Austin Divorce Attorney
Skilled Representation for Family Law Cases in Austin
If you are facing a divorce, you need an attorney to protect your rights
and the best interest of your family. At Menduni Martindill, our team
of Austin family lawyers is committed to helping clients like you obtain
the divorce outcome they need. Whether you are facing a contested divorce
or an annulment, we have the experience and resources to guide you through
every step of the process.
Menduni Martindill's Unique Qualifications
- Menduni Martindill is a recognized business by the Better Business Bureau®
Becca Menduni was included in the Texas
Rising Stars℠ list for 2010 and 2011
- Ms. Menduni is also Board Certified in family law by the Texas Board of
Why You Need to Hire a Trustworthy Lawyer
Our Austin family lawyers recognize that the outcome of your divorce could
greatly impact your future; as such, we look out for the best interests
of you and your children—considering what choices will have the
best results on a short- and long-term level. Whether you need an
annulment or are divorcing after years of marriage,
our family law firm will do everything possible to protect your rights.
Professional Help for Divorces in Austin, Texas
It is important that you understand the specific laws of the state because
they can greatly affect the progress of your divorce and the overall outcome
of your case. We are well-versed in Texas family law and can counsel you
on the road ahead. You, or your spouse, must be a resident of the state
of Texas for 6 months, and at least 90 days of the county you reside in,
before you can officially file.
After filing, there's a 60-day waiting period. There are two ways to
end a marriage: no-fault divorce and fault-based divorce. Cases of no-fault
imply there has been conflict or that you and your partner haven't
been living together for at least 3 years. Fault-based cases are, however,
To qualify, one of the following factors must be present:
- Cruel and inhumane treatment
- Confinement for incurable insanity for 3 years
- Conviction of a felony resulting in imprisonment for more than a year
Some cases can be executed through mutually agreed-upon terms. When issues
such as custody, which are typical concerns of divorcing couples, can
be resolved amicably, the process can be exceuted more easily. On the
other hand, divorces of default must be executed when one partner doesn't
sign the required papers; therefore, the partner who filed is permitted
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Our Austin divorce lawyers are here to help!
Unfortunately, getting a divorce is not as simple as agreeing to part ways.
Throughout the process, countless issues can arise that neither party
may have expected; every effort should be made to resolve these issues
as quickly and favorably as possible. If you cannot agree, the court will
intervene and the judge will make a ruling on each topic. Failing to hire
an adept lawyer can leave you dealing with terms and conditions that simply
do not work for you or your family members.
At Menduni Martindill, our qualifications allow clients to feel secure
in our legal representation.
Attorney Becca Menduni is board certified in family law by the Texas Board
of Legal Specialization and our clients praise our "knowledge and experience." We can
analyze your legal issue and get back to you with pertinent information
that can be highly advantageous to your case.
Dealing with a family law issue?
Contact a divorce lawyer from our firm to learn more.
We provide sound legal assistance for both English and Spanish speakers.