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The first step to getting a divorce in Texas is filing the Petition for Divorce and declaring the appropriate grounds, or reason, for which the divorce is being sought. There are multiple grounds for getting a divorce in Texas, but remember, you must be able to prove to the court that this is indeed the correct reason.
Listed below are the seven grounds for filing a divorce in Texas:
Before filing the Petition for Divorce it is a good idea to contact a Houston family law attorney for assistance in determining the appropriate grounds for divorce, as well as to provide you with legal counsel and representation.
Robert Reid McInvale is an experienced family law attorney with a comprehensive practice in Houston. 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.