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The Law Office of Jennifer K. Gjesvold, Esq., prides itself on staying up to date with legal news and trends, changes in case law and updates in the law at the appellate level so as to best serve our clients. We also like to tell you what's trending in the firm and provide you with informative articles on various subjects that can help assist you and answer at least some of the questions you may have prior to hiring a lawyer. Click on the news and events link to get the latest news and event information. Click on the articles link if you are looking for additional information on a specific legal situation you are facing.


September 20, 2015

The Texas Supreme Court Legislative Updates are now available right here for you to review. All changes to the Family Code and related Family Law statutes summarized in these updates took effect September 1, 2015. If you’re a current client with a pending family law case, please take the time to read through these changes and familiarize yourself with the new laws. If your not a client and just looking for the latest information regarding legal matters associated with Family Law, these updates are a wealth of information and I would encourage you to review them as well!


September 15, 2015

Attorney Gjesvold was acknowledged by the Texas State Bar Pro Bono College as having qualified to become a member based on the number of hours she dedicated to pro bono cases throughout 2014-2015. Attorney Gjesvold is a firm believer in dedicating her time, effort, resources and talent to the indigent and people who have suffered from an abuse of process or a severe miscarriage of justice and she spends countless hours through the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program, Northwest Legal Aid of Texas and her own private practice to extend her services to those less fortunate and those who have suffered in the Legal System. This acknowledgment by the State Bar affirms her belief and commitment to the oath, ethics and values she swore to uphold when becoming an officer of the Court. WAY TO GO JEN!