Family Law

Family law cases, no matter how big or small, all have something in common: They are emotionally, physically and mentally demanding.

The attorneys at Tekell & Tekell, L.L.P., are devoted to providing you with compassionate legal advice and services, diligently defending your rights, fiercely fighting for your interests, and ensuring you do not have to confront your daunting family matter alone. With the attorneys and staff at Tekell & Tekell, L.L.P., the best interests of you and your family will always be a priority. With integrity, competence and overall professionalism, our attorneys will guide you every step of the way as, together, we navigate the legal minefield of your case.


We provide skilled representation in the following family matters:

  • Uncontested and contested divorce issues
  • Family law mediation
  • Property and asset valuation and characterization
  • Helping preserve separate property
  • Division of community property
  • Spousal maintenance payments
  • Custody and visitation
  • Property you acquired prior to the marriage;
  • Property acquired by you individually as a gift;
  • Property devised to you individually by a will or by another form of inheritance; and
  • Personal injury damages, even if acquired during marriage.
  • Any income either party received from employment
  • A house or any other real estate purchased during the marriage
  • Vehicles purchased during the marriage
  • Unemployment compensation
  • Any recovery from a personal injury claim for lost earnings or lost wages
  • Joint checking and savings accounts
  • Contributions to pension plans, 401(k)s and other retirement plans
  • The health of the parties
  • The age of the parties
  • The disparity between the parties' levels of education
  • The disparity between the parties' income
  • The capabilities of each party to earn income
  • The employment opportunities available to the parties
  • The disparity in each parties' amount of separate property
  • Any allegation of fault in the dissolution of the marriage
  • Any allegation of fraud in the dissolution of the marriage
  • The length of the marriage
  • Which party was awarded custody of the children
  • The duration of the marriage
  • The age of the spouse seeking maintenance
  • The education and employment history of the spouse seeking maintenance
  • Fraud committed during the marriage by the spouse seeking maintenance
  • The contribution by one spouse to the education, training or increased earning power of the other spouse
  • The contribution to the marriage of one spouse as a homemaker
  • Any history of family violence
  • Any marital misconduct
 

Schedule your consultation with one of our Waco, Texas, lawyers.

Call us locally at 776-5095
or toll free at 877-283-5355

We offer free initial consultations for personal injury and insurance matters.
Attorneys are available for evening and weekend appointments.
We have a Spanish-speaking attorney.