Divorce, Family Law, Child Custody Cases, Visitation
Denton County is currently one of the fastest growing counties in the United States and our lawyers have been offering the best in divorce and family law services for years. It comprises parts of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, with the city of Denton being the county seat. This area of Texas has a laid-back atmosphere full of live music, bicycle riding, thrift stores, and the creative energy of a college town. Denton is home to two well-known universities, Texas Woman’s University and the University of North Texas. Because of this, there is an unmistakable culture to the city of Denton that permeates through the entire county. There is a large group of young adults who live, work, and go to school here, which keeps the energy young and full of vitality. Naturally Denton County has a healthy nightlife and thriving, unique culture.
Texas Woman’s University, commonly known as TWU, is divided into five colleges: The College of Arts and Sciences; The College of Professional Education; The College of Health Sciences; The College of Nursing; and Graduate School. TWU’s nursing doctoral program is the largest in the United States. The University of North Texas is one of Texas’ largest universities, offering 98 bachelor’s, 82 master’s, and 36 doctoral degree programs. It has one of the nations’ best music colleges with a nationally acclaimed jazz program. UNT also has acclaimed programs for business MBA and environmental philosophy. Some of the top lawyers and attorneys in the Denton County area come out of UNT.
Historically, the city of Denton was established in 1857 who wanted the county seat to be in the middle of the county. The city and the county were both named after John B. Denton who was a pioneer lawyer and preacher as well as a soldier. Prior to becoming a college town in the 1890’s, Denton was a hub for agricultural trade with cottonseed oil and flour mills spread all along the area. Denton is still home to several large manufacturing companies including Peterbuilt and Victor Equipment. In addition to family law, divorce and child custody issues, we have handled business law cases.
Denton also retains it’s cowboy spirit through the North Texas Horse Country, one of the largest concentrations of horse farms in the United States. Here, equine enthusiasts can find a variety of breeds including Thoroughbreds, Appaloosas, Quarter horses, Paints, Arabians, Warmbloods and more. Professionals and horse lovers alike flock to this area for its diversity of breeding farms, training facilities and specialists. North Texas Horse Country also offers tours, lessons, and horseback riding, making it a destination for visitors seeking the ultimate Western experience. Cities include Frisco, Lewisville, Argyle and more. If you are looking for a child support or custody lawyer in North Texas, look no further.