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When Do You Need an LGBT Adoption Lawyer in Houston, Texas?

When Do You Need an LGBT Adoption Lawyer in Houston, Texas?

September 21, 2019

There are more kids out there who need a good home than there are people to adopt them. This is why it boggles the mind when an LGBT couple’s application for adoption is denied. LGBT couples make excellent parents. They take great care of their children and love them as much as any other parent.…

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Pre-Nuptial Agreements Can Help LGBT Couples | LGBT Divorce Attorney

How Does a Pre-Nuptial Agreement Help LGBT Couples in Houston?

September 17, 2019

LGBT couples have been able to get married in Texas for a few years now. And, while nobody sets out to get married only to get divorced, things happen. Hopefully, you and your partner will be together forever. But, just in case that doesn’t happen, you should protect yourself with a pre-nuptial agreement. Your LGBT…

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Separation Agreements and LGBT Couples | LGBT Family Lawyer

How Can a Separation Agreement Help an LGBT Couple in Houston?

September 7, 2019

If you and your partner have gotten married, you hope it will last forever. Nobody gets married thinking they’re going to get divorced later on. And, for LGBT couples, it took so long for them be allowed to marry, they take the institution seriously. One issue that LGBT couples face that straight couples don’t face…

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LGBT Attorneys Can Help Overcome Challenges to Gay Adoptions

LGBT Attorneys in Houston Can Help Overcome Challenges to Gay Adoptions

August 6, 2019

There are so many children out there who would benefit from a loving family. Yet when great candidates apply for adoptions, they’re turned down. Adoption agencies come up with all sorts of reasons why gay couples shouldn’t be approved to adopt a child. What it really comes down to is pervasive discrimination by adoption agencies against…

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How Can You Change Your Name as a Transgender Person?

How Can You Change Your Name as a Transgender Person?

August 6, 2019

Once you’ve identified as transgender, the next logical thing is to change your name. Your name is a big part of your identity. It’s important that you be able to identify the way you want. Thankfully, the process to legally change your name in Texas is not that complicated. Although the process itself isn’t all…

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What Does the Wittmer v Phillips Case Mean for LGBT People in Texas?

What Does the Ruling in the Wittmer v Phillips Case Mean for LGBT People in Texas?

August 6, 2019

Nicole Wittmer had applied for a job with a company called Phillips 66. She was offered the job but when her employer found out she was transgender, they withdrew their offer. Wittmer sued under Title VII claiming that she was discriminated against based on her being transgender. Wittmer filed suit in the Southern District of…

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