Reclaiming Your Strength: Making the Mental Shift from Victim to Survivor

It happened to you, and it wasn’t your choice. But as a survivor of infidelity or domestic violence, you do have a choice about how you shape your future. Although infidelity and domestic violence don’t always occur simultaneously, it can happen.  This is mainly because both acts involve poor levels of self-control and respect for women. Unfortunately, a lot of women blame themselves for their partner’s ... Read More

Get your pumpkins in a row and live the life you were meant to live!!

October is our anniversary! 9 years ago, I ventured forth into the great unknown, J.D. in hand, and hung out my shingle. I had no plan, and I winged a lot of it. I crashed and burned a few times because of that. As horrible as some of that was, I learned a great deal. One of the things I learned was the importance of having a PLAN. That same lesson is what we share with our clients today. Having a PLAN will go a ... Read More

New Beginnings: 4 Positive Ways You Can Support a Friend Going Through a Divorce

When a close friend is going through a divorce, it can be difficult to know what to say and do to support them. Even if the end of the marriage is clearly the best outcome for an unhappy relationship, emotions are probably running high and it can be difficult to find the right words or gestures of support. Don’t let trepidation silence you. Ask anyone who’s been through a divorce and they will tell you that ... Read More

How to Help Your Kids Transition Into Two Homes After Your Divorce

When parents divorce, the household is also divided. Your kids now have two homes: yours and that of your former spouse. While this change can be upsetting, as children don’t generally welcome disruptions to their routines, there are ways that you can put the experience in a positive and even exciting light before, during, and after the divorce. Get the Children Involved When the new home is being established, ... Read More

Divorce Workshop for Women

Alexandra Geczi, PLLC is hosting a Divorce Workshop for Women (REGISTER here). Do you know a woman who: struggles with an unhappy marriage? has thought about divorce but has been too afraid or overwhelmed to talk with a lawyer? has an agreement with her husband but is letting her husband “take care of it”? wants to learn more about the options she has to take back control over her life? Then tell ... Read More

Mortgage Breakup: Should I Keep the House After My Divorce?

Divorce is one of those events that can shake your very reality. Everything in your life has changed and will continue to change, and you may even find yourself clinging to your marital home as a lifeline and source of stability in your new situation. You may desperately want to keep it, but should you? This is one of those questions without a quick and easy answer. Whether or not you should hold onto the house ... Read More

Alexandra Geczi Featured in Voyage Dallas

Attorney Alexandra Geczi was recently featured in a Voyage Dallas article where she shares her story of building a successful law firm. Click here to check it out! ... Read More

Alexandra Geczi Appears on Impact Makers

Attorney Alexandra Geczi recently appeared on the Impact Makers Radio Program with Stewart Andrew Alexander. During the show, Alexandra addresses some of the most common misconceptions and unknown pitfalls that women experiencing divorce should avoid when looking at their options for divorce. Click here to listen! ... Read More

Class Ceiling: Is Private Tuition Payable in a Texas Divorce?

When it comes to child support, Texas uses a standard support formula referenced in the Texas Family Code. In 2017, there is a ceiling of $8,500 on the amount of child support that can be calculated, and the presumed maximum amount for one child is 20%, or $1,700. It doesn’t matter if you have custody of the children after years as the home’s Chief Domestic Officer and your ex is a Fortune 500 executive making ... Read More

When Words Hurt: Helping Your Child Cope With Bullying at School

Bullying is a focal point of media attention these days. Taylor Swift wrote the anti-bullying anthem “Mean” to rebuke her high school tormentors, and celebrities like Anne Hathaway, Demi Lovato, and Lady Gaga have all lent their voices and personal experiences to the cause. It has all served to bring public awareness to what parents have always known: kids can be cruel. Schools are attempting to deal with the ... Read More