Top Question - Minnesota Divorce and Property Division

During a Minnesota Divorce case, parties frequently have issues regarding the division (and proper valuation) of assets.  Minnesota law requires an “equitable division” of assets (and the same applies to debts).  The division is quite often something other than 50:50; there is no requirement that…

Top Issues - Minnesota Divorce and Spousal Maintenance

Spousal Maintenance (Alimony) in Minnesota Spousal Maintenance (also referred to as “Alimony”) is an area that is frequently misunderstood, and is often litigated.  Equalizing “cash flow” or available income is not required by Minnesota Statue 518.552, as an award of Spousal Maintenance is based on…

Minnesota Divorce - Property Division

In a Divorce case, a just and equitable division of assets does not need to be precisely equal, and you are not entitled, as a matter of law, to “half of your half”.  In many divorce cases, the parties simply agree to divide the assets…