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Divorce Deconstructed:  How to prepare for a favorable outcome
October 9, 2019

by Lisa Duffee When “I do” becomes “I’m done”   Let me be clear, there is nothing easy about divorce. It will…

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Privacy and Technology in Your Practice: Why it Matters & Where is the Risk
October 2, 2019

PRIVACY AND TECHNOLOGY IN YOUR PRACTICE: WHY IT MATTERS AND WHERE IS THE RISK Dallas Bar Association Technology Summit 2019 2019... Read More
Montana Collaborative Professionals- Divorce Differently
September 25, 2019

October 2nd & 3rd: Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Training Join Montana Collaborative Professionals to learn the power of the team model for…

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HEADNOTES DUFFEE AND EITZEN
Emergency Ex Parte Applications for TROs- AS SEEN IN HEADNOTES
September 18, 2019

AS SEEN IN HEADNOTES ---> "Emergency Ex Parte Applications for TROs" - By Marianne Howland and George Shake Attorneys are often... Read More
T. Hunter Lewis to Speak at Dallas Bar Association’s first-ever Technology Summit
September 11, 2019

T. Hunter Lewis will be speaking at an upcoming program at the Belo Mansion on September 13th – The Dallas Bar…

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DBA DAY OF SERVICE 2019
September 3, 2019

REGISTER FOR THE DBA'S FIFTH ANNUAL DAY OF SERVICE CLICK TO READ FULL HEADNOTES SEPTEMBER 2019 ARTICLE BY GEORGE SHAKE AND... Read More
RoughRIders
Duffee + Eitzen Presents: RoughRiders 2019
August 28, 2019

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Superlawyer 2019
Melinda Eitzen, T.Hunter Lewis, and Marilea W. Lewis selected to Superlawyers 2019
August 28, 2019

We are proud to announce that Melinda, Hunter and Marilea have been selected by superlawyer for another year in a row.... Read More
Family Violence: A Protective Order Could Save You From Being a Victim, on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog
Family Violence: A Protective Order Could Save You From Being a Victim
August 21, 2019

She apologized… He had hit her in the face, knocking her unconscious… And she apologized. That very often is what happens…

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Selected to The Best Lawyers in America© 2020!
August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019 Duffee + Eitzen is pleased to announce that three of our partners are listed in the 26th edition... Read More
Substance abuse and divorce, on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog
Substance Abuse and Divorce
August 14, 2019

Often, unhappy marriages lead to the use of substances as a means of coping. Alcohol, illicit drugs, and prescription drugs are…

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What is my divorce going to cost? on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog
What is my divorce going to cost?
August 7, 2019

How much will my divorce cost?  It is one of the first questions I’m asked when meeting with a client for…

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what you should know if you are considering divorce, on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog
What You Should Know If You Are Considering Divorce
July 31, 2019

The decision to divorce is never an easy one. Emotions are likely to be intense on both sides, which makes it…

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Post divorce checklist- very important once your divorce is finalized- on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog
Post Divorce Checklist
July 24, 2019

There are many important items to consider when your divorce is final. Managing them all by yourself can feel overwhelming. Use the following checklist to determine key tasks that may need to be completed as you begin moving forward financially. 

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Deciding to divorce, not a quick or easy decision, on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog
Deciding to Divorce: Not a Quick or Easy Decision
July 18, 2019

The decision to begin the divorce process can be frightening and the unknown overwhelming. In working with couples in divorce situations, it has been our experience that either one or both of them have known that the marriage was over for some time.

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If is not not in writing it didn't happen, advice for parents dealing with school issues- on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog
If It Is Not In Writing It Didn’t Happen
July 10, 2019

Parents tell me every day what a teacher or principal told them. Sometimes what I hear is shocking. Oftentimes I hear something that does not match what the law requires. But when it comes time to prove it, it becomes a “he said – she said” match, which rarely ends well for parents.

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Your pets in a divorce, addressed on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog
Not Always Free to a Good Home – Your Pets in a Divorce
July 2, 2019

In the event you or someone you know are thinking about a divorce, consider what you want to do about your pets.  While there is no standard possession schedule for pets after divorce, a skilled family law attorney can help you navigate the divorce process, weighing the facts that would lead to a favorable outcome.

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Melinda Eitzen Mediation
Mediation: 5 Commonly Asked Questions
May 22, 2019

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

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D Magazines Best Lawyers In Dallas Event 2019
May 2, 2019

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

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D+E Donates $50,000 in Honor of Judge Hartman – Headnotes May 2019
May 2, 2019

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

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