Wise County Helping to Make Your Family Matters Less Stressful

Wise County Family Law Attorney

Protecting and Preserving Your Best Interests

Wise County FamilyAt Law Office of Mark M. Childress, PLLC, our Wise County lawyers have extensive experience in the family law field. We understand the emotionally charged atmosphere around this type of law and approach all our cases with compassion and empathy. We want our clients to feel like they can trust us with their unique challenges and goals.

To speak to our Wise County team, call our firm at (817) 497-8148 today!

You can depend on our firm to passionately advocate for your rights and represent your best interests in and out of the courtroom. Based on your goals and legal issues, we will create a plan of action that works best for your situation.

Skilled Family Law Attorneys

At Law Office of Mark M. Childress, PLLC, our lawyers are here to help solve your family law issues. From creating a custody arrangement to getting through the divorce process, we can effectively advocate for your best interests. You can count on our Wise County team to provide you with a unique legal experience you won't find at other firms.

Our team can efficiently handle cases involving the following:

  • Child Custody: Our attorneys can help married and unmarried parents create a strong child custody arrangement that works for all parties involved.

  • Child Access & Visitation: Sometimes, parents must seek legal intervention after a custody order has been established.

  • Modifications: We can determine whether a post-divorce or custody arrangement qualifies for a modification. If so, we will present your case to the court and advocate on behalf of your best interests.

  • Adoption: Let our lawyers navigate the often confusing and challenging legal process of adoption for you. We will ease this process as much as we can.

  • Divorce: Divorces have the potential to be emotionally and legally challenging, especially if a couple has a hard time agreeing on matters such as property and asset division, support, custody, and other issues that must be established before the divorce can be finalized. Our legal team can take the legal burden off your shoulders.

  • Property Division: If a couple isn't sure how to divide their marital property, they may be stuck in divorce litigation longer than they would like. We can help you devise a property division plan that is fair for both parties.

  • Paternity: Parents who are not married at the time of their child's birth must establish paternity through legal channels. We can prepare and present the appropriate forms to you and the court so the process is completed smoothly.

  • Temporary Orders: Occasionally, clients may need to alter legal orders for a short period of time. We can help you get your case heard and resolved quickly.

Focused On Our Clients' Best Interests

Law Office of Mark M. Childress, PLLC is determined to help our clients in Wise County successfully confront and resolve their family law issue, no matter what it may entail. As such, we are committed to working closely with you from the start of your case all the way through to the resolution to ensure your best interests are always upheld.

Don't wait, call our firm at (817) 497-8148 or contact us online to begin.

Meet Our Team 

Dedicated Family Law Professionals
  • Mark M. Childress
  • Desiree A. Hartwigsen
  • Elizabeth C. Barr
  • Sarah E. Robbins
  • Amie M. Wilson
  • Mark M. Childress Mark M. Childress

    Founding Attorney

    Areas of Practice Divorce Complex Divorce Family Law Custody & Visitation Property Division Adoption Military Divorce ...
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  • Desiree A. Hartwigsen Desiree A. Hartwigsen

    Associate Attorney

    Desiree A. Hartwigsen grew up in Stephenville, Texas where she graduated from Tarleton State University with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice. During her time at Tarleton, Desiree studied abroad in London, England at Queen Mary’s University where she studied Comparative Criminal Justice.
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  • Elizabeth C. Barr Elizabeth C. Barr

    Associate Attorney

    Elizabeth C. Barr is a Dallas/Fort Worth native. She attended college at the University of North Texas where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Elizabeth’s eagerness to learn lead her to law school at Texas Wesleyan University School of Law where she obtained her Juris Doctorate Degree. While in law school Elizabeth knew she wanted to practice family law.
  • Sarah E. Robbins Sarah E. Robbins

    Associate Attorney

    Sarah E. Robbins is the newest member of the team at the Law Office of Mark M. Childress, PLLC. She was born and raised in Colorado where she graduated from the University of Colorado with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and a minor in communications. After a visit to her uncle’s law office at the age of six, Sarah decided to follow in her uncle’s footsteps and become a lawyer.
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  • Amie M. Wilson Amie M. Wilson

    Paralegal

    Amie began working in family law as a receptionist in a small private practice where she was tasked with answering the telephone, corresponding with clients and court staff and handling a multitude of other administrative duties. Amie’s ability to multitask and her attention to detail lead her to be tasked with handling an overflow of paralegal work.
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Why Choose Us for Your Family Matters?

  • Direct Access To Your Attorney

    Our Attorneys personally handle each case themselves. You will have direct access to your attorney to be able to get the answers that you need. 

  • Transparancy

    Honesty and transparency are critical in building trust with your attorney. You will always know what is going on with your case every step of the way.

  • Team Oriented

    At our firm you're not just a case number, our staff will always know the status of your case and help to make your situation more manageable.

  • Personalized Approach

    Our team understands that no two cases are the same. Your strategy will be tailored specifically to you and your family's goals.

  • Rated by Super Lawyers - Rising Stars
  • Fort Worth Texas City Magazine - Top Attorneys
  • Best Divorce Lawyers in Fort Worth - Expertise 2020
  • Top Attorneys 2020 - Rated by 360 West Magazine