FAMILY LAW Financial Support CHILD SUPPORT Child support may be ordered by the court in custody, parenting time, and paternity matters involving minor children. Child support is intended to assist the parents with the basic living expenses, work-related childcare, and medical expenses of the children. In Minnesota, Child Support is determined by a formula calculated … Read more
FAMILY LAW Custody & Parenting CUSTODY Under Minnesota law, there are two types of child custody: “Legal custody” refers to the right to make decisions about how to raise the child, including decisions about education, health care, and religious training. “Physical custody” refers to the right to make decisions about the routine day-to-day activities of … Read more
FAMILY LAW Helping Individuals & Families Move Forward When facing life changes such as a divorce or parenting issues, Baker Vicchiollo Law is here to help you move through and move past legal barriers so that you can move forward with your life. We serve clients throughout Minnesota with various levels of assistance from complete … Read more
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FAMILY LAW Glossary Of Terms – Family Law Alimony Financial payments made to help support a spouse or former spouse during separation or following divorce. Also called spousal support or spousal maintenance. Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) Methods of resolving legal disputes without going to trial, in a less adversarial manner, such as through arbitration or mediation. Arrearage The amount of money … Read more
What we do SERVICES LIFE HAPPENS Options & Considerations FULL RANGE OF LEGAL SERVICES FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES Knowing All Of Your Options When Faced With A Life-Changing Event Is The Best Place To Start. At Baker Vicchiollo Law, We Can Help You Understand Your Options, Plan The Next Steps, Or Decide Whether You Need … Read more
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FAMILY LAW Divorce MARITAL & NON-MARITAL CLAIMS Marital property and debts involve everything that was acquired during the marriage. It doesn’t matter if an asset or liability is solely in the name of one spouse or the other, it is considered a marital debt or asset and can be given to either party. Examples of … Read more
FAMILY LAW Divorce Planning CONSIDERING DIVORCE? There may be some things you can do in advance of initiating a formal proceeding to protect your interest. The initial consultation with one of our attorneys is free and may provide some practical strategies as you consider your path forward.