Texas Legal & Mediation Resources

Texas Modern Mediation Toolkit (TMMT)

The Texas Modern Mediation Toolkit is the free compliment to the State Bar of Texas' Family Lawyer's Essential Tool Kit. Each Toolkit is built with our data collection raw data template used by our CLE panelists, then formatted into the below cheat sheets. This FREE Toolkit is launched yearly at the FREE Texas Modern Mediation Conference, always on the Friday after MLK Day in January.

  1. Texas Active Duty Military & Veteran Issues

  2. Texas Adjudication of Parentage (AOP)

  3. Texas Arbitration

  4. Texas Business Valuations

  5. Texas Child Support & Health Support

  6. Texas Client Intake

  7. Texas CPS Cases

  8. Texas Custody Evaluations and Amici

  9. Texas District Clerks

  10. Texas Discovery

  11. Texas Divorce Monetary Decisions

  12. Texas Domestic & Family Violence Resources

  13. Texas DRO & DRC Mediations

  14. Texas Drug, Alcohol & Paternity Testing

  15. Texas Equal Justice Resources

  16. Texas Enforcements

  17. Texas Increasing Your Legal Knowledge

  18. Texas International & Out-of-State Cases

  19. Texas Lawyers Technology

  20. Texas Litigation Services

  21. Texas Mediation Preparation (for Attorneys, Paralegals, Parties & Mediators)

  22. Texas Mediation with Different Languages & Cultures

  23. Texas Mediation Rules & Regulations

  24. Texas MSA Drafting, Prove Up & Entry

  25. Texas Modifications

  26. Texas Notice & Service

  27. Texas Parental Access & Possession

  28. Texas Parental Rights & Duties

  29. Texas Parent-Child Evidence

  30. Texas Paternity

  31. Texas Pleading Drafting

  32. Texas Property Characterization & Evidence

  33. Texas Private Investigations

  34. Texas Online Mediation Preparation & Participation

  35. Texas QDROs

  36. Texas Real Estate Valuations

  37. Texas Spousal Support & Common Law Marriage

  38. Texas Supervised Visitation

  39. Using OurFamilyWizard

  40. Using SplitSmart

  41. Using TxDocs

  42. Using the American Family Law Center (for Pro Se Parties)

  43. Harris County Supplement: Family Courts & Contacts

  44. Harris County Supplement: Probate Court Contacts

  45. Harris County Supplement: Misdemeanor Court Contacts

  46. Harris County Supplement: District Clerk Contacts

  47. Harris County Supplement: DRC Information

  48. Harris County Supplement: DRO Information

  49. Harris County Supplement: Local Rules

Tom King's Contact Information

Attorney and Mediator Tom King's full contact information is available to add directly to your PC or mobile device in the vcard (.vcf) format. This format works with all Microsoft, Google, Android, Samsung, Apple and Yahoo products/services. Click to add Tom King's contact information (vcard) directly into your address book or mobile device's contacts.

Texas Modern Mediation and Texas CLE Newsletters

Over 10,000 Texas legal professionals subscribe to Tom King's two newsletters. On the 1st of each month, Tom publishes the "Texas Modern Mediation Newsletter" for attorneys, paralegals and judges wanting to improve the mediation process. On the 15th of each month, Tom publishes the "Texas CLE Newsletter" for attorneys, paralegals and judges wanting the latest news on upcoming CLE events including our 3 FREE CLE events each year. To subscribe to these newsletters, click here to sign up yourself and colleagues.

Texas Family Law & Mediation Mobile App

Our innovative app for Android and Apple mobile devices is perfect for quick access to a wealth of family law and mediation information from the courtroom, mediation, or home. Mobile lawyers and paralegals now have the ability to instantly view our mediation schedule (right in front of the judge), schedule, pay for, preparate for and participation in online mediation. It also includes a calculator, great courtroom/mediation notepad, legal terminology for pro se parties, State Bar of Texas resources, the Texas Family Code, access to FREE CLE, the Texas Modern Mediation Toolkit, and Texas legal Facebook groups. Additionally for Houston-area attorneys, it provides also one-touch dialing to all the Harris County family law courts, child support courts and District Clerk departments. Install the app from either the Google Play Store for Android or the Apple App Store for iOS.

Texas Family Law & Mediation Browser Extension

Our innovative browser extension for the Google Chrome Browser is perfect for quick access to a wealth of family law and mediation information from any desktop or laptop computer. Paralegals and attorneys now have the ability from their PCs to over 1,400 constantly updated Texas family law and mediation bookmarked websites! In addition, you can print or share any webpage, have access to 190 different types of calculators (including time and billing, child support, income conversion, etc.), view our mediation schedule, schedule, pay for, preparate for and participation in online mediation. It also includes a great desktop/laptop notepad, instance access to Texas laws and forms.


  1. Download this extension from the Chrome Web Store into your Google Chrome Browser

  2. Click on the "Extensions Menu" icon that looks like a puzzle piece (see image below right)

  3. Scroll down to the "Tom King Mediation" Pin Setting

  4. Click the grey Pin icon so it is solid blue to "Pin" the "TK" icon to the Extensions toolbar

  5. Click, hold & drag "TK" icon to far left to quickly access it's "Print" button to print any webpage

Harris County Courts Helpsheets

These contacts helpsheets are available for free to use and share, but do not edit these copyrighted contents. Please laminate multiple copies for your colleagues, co-workers, paralegals, briefcase, vehicle, office and home. Laminate with 5 mm, 9" x 11.5" lamination pouches. See Office Depot and Amazon for lamination machines and use extra thick white paper.


Family Courts

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Probate Courts

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Misdemeanor Courts

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