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Minnesota Spousal Maintenance Lawyer

October 15th, 2020

Minnesota law allows residents who are parties in a divorce to pursue spousal maintenance. It helps make the transition to living on your own easier– if someone has spent their marriage at home caring for the house or children, for example, he or she can receive maintenance payments after a divorce. You don’t need to have… Read more »

Twin Cities Child Support Lawyers

October 15th, 2020

Child support obligations are established by court order. These payments, which are intended to contribute to the financial support of a minor child, play a critical role in children’s wellbeing following separation or divorce. Children are not able to care for themselves. Because of this, our laws are designed to grant children the right to… Read more »

The Best Divorce Lawyers in Minnesota

October 15th, 2020

Minnetonka Family Law Attorneys Beckman, Steen & Lungstrom What Makes A Great Divorce Lawyer? Have you concluded that a divorce is your only option in your current relationship? Do you need mediation to discuss child support or alimony? Would you like your separation to be as simple as humanly possible? Call the best divorce lawyers in Minnesota. Beckman,… Read more »

Protecting Child Custody Rights During Same Sex Divorces In Minnesota

October 15th, 2020

Same-sex marriage has been legal in all fifty states for exactly five years. This makes same-sex divorce a relatively newer concept in our traditional system of laws that are a direct reaction to heterogeneous divorces. Same-sex divorces are different from dual-sex divorces in many ways, especially when it comes to fair custody of the children. Unfortunately, creating and… Read more »

4 Reasons to Build a Living Trust in Addition to Your Will

July 9th, 2020

Have you been giving some serious thought to your estate planning? Sooner or later, death takes us all and it’s important to have a plan. Just like building a retirement plan, estate planning is about looking into the future and predicting what will be needed. In case the unthinkable happens, you want your assets prepared… Read more »

Tips to Get Divorced As A Doctor In Minnesota

July 9th, 2020

Lucky for most doctors, the statistics show that divorce is rather low in the profession. In fact, only 24.3% of doctors end up divorced. This may be surprising to you since most doctors work long hours (and spend time on call). While many have worked hard to have a balance between their home and work life, others… Read more »

Tips to Get Divorced as a Millenial

July 9th, 2020

Divorce in millennials isn’t as common as it is in other generations. This may be because many wait to get married (or simply cohabitate instead of tying the knot). Also, the average age of divorce is around forty, so most millennials still have plenty of years to go. Just because it isn’t as common, doesn’t mean… Read more »

Why Does the Wife Get Half in a Divorce?

July 9th, 2020

We hear it on a regular basis when we prepare the paperwork for a divorce: “I’ve been the one making the money our entire marriage. Why does she get half of everything?” In many cases, the male spouse feels as though he has supported his wife for the bulk of the marriage. He’s been the… Read more »