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Mediation: 5 Commonly Asked Questions

QUESTION 1: DO WE HAVE TO MEDIATE? I FEAR IT WILL BE A WASTE OF TIME BECAUSE MY SPOUSE IS SO...

D Magazines Best Lawyers In Dallas Event 2019

(In Photo from left to right- Jody Johnson, Carla Calabrese & Marilea Lewis) We had so much fun at this years...

D+E Donates $50,000 in Honor of Judge Hartman – Headnotes May 2019

Duffee + Eitzen Honors Judge Merrill L. Hartman’s Legacy By Michelle Alden (original article posted from Dallas Bar Association –...

Lisa Duffee, Marilea W. Lewis, and Melinda Eitzen – Best Lawyers 2019 D Magazine

“Duffee + Eitzen, a powerful name in the Dallas family law arena, has recently joined forces with former family law Judge...

Moore vs. Moore

CASE OF THE MONTH FEBRUARY NEWSLETTER MOORE V. MOORE Facts: Husband and Wife were divorced in 2005. In the decree, the trial...

4 Steps to a Healthier Marriage with Jim Dolan

We were lucky to interview Psychotherapist Jim Dolan on keys to a healthy marriage. From Jim’s Website: “I have been called...

Judge Hartman

We celebrated Judge Merrill Hartman this month beginning with the re-dedication of the Merril Hartman Courtroom where we were truly moved...

4 Ways To Stay Healthy During A Divorce

Janurary is all about a fresh start. #1       Hire an individual counselor I tell everyone that is going through a divorce to...

In the Interest of D.S.H.

Case of the Month January 2019 In the Interest of D.S.H.  2018 Tex. App. LEXIS 7889 (Tex. App. – Beaumont September...

Why Are There So Many Divorces Filed In January?

Why are so many divorces filed in January? Fact: There are more divorce petitions filed in January than any other month. ...

Congratulations Melinda Eitzen & Lisa Duffee For Being Named Top Attorneys in Fort Worth 2018!

Read Full List of Top Attorneys in Fort Worth Magazine’s December Issue

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Fall Patio Party 2018

This year, we were proud to Sponsor SMU VanSickle Family Law Clinic at our bi-annual Patio Party 2018! Thank you so...

What Every Lawyer Needs to Know about Family Law

What Every Lawyer Needs to Know about Family Law A presentation by Melinda Eitzen hosted by the TX Legal Forum...

Meet Max By Jennifer

Feature of the Month December Meet Max Series by Jennifer Leister   How Meet Max Can Help Children in the Divorce Process:...

Meet Larisa

Rust v. Rust

Case of the Month December 2018 Military personnel while serving our country are allowed to designate their home state. It is...

4 Ways to Have a Happy Holiday Season Post-Divorce

Even though it seems like 2018 just began, the holiday season is upon us once again!  For many, the holidays are...

Temporary Orders: What They Are and How They Can Help You

After weeks, months, maybe years of thought, you’ve decided to file for divorce.  Now what?  Getting married (legally, excluding wedding planning)...