Category Archives: Dissolution of Partnership

WHY YOU SHOULD NEVER FILE YOUR OWN DIVORCE

Many of our clients often wonder if they could possibly handle their own divorce. The answer depends on the risk you want to take on the outcome of your case. You could try to handle your own divorce if your … Continue reading

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WHAT ARE THE SECRETS TO A SUCCESSFUL DIVORCE?

It is common knowledge that divorce is a stressful experience for our clients. While it is natural to feel anxiety about the dissolution of marriage, you need to consider the practical implications of a divorce. The road to a successful … Continue reading

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HOW SHOULD I TESTIFY IN MY DIVORCE OR CUSTODY CASE?

Many of our clients have never testified in a court of law and have considerable anxiety about the entire court process.  The following are useful tips to help make you a star witness in your divorce or custody case. We … Continue reading

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HOW DO I PREPARE FOR DIVORCE?

Many of our clients have asked our office what they should know before filing for divorce. Before springing into action, you should take a moment to prepare yourself. The dissolution process can be complicated and extremely difficult for those involved. … Continue reading

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How Do I Determine The Value Of My Business In A Divorce?

THE USE OF BUSINESS VALUATIONS IN DIVORCE Many of our high-asset clients are the owners of a business.  It is not uncommon for married couples to co-own a small business or one of the parties to run and manage a … Continue reading

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What are the Most Important Assets to Protect in a Divorce?

We are often asked by our clients what are the most important assets to protect when facing a divorce.  Obviously, the most important asset to any family is their children and providing for the best interests and welfare of their … Continue reading

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HOW IS PROPERTY DIVIDED IN A DIVORCE?

Oregon requires full disclosure of all separate and marital property when a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage (Divorce) is filed. Parties who can agree on property division can use a Marital Settlement Agreement to divide their property. The Marital Settlement … Continue reading

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What do I do with the Family Home in a divorce?

For most American families, the family home tends to be the single largest asset held in the marital estate. The question quickly becomes who should get the family home in the divorce. Should the wife get it? Should the husband … Continue reading

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How do I find hidden assets in a divorce?

The divorce process is a time of mistrust for each spouse, and right or wrong, each may accuse the other of hiding assets. Assets are traditionally hidden in one of four ways: (1) The person denies the existence of an … Continue reading

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How do I get a Divorce in Oregon?

The process of obtaining a divorce or in legal terms a “Dissolution of Marriage” typically involves four steps. Each step of the dissolution process comes with its own set of challenges, problems and bottlenecks which can substantially slow down the … Continue reading

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