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HOW DO I FILE FOR EMERGENCY CUSTODY IN OREGON?

Many of our clients want to know how to protect their child’s safety while in the other parent’s care. ORS 107.097 and ORS 107.139 allow a parent to petition the court for temporary custody when their child is in immediate … Continue reading

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How is Child Custody Determined in Oregon?

Child custody is probably the most contentious issue in family law. Our offices receive more calls regarding child custody than any other family law matter. Calls are fueled by the divisive and emotional nature of child custody cases. Many clients … Continue reading

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WHY SHOULD I HIRE AN ATTORNY FOR MY DIVORCE OR CUSTODY CASE?

Under current economic conditions, many divorcing couples consider a do-it-yourself (DIY) divorce to save money. Unfortunately, a DIY divorce can actually cost you more money than retaining an attorney. We can help with your divorce or custody case. Call the … Continue reading

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How Can I Get Emergency Custody In Oregon?

Many of our clients are in need of an immediate change of custody or an immediate suspension of parenting time. Under Oregon law, it is possible to obtain a temporary emergency custody order under the “Immediate Danger” statutes. We can … 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 IS CHILD CUSTODY DETERMINED IN OREGON?

Oregon courts focus on the “best interests and welfare of the child” in determining which parent will be awarded legal custody. It is commonly asked what the phrase “in the best interests” means. In some cases, a custody determination can … Continue reading

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