Blog Posts in March, 2016

  • Mar 28 2016

    Donald E. Godwin Selected to 2016 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America

    We are proud to announce that founder and CEO of Godwin Bowman PC, Donald E. Godwin, has been selected for the Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America list for 2016. This is a prestigious honor that recognizes fewer than 1/10 of 1% of attorneys throughout the nation. The selection is a testament to ...

  • Mar 11 2016

    Godwin Bowman PC Attorneys Recognized Among the 2016 Best Lawyers in America

    Noted Texas Trial and Appellate law firm, Godwin Bowman PC, is proud to announce that the firm has had four attorneys recognized on the 2016 list of The Best Lawyers in America published by Woodward-White. On the 2016 list are Chairman and CEO, Donald E. Godwin; President, COO and Managing ...

  • Mar 11 2016

    It's Not Just for Trick or Treat...Who Gets the Kids on Holidays?

    The standard holiday possession schedule in the Texas Family Code does not address Halloween or several other non-major events as holidays. This means parents are stuck with the default possession schedule you have in place for normal weekend/weekday possession, unless you specifically address ...

  • Mar 11 2016

    Possession in Texas: Children Under 3 - A Different Animal

    The Texas Family Code sets forth a “Standard Possession Order” detailing custody procedures of children whose parents are going through (or have gone through) divorce. It is presumed that the standard possession order provides “reasonable minimum possession of a child” and is in the “best interest ...

  • Mar 10 2016

    Bankruptcy Shareholder comments on Bankruptcy Crisis

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Bankruptcy Shareholder Sid Scheinberg was recently quoted in the Dallas Morning News and in Texas Lawbook. The article, "Texas Business Bankruptcies may Double: 'The Carnage is Going to be Terrible" projects that a tidal wave of corporate failures is headed this way. Mr. ...

  • Mar 7 2016

    Seven Godwin Bowman PC Attorneys Named to 2016 Texas Rising Stars

    Seven attorneys from the noted trial and appellate law firm Godwin Bowman PC have been recognized on the 2016 list of Texas Rising Stars. Read the full story here