How Do I Obtain a Harassment Restraining Order (HRO) in Minnesota?

March 7th, 2023

Harassment is a serious issue that affects many people in Minnesota. Fortunately, the state provides legal protections for victims of harassment through the use of a harassment restraining order (HRO). An HRO is a court order that prohibits an individual from engaging in certain behavior that is causing harm or distress to another person. If… Read more »

How Adultery Can Impact a Minnesota Divorce

February 27th, 2023

Divorce can be a difficult and emotional process for everyone involved. One issue that can add complexity to a divorce case is adultery. When one spouse cheats on the other, it can have significant legal and emotional consequences. Here’s what you need to know about how adultery can impact a divorce. First, it’s important to… Read more »

Thinking About Your Children When Considering a Divorce

February 20th, 2023

Divorce can be a difficult and emotional time, particularly when children are involved. Deciding on parenting arrangements can be a complex and challenging task for parents. There are several factors that you should consider when thinking about parenting rights when a couple is considering divorce. In this article, we will explore some of the most… Read more »

How To Divide Personal Property During A Divorce

January 30th, 2023

Dividing personal property during a divorce can be a challenging process, as emotions and attachment to possessions can run high. However, there are several steps that you can take to make the process go smoothly and fairly for both parties. Create a list of all personal property: Start by making a comprehensive list of all… Read more »

Who determines how assets are divided in a divorce?

December 26th, 2022

In a divorce, the process of dividing assets and property is known as property division. The specific rules for property division vary by state, but in most states, the goal is to fairly divide the couple’s assets and debts in a way that is equitable, or fair, to both parties. In some states, including Minnesota,… Read more »

7 Things to Consider Before Getting Married

March 8th, 2022

Getting married is a major milestone in life. The day you exchange vows is likely to be one of the most memorable days of your life. However, marriage is also a serious and life-changing decision. With about 50 percent of married couples in the U.S. ending up in divorce, you will want to take measures to avoid… Read more »

After The Divorce: What Should You Do When Custody Needs To Change

March 8th, 2022

Divorces are painful, no matter what your circumstances are. Custody of your children can be a very contentious issue when you, and even your children, don’t get what they want in the settlement or in mediation. A lot of thought goes into decisions made by judges concerning your children’s safety and their futures, but they don’t know… Read more »

Family Law Appeals in Minnesota

March 8th, 2022

Many Minnesota residents think of the appeals process as something that only pertains to criminal matters. What you may not realize is that you can appeal any court decision, even if it relates to a family matter such as divorce or child custody. If you received an unfavorable outcome in Hennepin County Family Court, an… Read more »