Sugar Land Alimony Lawyer
Providing Valuable Insight & Support
When you and your spouse decide to split up, there are a number of concerns that may immediately arise. If your spouse supported you during the marriage, you may be wondering how you will get by on your own. Or you may be worried about the amount you will be asked to pay, assuming you are the one who makes significantly more money. Whatever the situation may be, you can depend on our experienced Sugar Land alimony lawyer at Kutty Law Firm, PLLC to help. We represent both parties in alimony matters and divorce cases.
How Is Spousal Support Decided?
Spousal Support is awarded on a case by case basis in Texas to typically a non-earning spouseif certain conditions are met. In some instances if both parties earn sufficient incomes or the marital estate is fairly large, spousal support may not be awardedat all. Often it is awarded just for the pendency of the divorceon a temporary basis. The Kutty Law Firm is well versed in what the caselaw and Family Code rules are involving this issue. Please call for a consultation regarding this matter.
The factors considered include the:
- Age of each spouse
- Duration of the marriage
- Earnings of each spouse
- Marital standard of living
- Education/earning ability of each spouse
- Tax implications
- Physical state of each spouse
- History of family violence
- Mental health issues in the family
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