Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: What is an Uncontested Divorce?
A: An uncontested divorce in Texas (also called an: agreed divorce) is a divorce
in Texas when both spouses agree to the terms of the divorce, including:
Separation of Property (assets and debts), Standard Child Custody, and the
spouse who is not filing the divorce petition waives service of citation.
Q: Can I just get some forms online and do a "do it yourself divorce" or an "online
divorce" by myself?
A: Yes, you have the right to represent yourself pro se in any matter; however, be
cautious as there may be areas of the law that you may not understand. My
uncontested divorce representation includes having a licensed attorney work
on your case every step of the way.
NOTE: Companies that offer divorce forms often do not include filing fees or representation by an attorney. And some divorce firms offer low prices for a
"pro se" divorce but will not go to court with you or file the pleadings with an
Q: I want a quick divorce, how fast can I get an uncontested divorce in Texas?
A: Generally, the fastest you can get a divorce in Texas is 61 days.
Q: Do you accept checks or credit cards?
A: Yes. You can pay online via PayPal, by phone, or in person at our office.
Q: At what point do you become my divorce lawyer?
A: The attorney-client relationship is not created until you have signed a letter
agreement with our law firm and made payment.
Q: I don't know where my spouse is, will that be a problem?
A: You will need to find your spouse in order to have an uncontested divorce in
Texas. If you cannot find your spouse, but believe that your spouse will agree
to an uncontested divorce, our law firm may be able to help you locate your
spouse using public information (note that this service may be subject to
Q: I'm not sure if my spouse will agree to an uncontested divorce, what should I do?
A: Often when a spouse who is opposing the divorce learns that you are
serious about the divorce and that agreeing to the divorce will be much
cheaper than contesting the divorce; that spouse will agree to the divorce.
One tactic is to hire our firm for the agreed divorce service, we will prepare all
of the needed divorce forms and divorce petition, and mail all of the needed
documents to your spouse. At that point your spouse can sign the
documents and mail them back to our office.
Q: I'm not sure if my divorce is an "uncontested divorce" what should I do?
A: Call our office, or fill-out the contact form and type in your question(s).
We are happy to take the time to discuss your case in order to determine if
our services are right for your divorce.
Kenneth "Tray" Gober, III Attorney at Law
11940 Jollyville Road , Suite 220S
Austin, Texas 78759
Cell: 214.356.3615 Call me anytime-day or night
for a free consultation!