Divorced spouses with children often develop a Parenting Plan that includes a Child Support Agreement. This legal document determines the amount of money and other sources of support that one parent will provide, ensuring the health and well-being of the couple’s children. The child support agreement is very often difficult to create and those involved in its development typically work hard to make sure that it is accurate and meets the current needs of the couple’s children. On occasion, child support agreements require revision. Read Full Post
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Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn, PLLC, provides comprehensive divorce legal services for our clients. One important component of those services is making modifications to child-custody agreements after divorces have been finalized. The stress of divorce can make it difficult to think far enough ahead to account potential issues that might come up requiring changes to your child support agreement. Once you realize that you need a modification and are inclined to feel stressed by uncertainty about how to proceed Read Full Post
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
Raising and caring for a minor child is expensive. In cases where parents have split up or have never lived together there is usually a court order for the financial support of the child or children. Parents as a whole want to make sure that their children are well cared for both physically and financially. Deciding on how this should be done can often become a point of contention. As circumstances change the original child support order may need to be modified. Attorneys at Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn have over twenty years… 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
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