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December 16, 2019

The basics of stepparent adoption

October 23, 2019

In most jurisdictions in Montana the parties in family cases are ordered by the Court to mediate their case before they can proceed to a final hearing.  In order to get the most out of your mediation, here are a few tips:

1.  The mediator that you select is very importa...

September 24, 2019

There is a middle ground between representing yourself in Court (which is referred to as being "Pro Se") and hiring an attorney to fully represent you in Court (which is referred to as "full representation"). Here are two great options:

1.  Limited Scope Representation...

June 29, 2018

       Divorce and child custody cases are difficult for all involved. Your lawyer cannot necessarily help you with all of the problems that divorce and child custody cases can cause. Here are some helpful recommendations that I give my clients:

1) Go see...

June 13, 2018

If you are a parent going through a divorce or child custody case, you may have heard the term "Guardian ad Litem," or "GAL" for short. While there are many applications for a GAL, I am going to talk about how GALs work specifically in a divorce/custody setting, with n...

September 21, 2017

The Basics about Alimony in Montana

September 13, 2017

How to DIY a Divorce in Montana

September 7, 2017

I asked my Facebook followers to submit family law questions to me for a blog Q&A.  All except one inquiry came in via private messenger. So as to not divulge anyone's personal information, I have shortened and simplified the questions I did receive, and I'll keep it t...

July 24, 2017

What the Court Thinks about Parenting