By Robert Reid McInvale | Published March 29, 2012 | | |
- Child Custody
- Family Law
- Child Support
A child support obligation usually continues until the child in question reaches the age of majority—18 in Texas. A maintenance obligation continues for the duration of the court order—up to ten years for marriages of 30 years or more. For maintenance obligations, the paying spouse may petition a court to terminate the obligation once the Read MoreRead More
In most family law disputes relating to children, courts in Texas place primary importance on the well-being of the child involved. In making its initial child custody determination, a Texas court constructs a child custody and visitation plan that appears to be in the best interests of the child. In order to establish stability and 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.