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How To Determine Alimony During Divorce

February 20th, 2020

Family Law Attorney Minneapolis Alimony refers to the financial obligation between spouses during their marriage, and even after a divorce occurs. Alimony is granted to one party during divorce proceedings based on an understanding between the two parties or by the judgment of the court. Alimony is used to prevent unfair economic effects of a… Read more »

6 Ways To Protect Your Money In A Minnesota Divorce

February 20th, 2020

When going through a divorce, you may feel concerned about your money. One question that a lot of people going through a divorce have is how can I protect my money? Thankfully, there are certain things that you can do to protect your money and six of them will be discussed here. Print Off Current… Read more »

5 Common Questions About Alimony

February 20th, 2020

When it comes to alimony, otherwise known as spousal support or spousal maintenance, there are a lot of factors that come into play. This can be made even more confusing for some because there isn’t a set calculation that determines alimony in Minnesota. Because of this, divorcing couples may have a lot of questions in… Read more »

The Mechanics of Filing for Divorce

January 20th, 2020

The laws and procedures differ from one legal system to another, and even slightly from state to state in the United States. Although legally, the process is fairly simple, emotionally it is usually not at all simple. The first step is to file a petition or legal request in the family court in the county… Read more »

Divorce in Minneapolis and Surrounding Areas

January 9th, 2020

In Minneapolis, Minnesota, your divorce is subject to state laws. When you’re filing for divorce in MN, the legal term for your divorce is “Dissolution of Marriage.” There are many laws and procedures involved before finalizing a divorce, which is why you will need an attorney to help you through this time and make it as easy… Read more »

How Do I Get Child Visitation in Minnesota?

December 25th, 2019

When you file for divorce in Minnesota, you still want to spend adequate time with your child. That relationship is incredibly important to both you and your child, and you want to ensure that you have adequate time to spend with them. Pursuing child visitation in Minnesota will help you set up a legal standard… Read more »

The Ins And Outs Of Dividing Your Property In A Divorce

December 9th, 2019

When getting a divorce, there are a few things that are often top priority. One thing that many divorcing couples often need help with is determining how their property will be divided in the divorce. Ideally, couples would be able to determine this on their own, but because most divorcing couples aren’t on amicable terms,… Read more »

What Happens If My Spouse Refuses to Accept the Divorce

November 20th, 2019

Divorce is a tough psychological experience for anyone, and some people handle it better than others. In many situations, one spouse wants the divorce more than the other. Some spouses even refuse to acknowledge that a divorce is taking place, trying to stop it by pretending the divorce doesn’t exist. This can be a worrying… Read more »

Who Gets the House in a Divorce?

September 20th, 2019

When it comes time to separate marital assets, there are many factors to consider. In general, you and your former spouse will split your assets 50/50. He takes his car; she takes her car. She takes the money in her checking account; he takes the money in his; the savings account and investments are split… Read more »

Can My Wife Take My Retirement in a Divorce?

September 20th, 2019

In a divorce, you must divide many of your assets between your former spouses. This includes the house, your savings accounts, and any investments–but does it include your retirement? Many people preparing for divorce find themselves asking this key question–and scrambling to protect their retirement in the event of a divorce. Is Retirement an Considered… Read more »