It would be convenient if there were a one-size-fits-all solution to divorce. If you would walk into a courtroom, tell a judge what you want, and get it, that would make so many lives so much easier. Unfortunately, although there are ways to make divorce simpler through mediation, there’s no way to make it completely free of complications or questions. And that includes when determining alimony. When you’re trying to figure out how much spousal support you’ll likely pay or be paid in a divorce, there isn’t a quick divorce calculator you can use. Alimony is based on several factors, and there are several types of alimony, as well. At Kallemeyn and Kallemeyn, our Coon Rapids, MN divorce lawyers are Minnesota spousal maintenance experts, and we can help you understand just what to expect during your divorce. Read Full Post
Child custody issues are some of the most complex and difficult to sort out during and after a divorce. Parents must face the new reality that they will not see their kids as much as when the entire family lived together and this is difficult. Child custody issues do not end once the divorce papers are finalized. In fact, as children age, they begin to have their own opinions about who they spend their time with. This can create further conflict, hard feelings and strain on the relationships. Read Full Post
As we head into a brand new year, filled with New Year’s resolutions and renewed hope for a year full of peace, love and family, it is a good time to think broadly about your future. Estate planning is something that we may prefer to ignore, but it can be extremely important for our loved ones. The majority of Americans do not have a will, which means that in the unlikely event of an untimely death, their wishes are not spelled out for their loved ones and the court. The law firm at Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn can make the basic estate planning process simple, straightforward and fast, so that you can check it off of the New Year’s resolution list and move forward with your best year yet. Read Full Post
Has conflict developed between you and your spouse? Are you going through a divorce or tough breakup where neutral guidance from a third party may be beneficial? If you reside in Blaine, Coon Rapids, Anoka or Andover, MN, our team at Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn, PLLC is your trusted neutral divorce mediator that can help you get to a resolution without involving the court system.
As a Qualified Neutral under Rule 114 of the Minnesota Rules of Practice, Lisa Kallemeyn has the credentials to back up her mediation services. Over the years, she’s been able to help individuals in Minnesota come to resolution with all sorts of issues tied to a divorce or breakup dating back to 1987. Read Full Post
Contested wills and questions about inheritance rights can be especially difficult for people who have suffered the loss of a loved-one and find themselves in a position of responsibility to resolve attendant issues. If you live in Anoka County, or the surrounding area, you have a valuable resource available to you in Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn, PLLC. Our team can help make sense of the estate process for you, so that you can focus on healing. Probate issues require an experienced attorney’s attention to ensure that no details are missed, and we have worked to make ourselves experts in the area of probate law. Read Full Post