Minnesota Family Law Divorce Blog

What to expect in a high-asset divorce in Minnesota

An intimidating part of getting a divorce is not knowing what to expect. The fear of years of court battles and complications may have you hesitant to proceed. Maybe you have seen how your friends' divorces have gone and believe yours will go the same, whether good or...

How to focus on running your business during a divorce

Running a business is stressful. With a divorce on top of the responsibilities of being a business owner, you may feel stress taking over. Even though it feels like your world is falling apart, you still have professional duties to fulfill, which may feel impossible....

Is your spouse committing financial fraud?

If you and your spouse are contemplating a Minnesota divorce, issues regarding your children likely occupy the forefront of your thoughts. Second place, however, may be your upcoming property settlement agreement, especially if you and (s)he are a high-asset couple....

How to shield your business from divorce

Your business is your life's work and your livelihood, and when it comes to divorce, all of that may be at stake. The complex laws governing the intersection between divorce and business make asset division a critical and delicate task. Without the right knowledge of...

How a premarital agreement might complicate divorces

Premarital agreements, also known as prenuptial agreements, are often used to protect the interests of both parties in the case of a divorce. In theory, they make divorces easier to process. For instance: X, Y and Z have been agreed to, so we will do X, Y and Z....

Preventing conflict when disclosing assets in divorce

Divorce is one event that many Minnetonka area couples approach with dread. They have heard so many horror stories that they do not know what to expect for their divorce proceedings. Divorce is only as easy as you make it. The first step is for you to honor the...