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Update on Melinda’s Mediation Services
April 27, 2021

Update on Melinda’s mediation practice.  Her calendar is available on our website  at  She has been fully vaccinated.  Starting May…

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Considering Divorce? Podcast with Melinda Eitzen
Considering Divorce? Podcast with Melinda Eitzen, Part 1
February 18, 2021 Read More
Client feedback on Zoom Mediations
February 10, 2021

1. They feel more comfortable in their own environment. 2. There's a lot of downtime while the mediator's in the other... Read More
Divorces are still happening during COVID
Divorce During COVID-19
January 28, 2021

A message to DFW couples in the middle of divorce- divorces are still happening during this uncertain time, and we can…

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National Spouse Day
National Spouses Day
January 26, 2021

Today is National Spouse Day- Take care of your spouse!

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Online Course Presented by Marilea W. Lewis and T. Hunter Lewis- Family Law Settlements in the Time of COVID-19
January 19, 2021

Attorneys- earn one hour of CLE credit with this online course by  Marilea and Hunter Lewis, where they discuss informal agreements,…

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Martin Luther King Jr Day
January 18, 2021

Our offices are closed today in honor of #mlkday  

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Dallas divorce attorneys- Duffee + Eitzen,, 214-416-9010
National Divorce Month
January 4, 2021

National Divorce Month January is the equivalent of Black Friday around our offices. With our noticeable spike in calls, people want…

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Premarital agreements, Duffee + Eitzen Family Law Practice, 214-416-9010
Community Property, Separate Property and Pre-Nups
December 1, 2020

Let’s start by clarifying a few terms- Community Property and Separate Property. What is Community Property? Community property consists of the…

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What do special needs have to do with my SAPCR? – video presentation
October 28, 2020

Duffee and Eitzen partner, George Shake discusses Special Needs Children and how that might relate to special education and family law... Read More
Legal Implications Associated with Livestreamed Proceedings
October 27, 2020

Legal Implications Associated with Livestreamed Proceedings After the COVID-19 pandemic reached Texas, courts were among the first agencies to limit public... Read More
Can an abuser change? Does that matter? Attorney Marianne Howland explores different philosophies and available resources for victims, on the blog-
Can an Abuser Change and Does That Matter?
October 6, 2020

Can an Abuser Change and Does That Matter? Abusers or batterers are typically, but not always, men.  An estimated 85% of…

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Child support issues, addressed on the Duffee + Eitzen Blog
My Child’s Other Parent Won’t Let Me See My Child but I Pay Child Support – What can I do?
October 1, 2020

My Child’s Other Parent Won’t Let Me See My Child but I Pay Child Support – What can I do?  At…

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see if you are eligible to get half of your ex's social security benefits, today on the D+E blog, by Lisa Duffee
Am I Eligible for Any of My Ex-Spouse’s Social Security Benefits?
September 22, 2020

By: Lisa Greenwood Duffee Understanding retirement benefits as part of the divorce process can be in increasingly difficult.   Many people are…

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Child Custody Evaluations: What You Need To Know
September 1, 2020

Student Cellphones in Schools
August 11, 2020

Students Cellphones in Schools by George Shake, Education Expert A high school student in Georgia was recently suspended for taking video…

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July 29, 2020

“Confidentiality in Family Law” – with Melinda Eitzen

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Litigated Divorce by Melinda Eitzen
The Anatomy of a Litigated Divorce
July 14, 2020

by Melinda Eitzen How a Litigated Divorce Works A litigated divorce begins when the attorney for one spouse files with the…

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Best Family Lawyers Plano- Duffee + Eitzen
Duffee + Eitzen- Best Family Lawyers in Plano
July 9, 2020

Duffee + Eitzen is honored to be on the short list of Best Family Lawyers in Plano.

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Back to School in the time of Covid-19
July 8, 2020

Back to School in the time of Covid-19 by T. Hunter Lewis, Partner School districts across the State of Texas are slowly... Read More