Determining a child custody arrangement can be one of the most difficult aspects of a divorce settlement. Adjusting to the reality that you may not see your child (or children) each and every day can bring out many different emotions in parents. Mediation can be a useful and effective tool for coming up with a parenting plan that puts your children first and that is reasonable and fair for both parents. Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn specializes in divorce mediation and can focus on developing child reasonable and equitable custody agreements. We can also handle modifications after your divorce is final…everyone that gets divorce with children will need to have modifications. Read Full Post
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Divorce is very often characterized by significant conflict. For you and your spouse to have arrived at the decision that divorce was your best path forward, there is likely much in your past that you did not agree on. Hopefully, if you share children, you can at least agree that they should be your top priority during and after your divorce. Child support is one of the most important aspects of your divorce settlement and one of the most difficult to agree on. And, after a divorce, it can warrant significant changes, depending on issues that come up once your divorce is final. The law firm of Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn specializes in divorce law and can help you Read Full Post
Grandparents are an extremely important part of a child’s life. This foundational relationship is especially critical during periods of high stress and difficulty. Divorce is one of the most difficult and stressful life events, for the couple and their children as well as their extended family. Emotions are high and there are times when a child’s grandparents are forgotten and not respected during this difficult time. In the state of Minnesota, parents do not have any obligation to grant grandparents visitation rights. Read Full Post
class=”alignnone” title=”Child Custody Attorney”>One of the most difficult and emotional times a child goes through in their young lives is to put in the middle of a contentious child custody battle. Both parents usually begin the legal process with good intentions for working out a parenting plan that is in the best interest of the children. Without the guidance, support and legal representation of an experienced family law attorney like Lisa Kallemeyn of the Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn Law Office, good intentions may be replaced with bitter disputes. Read Full Post
If you have decided to pursue mediation as a tool to settle the terms of your divorce, it is important to find a divorce mediator that is a good fit for you and your soon to be ex-spouse. Finding the best divorce mediator for your case can help you find areas of compromise and will be a key to the success of the process.
How to Choose the Best Mediator for You? Once you identify a short list of potential mediators then it is wise to actually set up time to meet with 2-3 mediators to determine which one you feel is the best divorce mediator for your situation Read Full Post
There are times when divorced parents need to change the amount of child support being paid, and the team at Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn is experienced and qualified to help you make those adjustments. Child support is one of the most important aspects of a divorce agreement. Unfortunately, finalizing your divorce does not always mean that all questions about child support are easily or permanently answered. If you need to make an adjustment to your child-support agreement, you will need to file a legal motion with the court. Read Full Post