|Contested Divorce||Uncontested Divorce||Protective Orders|
|Child Custody & Support||Pre-Nup / Post-Nup||Adoption|
|Enforcement Cases||Modification Cases||Paternity Suits|
A contested divorce is one of the most difficult experiences an individual can go through. Property division, child support, child custody and spousal maintenance are only some of the issues on which you and your spouse may not agree. Regardless of your financial situation, Sugar Land divorce attorney Chikeersha Puvvada can help you navigate the emotionally and financially challenging process that is a contested divorce. Chikeersha will strive to find an amicable solution in the best interests of your family. However, if mediation and negotiation do not work, Chikeersha will tenaciously pursue your rights all the way to trial, if necessary.
More and more couples are looking to the cordial and less costly option of an uncontested divorce. In an uncontested divorce, you and your spouse have already negotiated the major terms of your divorce without the assistance of attorneys. Sugar Land divorce attorney Chikeersha Puvvada can help you amicably finalize your agreement with your spouse and then cost-effectively turn your agreement into a binding and enforceable divorce decree.
Are you a victim of family violence in need of immediate help? If you are eligible, a family violence protective order can provide you some peace of mind by prohibiting your abuser from committing further acts of family violence, from going to or near you and from harassing or threatening you. Sugar Land family law attorney Chikeersha Puvvada will strive to help you obtain a protective order against your abuser. If you have been wrongly accused of family violence and your accuser is seeking a protective order against you, Chikeersha Puvvada can help you defend yourself in court.
Child Custody & Support
A suit affecting the parent-children relationship raises many questions. With whom will your children live? When will you have possession of your children? How much child support will you receive or pay? Who will get to decide how your children are raised? These questions need to be answered, and the answers may come through an agreement or, if necessary, after a trial. Sugar Land child custody and support attorney Chikeersha Puvvada will help you pursue a conservatorship and support decree that creates a healthy environment for your children, a decree with the right answers.
Pre-Nup and Post-Nup
Commonly referred to as a "pre-nup," a marital property agreement allows you to determine the ownership of your and your significant otherís assets, incomes and debts during marriage and in the event of a divorce. But are you aware that you can enter into a marital property agreement even after you are married? Are you also aware that marital property agreements can offer married couples strong creditor protection benefits? Sugar Land family law attorney Chikeersha Puvvada can help you determine whether a marital property agreement is right for you. Chikeersha can draft a marital property agreement for you, or, if your significant other has had an attorney prepare a marital property agreement, Chikeersha can help you understand and review it.
Bringing a child into your family is a wonderful and heart-warming experience. Sugar Land adoption attorney Chikeersha Puvvada can help you navigate the legal process of adoption so your focus can be on the new addition to your family. Whether you are a step-parent, grand-parent, foster-parent or a same sex couple, Chikeersha will strive to make the legal aspect of the adoption process the least of your concerns. If you are a parent opposing an adoption of your child, Chikeersha will fight for your parental rights.
There is nothing more frustrating than spending the time and money to obtain a decree from the court only to have the other party ignore the decree. Whether the other party is failing to pay child support, comply with possession of and access to your child, turnover assets or pay debts, you shouldnít have to put up with such behavior. Sugar Land family law attorney Chikeersha Puvvada will strive to help you enforce your court decree and seek recompense for your enforcement costs.
People and situations change. A child custody or support decree that once worked in the best interests of your child may no longer do so, especially if the lives of the people involved have substantially changed since the original decree was signed. Under the right circumstances, Texas law permits the modification of the terms of child custody and support in a decree. Sugar Land family law attorney Chikeersha Puvvada can help you determine whether you can or should seek modification of a decree. If modification is the right course for your child, Chikeersha will strive to help you obtain a modification that better reflects everyone's current situation while still creating a healthy environment for your child.
When a child is born outside of a marriage, then the fatherís paternity will need to be establish to setup child support, custody and visitation. If you are seeking to establish paternity of your child's father, Sugar Land paternity attorney Chikeersha Puvvada will help you navigate the legal system to achieve your rights so you can care for your child. If you are an alleged father facing a paternity suit, Sugar Land paternity attorney Chikeersha Puvvada will strive to protect your rights through a difficult time.