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Experienced Guidance For Spousal Maintenance Issues In Divorce

After a divorce, there is often significant financial disparity in the income and earning ability between spouses. When such a disparity exists, it may be necessary and appropriate for one party to provide spousal maintenance, also known as alimony, to the other.

If you are seeking legal representation for an alimony-related matter in Texas, the attorneys at The Barrera Firm are here to provide you with the guidance and advocacy you need. We have the experience to protect your financial interests in divorce.

Spousal Maintenance In Texas

Courts have wide latitude in deciding upon spousal maintenance matters. Factors they consider when making such determinations include:

  • The length of the marriage
  • Each spouse’s financial resources, education, age and health at the time of the divorce
  • Whether one spouse contributed to the training and education of the other during marriage
  • Whether acts of adultery, domestic violence or other cruel behavior were committed during the marriage

Whether you are seeking spousal maintenance/support in Texas or your ex-spouse is seeking it from you, it is important to have an experienced divorce lawyer protecting your rights and interests. At The Barrera Firm in San Antonio, our attorneys can provide you with the knowledgeable guidance and strong advocacy for alimony-related issues and other family law matters in Texas.

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If you have concerns about calculating alimony or any other divorce law matter, we are here for you. Contact our law offices online or by telephone at 210-693-0910 to arrange your initial consultation.