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PRACTICE AREAS

Family Law

 

Divorce

Legal Separation

Child Custody 
Paternity 

Child Support

Spousal Maintenance

Post-Decree

Third Party Custody 

Grandparent Visitation

Standby Custody

Delegation of Parental Rights

Prenuptial Agreements

Postnuptial Agreements

Cohabitation Agreements

Appeals

 

Adoption/ARTS

 

Adoption by Step-Parent

Adoption by Same-Sex Partner

Adoption by Relative

Adoption by Foster Parent

Adult Adoption

Adoption based on consent

Adoption following TPR

Contested Adoption

Appeals

Assisted Reproductive Technology Services (ARTS)


 

Child Protection

 

Child in Need of Protection or Services (CHIPS) Cases in Juvenile Court

Maltreatment Appeals to DHS

Private CHIPS cases

Long-Term Foster Care

Termination of Parental Rights (TPR)

State Ward/Post-TPR

Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) cases

Transfer of Legal and Physical Custody to a Relative

Appeals

 

Estate Planning

 

Last Will and Testament

Health Care Directive

HIPPA Authorization

Power of Attorney

Guardianship

Standby Custody 

 

Tribal Court

 

Mille Lacs Band Tribal Court

White Earth Tribal Court

Leech Lake Tribal Court

Sac & Fox Tribal Court

Prairie Island Indian Community Tribal Court

Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux (Dakota) Tribal Court

 

 

 

 

Alternative Dispute Resolution​

 

Mediation

Parenting Time Expediting

Social Early Neutral Evaluation

Financial Early Neutral Evaluation