Wise County Fighting For Your Rights

Wise County Family Law Attorney

Protecting and Preserving Your Best Interests

Wise County FamilyAt Law Offices 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 Offices 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 Offices 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 Legal Professionals
  • Mark M. Childress
  • Desiree A. Hartwigsen
  • Sarah E. Robbins
  • Konnor N. Lee
  • Laura E. Richardson
  • Melissa S. Mozingo
  • Amie M. Wilson
  • Kristie M. Falbo
  • Rick J. Mitchell
  • Kelsie Connell
  • Mark M. Childress Mark M. Childress

    Founding Attorney

    Honors & Awards Top Young Lawyers in Texas Tarrant County's Top Attorney's Top Attorneys – Fort Worth Magazine - 2008 TO ...
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  • Desiree A. Hartwigsen Desiree A. Hartwigsen

    Managing 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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  • Sarah E. Robbins Sarah E. Robbins

    Senior Litigator

    Sarah E. Robbins is the newest member of the team at the Law Offices 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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  • Konnor N. Lee Konnor N. Lee

    Supervising Attorney

    Konnor Lee was raised in Arlington, TX and attended the University of Arkansas , where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts ...
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  • Laura E. Richardson Laura E. Richardson

    Senior Litigator

    Raised in Westchester County, New York, by two corporate attorneys, attending law school after graduating from Dartmouth was ...
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  • Melissa S. Mozingo Melissa S. Mozingo

    Lead Litigator

    After working as a legal assistant for a year, Melissa knew she wanted to pursue a career in law. Melissa graduated from the ...
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  • Amie M. Wilson Amie M. Wilson

    Senior 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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  • Kristie M. Falbo Kristie M. Falbo

    Lead Litigator

    Associate Attorney Kristie M. Falbo is a Houston native who worked as a prosecutor for nine years in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania ...
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  • Rick J. Mitchell Rick J. Mitchell

    Senior Litigator

    Rick Mitchell graduated from the University of Tulsa College of Law in 2001, where he was a two-time member of the Dean’s ...
  • Kelsie Connell Kelsie Connell


    Kelsie grew up in Denton, Texas where she discovered her passion with helping others through law. Kelsie began as a legal ...
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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. 

  • Transparency

    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.

  • Top 10 Family Law Award 2022 - Attorney and Practice Magazine
  • Top Attorney Award winner at Attorney.com
  • Martindale-Hubbell Client Champion Award
  • Top 3 Divorce Lawyers in Fort Worth - Three Best Rated
  • Top Attorneys
  • 360 West Top Attorneys
  • Best Divorce Lawyers in Fort Worth - Expertise 2020
  • Fort Worth Texas City Magazine - Top Attorneys
  • Rated by Super Lawyers - Rising Stars
  • Top 10 Business - Thervo
  • Client Champion 2020- Martindale Hubbell
  • Top Attorneys 2020 Rated by Fort Worth Magazine
  • Top Attorneys 2020 - Rated by 360 West Magazine
  • Best Divorce Lawyers in Fort Worth- Expertise 2021