A Dakota County family lawyer at Heimerl & Lammers is an excellent resource for information and advice on the divorce process. Our team of lawyers has a broad background in family law and is firmly committed to helping clients resolve the many issues that often arise before a settlement is reached. We can assist you with any type of divorce, including contested divorce, uncontested divorce, high net worth divorce, military divorce, collaborative divorce, and default divorce.
Family Law Issues we Handle
You can get help from our legal team with court hearings, stipulations in divorce, custody evaluations, legal separation, temporary relief and the establishment of paternity, in addition to advice on same sex marriages, and assistance developing a cohabitation agreement or prenuptial agreement. When you speak with an attorney at our firm, you will get advice that you can trust from a compassionate and caring legal professional. We strive to provide our clients with outstanding service, and will develop a divorce plan that addresses all of your needs and concerns. Our firm offers flexible rates for simple dissolution, and will assist you in any way that we can.
Divorce Representation in Dakota County
Under state law a divorce petition can be filed if one of the parties has lived in Minnesota for at least six months. The grounds for divorce are an irretrievable breakdown in the marriage and/or having lived apart for six months. If the divorce in uncontested, both parties will be given the opportunity to work out their own agreements regarding asset division, support, and custody. In a contested divorce, the court will often be involved in making final decisions regarding your property and children. Our firm will can help prepare any agreements that will be needed as part of your settlement, and can also be counted on for effective advocacy during divorce proceedings. Contact a Dakota County divorce attorney for legal advice and caring representation if you are planning to legally end your marriage.