Will my Spouse have to Pay my Attorneys’ Fees?

A common question that divorcing parties ask is whether or not their spouse will have to pay for their attorneys’ fees.  There are two types of attorneys’ fees that a party may be awarded: “need-based” and “conduct-based.” Need Based Attorney’s Fees An award of attorney fees is permissible under Minn. ...

2020-08-27T16:57:24-05:00December 7, 2012|Categories: Family Law Blog, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

How Does an Order For Protection Impact My Family Law Case in Minnesota?

Individuals who have been subjected to violence or have fear of imminent bodily harm are able to obtain an Order For Protection (OFP) to protect themselves from their abusers.  An OFP allows for criminal repercussions when contact is made between the abuser and the victim in any way, whether through ...

2020-08-27T16:54:54-05:00September 8, 2010|Categories: Family Law Blog, Uncategorized|Tags: , |