminal law case. Juvenile crimes. Attorney Teresa Duffin is experienced at defending juveniles charged with crimes. DUI/DWI. Teresa can provide knowledgeable defense for charges of driving under the Influence/driving while intoxicated (DUI/DWI). Discuss your family law or criminal law concerns with an experienced, caring attorney Make an appointment today to discuss your family law or criminal law matter. The staff and attorney at the Law Office of Teresa Duffin have the experience to handle your case knowledgeably. You will appreciate that this practice brings empathy to your legal issues. Call Teresa to schedule your appointment. She serves clients in the Round Rock and Georgetown areas and is just off Palm Valley Boulevard (Highway 79) in Round Rock. Parking is available, and she maintains convenient office hours. Call Attorney Duffin at 512.501.1986 or contact her online.
3000 Joe DiMaggio Blvd., Bldg. 200, Ste. 5
Round Rock TX 78665
Lawyer Providing Family Law Help for the Round Rock and Georgetown Areas
Your compassionate legal advocate in times of family crisis The Law Office of Teresa Duffin has earned a reputation in the Round Rock and Georgetown communities for compassionate, yet aggressive family law representation. Teresa has represented many clients dealing with divorce, child support issues and adoptions. She cares about family situations and works hard to apply the law to resolving family crises to the satisfaction of her clients. Assisting you with a plethora of family law matters Teresa has more than 24 years of experience in many aspects of family law. She brings this experience to bear on each new client and case. Below are her main areas of family law practice: Adoptions. There are various types of adoptions. For example, you may be a single person or part of a couple wanting to adopt your first child. You may want to adopt a niece, nephew or grandchild. You may want to adopt the children of your spouse. Whatever your situation, Attorney Duffin can represent you in each step of the adoption process, helping ease the way and addressing the various legal issues that inevitably arise. Her goal is to assist you in completing the adoption in a way that serves your best interests and those of the child. Paternity. By law, a father is responsible for supporting or contributing to child support even if he is not married to the mother. If the father of your child is not fulfilling his paternity obligations and is refusing to provide child support, you can bring a paternity suit even when the father has left Texas. Divorce. Anyone facing divorce wants a strong, yet compassionate attorney. Attorney Duffin believes that it is important to maintain the status quo regarding children and assets before going to divorce court. She strives to reach a settlement that meets your needs. Mediation. Many people prefer mediation over going to court to settle divorce and custody issues. Mediation is usually faster and less expensive than going to court, and it can be less stressful. Division of assets. Division of assets can be an especially contentious part of a divorce. Attorney Duffin helps to establish an accurate inventory of assets and negotiate with the opposing counsel to reach a division fair to you and consistent with Texas divorce law. Child custody. Child custody arrangements should maintain the loving relationship between the child or children and each parent. Attorney Duffin listens to your concerns and goals, and work to achieve a fair and positive child custody arrangement. Child support. A child support agreement is part of a divorce settlement. Unfortunately, personal and financial circumstances change and can affect a parent's ability to pay. The Law Office of Teresa Duffin works to achieve a good child support agreement in the first place and litigates for you if the agreement needs to be modified. Failure to pay child support/failure to allow possession. Attorney Duffin litigates cases in which one parent fails to pay child support. Contact the Law Office of Teresa Duffin today and speak to a compassionate family law attorney If you are facing a divorce or child custody or support issue or wish to adopt, call the Law Office of Teresa Duffin to schedule an appointment to meet with a compassionate family law attorney. Just off Palm Valley Boulevard (Highway 79), her office is easy to find, has convenient office hours and available parking. Ms. Duffin serves clients in the Round Rock and Georgetown areas. Contact her at 512.501.1986 or online.
Compassionate, strong divorce litigation and criminal defense
The Law Office of Teresa Duffin provides compassionate representation for family law and criminal defense matters. With more than 24 years of experience, Attorney Duffin provides knowledgeable, attentive client care to clients in Round Rock, Texas, and the surrounding areas. She strives to make you feel comfortable and keep you informed of what is happening at each step of your case.
Contact the Law Office of Teresa Duffin today
Speak to a Round Rock, Texas family law and criminal defense attorney about your case today. Located just off Palm Valley Boulevard (Highway 79), the Law Office of Teresa Duffin is easy to reach. Ms. Duffin offers convenient office hours and parking is available. Call her at 512.501.1986 to schedule a consultation.
Teresa A. Duffin
Teresa has more than 24 years of experience in family law and criminal law. Starting her career in general practice, she found she enjoyed helping clients with challenging family situations and expanded to family law. She is well-known in the community for her outstanding service to clients.
Division of assets
Failure to pay child support/Failure to allow possession
J.D., University of Houston Law Center, 1989
B.A., liberal studies, University of Texas System, Austin, 1983
State Bar of Texas
Williamson County Bar Association
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