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5 Situations Where Legal Separation is Better Than a Divorce

February 27th, 2019

Sometimes, two people who get married need to separate their lives and finances after living as a united couple for years. In fact, it’s not that uncommon at all, given that nearly half of all US marriages end in divorce. But what about those situations where divorce is impossible, inadvisable, or even unwanted? Not every… Read more »

Are You Ready to Date After Your Divorce?

February 25th, 2019

Divorce is hard and can be devastating. Your life may be changing and may never be the same, but that does not mean that your new life won’t be rewarding and fulfilling. You may end up having to move out of your home into a house that may take time to turn into a home…. Read more »

The Difference Between Legal Custody, Physical Custody, and Parenting Time

February 22nd, 2019

Despite the fact that millions of families deal with child custody and parenting issues every year, there is no simple child custody arrangement. Even in situations where the parents have separated amicably and completely agree on who the children should live with and how parenting time should work, there is still the matter of legal… Read more »

Reasons You Need a Divorce Attorney

February 20th, 2019

Many people believe that they can save a lot of money by getting divorced without an attorney. Some even think that, because their divorce is mutual, they don’t need to waste their time and money on hiring an attorney to represent them. However, that is far from the truth. The truth is that not many… Read more »

When Your Child Doesn’t Want to Spend Time with The Other Parent

February 18th, 2019

Getting divorced is hard enough. Helping your children go through can seem even worse. Though you may do everything that you can, there are going to be times when your children seem to choose one parent over the other and may decide that they don’t want to spend time with their other parent. However, it… Read more »

Learning To Communicate when Co-Parenting

February 6th, 2019

Communicating with an ex is never easy. Add in trying to co-parent with someone after your divorce and it gets even worse. However, it is important that you learn to communicate with your ex (at least when it comes to the children). Your children need both of you in their lives and you should do… Read more »

Remember Update Your Will When Your Life Changes

November 8th, 2018

Minnesota Family Law Lawyers & Attorneys Writing your will is generally considered a morbid endeavor, but an important one for any adult who has begun to accumulate any personal wealth. Even owning a car or building a reasonably sized savings account can make it important to have at least a basic will in place. This… Read more »

Tips to Find the Right Twin Cities Divorce Attorney

August 20th, 2018

Divorce can be a difficult time. You are looking at a time where you are going to have to make a lot of changes to your life. Your living situation and finances are all going to change. When you have children, it gets even harder. To ensure that your divorce has the best outcome, it… Read more »

Staying Calm Under Pressure – Five Strategies for Family Court

June 4th, 2018

If you are headed to family court either for a custody or child support case, emotions can run high for both parties involved. One of the best strategies you might have is to keep cool in court and not come off as overly emotional or irate. Being calm and respectful in court and in front… Read more »

Child Custody And Parenting Time: 4 Tips For Effective Co-Parenting

June 4th, 2018

Sometimes, while it can be painful to admit, you and your spouse simply cannot remain in a relationship. This is complicated enough when it’s just the two of you trying to untangle your lives, but when you have kids together it presents a whole new set of complications. Children are flexible, and they can adapt… Read more »