By Robert Reid McInvale | Published May 17, 2012 | | |
- Child Custody
- Family Law
- Child Support
Parents can arrive at their own arrangements for visitation outside of court and submit their agreed parenting plan to the court for approval. In fact, the courts encourage parents to arrive at amicable decisions without court intervention, but always base approval on what is in the best interests of the child. There are various scheduling Read MoreRead More
In Texas and most other states, the best interests of the child is the deciding standard in child custody, visitation, and support matters as well as placement of children in the custody of the Department of Family and Protective Services. But the words themselves provide little insight into their practical application. In fact, this standard Read MoreRead More
An excellent divorce settlement or order does not amount to much if your former spouse simply refuses to honor his obligations. For women who rely on support payments and maintenance to provide for themselves and their children, this can create a vicious cycle where the lack of support makes it financially difficult to enforce a Read MoreRead More
Robert Reid McInvale is an experienced family law attorney with a comprehensive practice in Lubbock. He provides dedicated and strong advocacy for his clients, helping them with all the issues surrounding their divorce, separation, child custody, and other marriage and family matters. Attorney McInvale—Reid to clients and friends—seemed destined for a law career. Born while his father was attending Emory University Law School, Reid grew up in Manchester, GA. His father was the city attorney for many years, as well as head of the Manchester Chamber of Commerce. It is in the family blood to become lawyers and help people get justice. U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Marshall is part of the McInvale family tree.