31 May 2013 0 Comments

I didn’t hit my wife – help me!

ShareUnfortunately, domestic violence occurs thousands of times every day in the United States.  Even though men are responsible for more than 90% of these incidents, women play a part as well. Domestic violence is considered a criminal act that involves physical, sexual, or psychological abuse within an intimate relationship. Incidents may involve battery, assault, force, […]

16 May 2013 0 Comments

Financial Support Payment

ShareIf you are going through a divorce, the lives of your minor children may be altered.  One of the first issues that come to mind is child support. Child support is the financial support paid from one parent to the other – the non-custodial parent to the custodial parent. Support is ordered when one parent […]

8 May 2013 0 Comments

Visitation Agreement Rights

Share I don’t know how many times I have heard, “I want to see my children more” – during or after divorce proceedings. Some of the most contested issues of a divorce are child custody and visitation.  Every parent has the right to visit with his or her children – unless a formal court ruling […]

6 May 2013 0 Comments

Changing or Modifying a Custody Agreement

ShareArriving at a child custody arrangement that is agreeable to both parents and is acceptable to the court is a great challenge.  Child custody is one of the most highly-contested issues in a divorce. Sometimes circumstances drastically change in the years after a divorce.  If significant changes in your situation occur, you may need to […]

3 May 2013 0 Comments

Family Law Frequently Asked Questions

Share As a grandparent, do I have the right to seek visitation or custody? A family law matter that is increasing in popularity is the concept of a grandparent seeking visitation rights or even custody of grandchildren. Custody is more likely if both parents lose their lives, but grandparent visitation rights may be an issue […]

29 April 2013 0 Comments

Grandparents Rights

Share When a divorce occurs and child custody and visitation are to be determined between the parents we cannot forget the grandparents who also have a right to visitation with their grandchildren, if it can be proven there is a strong bond between the two and if it is in the child best interest to […]

20 April 2013 0 Comments

411 On Guardianship

ShareTo learn more about your rights as a grandparent or about what our lawyers can do to help — Contact Us at (866) 930-1949 If you are aware of a child in your extended family who is suffering from lack of care because of his or her parents’ incapacity to provide for health and welfare […]

18 April 2013 0 Comments

Step-parent adoptions

Share Written by a very grateful mother and former client of Mr. Holstrom…. Adoption is such a delicate matter because kids are involved and always affected. Step-parent adoption is at times much easier because some of the procedures are waived, in these cases all that is needed is the consent of the other birth parent […]

17 April 2013 0 Comments

Domestic Violence: Legal Remedies to Promote Your Safety

Share At Holstrom, Sissung, Marks & Anderson, we take the issue of domestic violence very seriously. Our lawyers offer a full range of services, including filing for immediate temporary restraining orders and working with authorities to enforce police protective orders. More to the point, they can start working to protect you and your children today. […]

16 April 2013 0 Comments

Spousal payment

Share Spousal Support is something that a couple in a relationship considers when they decide to separate legally. The conflict may lie in who pays who and how much Alimony is set to be paid each month. Once the divorce has been filed, it can be agreed upon with the help of a facilitator. If […]