Wichita Falls Family Law Attorney Richard Sutherland

At the office of Richard Sutherland, Attorney at Law, I protect the rights of individuals in Texas. I know that every legal situation is different and I will take the time to learn the specific facts and circumstances of your case as well as your goals in order that I can tailor my representation accordingly. I work hard to earn your trust, offering an environment where you can discuss the important issues and know that you are going to be heard and I am going to represent you to the best of my ability. To set up an appointment, contact my office online or call today. Most of my practice is related to matters pertaining to family law and the services listed below are some, but not all of my areas of experience.

Family Law

The practice of family law in Texas involves a multitude of different issues and my practice is mostly related to matters pertaining to family law. I am here to help you in what may be the most difficult of times.

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As an AV rated Texas family law attorney, I represent men and women throughout the divorce process, from the initial filing through final judgment and requests for modification or enforcement of final orders.

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Child Custody

I will help you establish and implement custody and access agreements that are in the best interests of everyone involved, with the focus on the needs of your children.

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Child Support

The calculation of child support does not always fall within the Child Support Guidelines either because of unusual circumstances or because the amount of Net Resource Income exceeds the amount to which the percentage is usually applied. I will discuss your circumstances with you to assist you in determining which amount of child support is likely to be applied in your case.

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As circumstances change in the lives of ex-spouses, modifications of child custody, visition, child support or spousal support are often needed. This may happen if jobs are lost, jobs change or opportunities exist in other states.

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Interstate Family Law

Family law cases involving parents living in different states are becoming more and more common and I have the expertise to assist you in yoru interstate custody dispute.

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Pre Marital

A premarital agreement is a contract between persons about to marry which may serve a variety of purposes including not only preserving a person’s separate property but also recharacterizing the income from separate property to community property or entirely eliminating the accumulation of community property during a marriage. Each agreement is tailored to fit the needs of the persons to be married. There are many factors to consider in preparing a premarital agreement and I have prepared many such agreements throughout the years of my practice.

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Post Marital

A post marital agreement is intended to effect an exchange of existing community property between spouses such that the exchanged property becomes the separate property of the spouse. It differs from a premarital agreement in several important respects.

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