Turner Thornton

Turner Thornton

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Turner Thornton is a highly-regarded North Texas family law attorney who leads Varghese Summersett Family Law Group. A skilled negotiator and experienced litigator, Turner has successfully guided hundreds of individuals and families through a very difficult in their lives. He is skilled in all aspects of family law, including divorce, child custody disputes, and property division.

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    Family Law
    Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements
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Texas
State Bar of Texas
ID Number: 24088533
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  • English
Education
Texas A&M University School of Law
J.D. | Law
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University of Texas - Austin
B.S. (2009) | Business
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State Bar of Texas  # 24088533
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Credit Score and Divorce: Credit Score During and after Divorce
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Dividing Cryptocurrency in Divorce
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Protecting Your Professional Practice in Divorce
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Served Divorce Papers in Texas
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Served Divorce Papers in Texas
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What are a Father's Rights in Texas
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J. Turner Thornton heads up Varghese Summersett Family Law Group. A skilled negotiator and experienced litigator, Turner has successfully guided hundreds of individuals and families through the most tumultuous time of their lives. He is adept in all aspects of family law, including high-asset divorce, child custody disputes and property division. Meet Attorney Turner Thornton | Varghese Summersett Family Law Group

J. Turner Thornton heads up Varghese Summersett Family Law Group. A skilled negotiator and experienced litigator, Turner has successfully guided hundreds of individuals and families through the most tumultuous time of their lives. He is adept in all aspects of family law, including high-asset divorce, child custody disputes and property division.

It's possible for both parents to agree that no child support should be paid. However, the judge may not go along with it. Attorney Turner Thornton explains in this short video. Can both parents opt out of child support?

It's possible for both parents to agree that no child support should be paid. However, the judge may not go along with it. Attorney Turner Thornton explains in this short video.

If mom and dad are on the same page as co-parents, they are can agree to a different possession or access arrangement than what is in the court order. Still, it's best to get it in writing, says family law attorney Turner Thornton. Can parents agree to a different possession schedule than what's in the court order?

If mom and dad are on the same page as co-parents, they are can agree to a different possession or access arrangement than what is in the court order. Still, it's best to get it in writing, says family law attorney Turner Thornton.

A judge can hold you in contempt of court for not paying child support, which is punishable by jail time. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains what you should do if you fall behind in this short video. Can you go jail for not paying child support?

A judge can hold you in contempt of court for not paying child support, which is punishable by jail time. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains what you should do if you fall behind in this short video.

Do you have to pay child support if you and your ex share 50-50? It depends. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains. Do you have to pay child support if you share 50-50 custody with your ex?

Do you have to pay child support if you and your ex share 50-50? It depends. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains.

Attorney Turner Thornton says a judge may not order child support to be automatically withheld if both parties agree to a different payment method. Does child support have to be withheld from my paycheck?

Attorney Turner Thornton says a judge may not order child support to be automatically withheld if both parties agree to a different payment method.

The cost of divorce depends on numerous factors, including how long it takes. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains what drives costs up or down. How much does a divorce cost?

The cost of divorce depends on numerous factors, including how long it takes. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains what drives costs up or down.

In Texas, it takes at least 61 days to get a divorce. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains in this short video. How quickly can I get divorced?

In Texas, it takes at least 61 days to get a divorce. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains in this short video.

Even if you owe child support, you still have a right to see your child. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains in this short video. If you owe child support, can your ex withhold visitation?

Even if you owe child support, you still have a right to see your child. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains in this short video.

Varghese Summersett Family Law Group represents individuals facing divorce and family law issues in and around Fort Worth. To learn more about Varghese Summersett Family Law Group, visit: https://www.familytexas.com or call (817) 900-3220. Varghese Summersett Family Law Group: 'Our Team Wakes Up Each Day to Protect You'

Varghese Summersett Family Law Group represents individuals facing divorce and family law issues in and around Fort Worth. To learn more about Varghese Summersett Family Law Group, visit: https://www.familytexas.com or call (817) 900-3220.

Even if both spouses have agreed on all divorce-related issues, they still must wait 61 days for a divorce. Attorney Turner Thornton explains in this short video. Waiting period for divorce in Texas [2022]

Even if both spouses have agreed on all divorce-related issues, they still must wait 61 days for a divorce. Attorney Turner Thornton explains in this short video.

Many divorcing couples are able resolve issues through mediation, rather than fighting it out in court. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains how mediation works in this short video. What can I expect when I go to mediation?

Many divorcing couples are able resolve issues through mediation, rather than fighting it out in court. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains how mediation works in this short video.

Many divorcing couples are able resolve issues through mediation, rather than fighting it out in court. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains how mediation works in this short video. What can I expect when I go to mediation?

Many divorcing couples are able resolve issues through mediation, rather than fighting it out in court. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains how mediation works in this short video.

Many divorcing couples are able resolve issues through mediation, rather than fighting it out in court. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains how mediation works in this short video. What can I expect when I go to mediation?

Many divorcing couples are able resolve issues through mediation, rather than fighting it out in court. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains how mediation works in this short video.

Mediations are binding, enforceable agreements, which means you can't just undo it. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains in this short video. What happens if I change my mind after mediation?

Mediations are binding, enforceable agreements, which means you can't just undo it. Family law attorney Turner Thornton explains in this short video.

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Varghese Summersett Family Law Group
300 Throckmorton Street
Suite 1650 B
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Telephone: (817) 900-3220
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