Every year, thousands of wonderful parents choose to welcome a child into their home and family by the process of adoption. Before proceeding with adoption, it is critical for families fully understand the legal realities of the adoption process.
When parents separate, appropriate arrangements must be made regarding the children. Specifically, parents must resolve issues of custody, possession and access, and financial support for the children.
Parents who separate find themselves trying to navigate the complex visitation laws of Texas. These laws provide a starting point visitation schedule that is presumed to be in the best interest of the child.