Family law encompasses many different issues including divorce, adoption, custody and abuse. It is a unique field of law in that it deals with extremely sensitive, personal matters and a court ruling directly impacts the day to day lives of an entire family. Partnering with a family law attorney that understands the complexities, emotions and sensitivities of your case is critical to getting the legal representation that you need. Lisa Kallemeyn of Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn specializes in family law in Anoka County, MN and can help you and your family navigate many difficult issues including: Read Full Post
Going through a divorce is extremely difficult, and when the two of you are parents, this makes it even more difficult. Determining who has custody, or working out joint legal custody is often what creates the most tension between divorcing couples.
Under Minnesota law, there are two types of child custody, legal custody and physical custody. Legal custody is defined as “the right to make decisions about how to raise the child, including decisions about education, health care, and religious training.” Physical custody is defined as “the right to make decisions about the routine day-to-day activities of the child and where the child lives.” Read Full Post
The law firm of Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn is an excellent source of support for you if you have made the decision to seek a divorce from your spouse. If you have children together, Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn have the depth of experience and expertise in matters of divorce to help you feel hopeful and capable of moving on with your life. Even more important, Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn can help you and your parenting partner do what is in the best interests of your child or children, specifically as it relates to child support and child custody.
Most people agree that children deserve to be protected from the worst aspects of divorce—the fighting, the contempt, the disdain that can often be present between the members of a divorcing couple. Children absorb a great deal of the negativity and stress that can be created in adult relationships, even when they do not have the intellectual capacity to understand it. And lacking the psychological resiliency to respond to it, children absorb their parents’ negativity and create potentially harmful habits for dealing with conflict in their own lives. Read Full Post
Matters of the heart hit close to home. As one chapter is ending another will come soon to follow. But before you can reap the benefits of these rewards, you first must complete this chapter, and I mean fully. Sometimes this means divorce, break-up, letting go, and tying up those very important loose ends, your children. Love makes relationships. Love makes babies. We all love our baby’s! Ensure that they can still have the stability of both mom and dad… Read Full Post
Searching for a Family Law Attorney can be intimidating. But when it is all said and done, what you look back on will not be the money, items and gifts you’ve received throughout your life… It will be the family, memories and the feelings you’ve had and shared. Finalizing a divorce can seem to be the end but in all reality, it is a new beginning. Don’t give up on your life just yet, there is more beauty for you to enjoy when you lift yourself out of the depths. One thing that can almost guarantee more beauty in your future is having your children in it. Read Full Post