Family Law, Probate Law, & Business Law Firm in The Woodlands, Texas
Law Firm OverviewKalish Law Texas is a divorce, collaborative law, family law, wills/probate and business law firm located in The Woodlands, Texas. We assist in all matters of family law with personal and passionate representation. We represent individuals, families, businesses, and health care professionals.
We are ready and able to combine our various areas of law to help real people with real-life situations. This means that if you are considering divorce, we can also advise you about how the divorce will affect your small business, or how and when you should update your will.
Attorney Bob Kalish founded the Kalish Law Firm over 30 years ago with the objective of providing legal care to families and businesses alike with a warm and welcoming atmosphere. At Kalish Law Texas, our eye is on your future, whether it is peaceably dividing assets after a divorce or planning your estate or future business endeavor.
Attorney Siomara Ramirez Pitre is fluent in English and Spanish and is a trained Texas mediator.
Tenemos una abogada que habla espaņol directamente con usted.
Year this Office was Established: 1984
Languages: Spanish, English
Areas of Law
Additional Areas of Law: Health Care Directives; Elder Care Planning; Estate Planning for Non-Traditional Families; Non-Probate Settlement of Estates; Letters Testamentary; Muniments of Title; Intestate Succession; Contested Probate Cases; Child Support Collection and Modification; Paternity Termination; Non-Traditional Family Law; Business Start-up and Choice of Entity; Incorporation; Drafting of Initial Documents; Contract Drafting and Negotiation; Ongoing Business Guidance; Legal Risk Management and Employment Law; Business Purchase or Sale; Deed Preparation; Document Review; Legal Services for Healthcare Professionals; Child Custody and Modification; Complex Marital Assets and Divorce; Family Trust Agreements; Collaborative Divorce; Community Property Division; Continued Legal Support Services Tailored for Small and Family-owned Businesses.
Areas of Law Description
The Kalish Law Office provides experienced, knowledgeable legal representation in the following practice areas:
- Family Law
Our divorce and family law attorneys have experience in negotiation, settlement and collaborative divorce. Our family law attorneys in The Woodlands handle child support, custody and modification cases. If your prior court orders for visitation, custody, or child support are no longer serving the needs of your family, we can help you file for a modification of those orders.
- Business Law
The skilled business law attorneys at Kalish Law Office can also assist you with the start-up of your new business. We will meet with you to discuss your goals and help you to formulate a business plan. We will guide you through the choice of business entity and help you draft documents and register your new or ongoing business with the proper state and governmental authorities. Two of our attorneys have a prior background in healthcare and represent health care practitioners in various aspects of business.
- Estate Planning, Wills and Probate Law
Our attorneys at Kalish Law Office have the knowledge and experience to help you understand your estate planning options, from drafting a simple will to reviewing a variety of estate planning options for complicated or high asset estates.
We provide mediation services at Kalish Law Office. We accept referrals from attorneys, counselors, and other professionals. In addition, some court orders require mediation prior to filing a lawsuit. We are able to assist with that requirement. We are able to provide mediation in English and Spanish.
Mr. Bob Kalish
Alimony, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Business and Industry, Business Formation, Business Law
Ms. Laura Kalish
Adoption, Business and Industry, Business Law, Contracts, Estate Planning
Ms. Siomara R. Pitre
Adoption, Alimony, Child Custody and Visitation, Child Support, Civil Litigation
- Montgomery County Bar Association
- The Collaborative Law Institute of Texas
- Montgomery County Association of Business Women
- International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
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