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…

Minnesota Divorce Update - Top Questions Regarding Asset and Debt Division.

In Minnesota Divorce cases, the division of assets and debts is a process that requires financial expertise and significant attention to detail.  The division of assets and debts does not need to be mathematically equal, as addressed in Johns v. Johns, 354 N.W.2d 564, 566…

Top Questions In Minnesota Divorce - Property Division

Minnesota Divorce and Property Division In Minnesota Divorce cases, the division of assets and debts is a process that requires financial expertise and attention to detail; the division of assets does not need to be mathematically equal, and you are not necessarily entitled, under Minnesota law,…

Minnesota Divorce and Spousal Maintenance

In Minnesota Divorce cases, Spousal Maintenance (also referred to as “Alimony”) is a topic that is often misunderstood, frequently litigated at the District Court level, and is often appealed to the Minnesota Court Of Appeals.  Spousal Maintenance, unlike Child Support, does not provide the parties…

Minnesota Divorce - Top 5 FENE Issues - Financial

A Financial Early Neutral Evaluation, or FENE, is quite common during a Minnesota Divorce Case.  Top issues during a FENE include 1) whether non-marital assets exist and need to be traced  2) the valuation of assets 3) property and asset division  4) spousal maintenance issues …

Top Minnesota Divorce Issues - Property and Asset Division

In Minnesota Divorce cases, an equitable division of assets does not need to be mathematically equal, and you are not necessarily entitled, as a matter of law, to one half of the marital assets (although most family lawyers typically explain asset division to their clients…

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…