MN Best Interest Factor (#3 Child’s Primary Caretaker)

I’ve given some time in the past to what exactly are Minn. Stat 518.17 Best Interest factors and I’ve discussed the 13 different factors, but in order to avoid writing […]

Read more ›
Are Minnesota Courts Biased Against Fathers In Custody Decisions?

Are courts biased against fathers in custody decisions? Following a divorce in Minnesota, courts are required to make many decisions about who gets custody of the kids based on the best […]

Read more ›
What’s a guardian ad litem and what do they have to do with child custody?

If you are involved in a Minnesota custody dispute, your lawyer or a judge might have brought up the topic of a guardian ad litem with you. A guardian ad […]

Read more ›
How To Overcome Addiction Issues In A Minnesota Divorce:

Wow, pretty dour topic.  As you, my dear readers, probably know this is a bit more intense than my normal headlines.  But, I wanted to discuss a common misconception that […]

Read more ›
The Best Interest Standard In Minnesota Custody Cases

What is the Best Interest Standard? Best Interest Standard | If you’re going through child custody proceedings in Minnesota, you might have heard the term “best interests of the child” […]

Read more ›