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Pennington, Cherne, Gaarder & Geiger Hagen, PLLC

Family Lawyer | Serving Avon, MN

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320-204-2226

Sometimes life can throw you a curve. Let us help navigate the way. Contact today for a free consultation.

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Franz Hultgren Evenson, P.A.

Family Lawyer | Serving Avon, MN

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320-253-7130

Excellence. Passion. Care. Legal Issues Within the Family Require These Three Characteristics. Call Today to Review Your Needs

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The Law Firm of Willeke & Daniels

Family Lawyer | Serving Avon, MN

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John is an Experienced Family Law Attorney that Uses Country Values to Assist Family's in Need. Call Today.

The lawyers of Willeke & Daniels are committed to providing the best possible advice, counsel and aggressive legal representation for our clients as they form new businesses, change existing relationships, experience family disputes or need an estate plan. Contact The Law Firm of Willeke & Daniels today if you need legal assistance with any of the following: Family …

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Are You Dealing with a Family Law Issue?

Family law matters can be overwhelming and incredibly sensitive. The longer the problem remains unresolved, the greater the toll it can have on the welfare and well-being of you and your family. An experienced Avon family law attorney will help protect your rights.

Family Law Issues

There are many legal issues that face families, such as child custody, child support, divorce, domestic violence, legal separation, annulment, paternity or spousal support. Of course, as diverse as families are, there are more Family Law issues that land under this broad category of law.

Remember dealing with a Family Law issue will not only have an impact in your life emotionally, but also legally and financially. It is very important to take the time to discover long-term solutions for your family's needs and future.

When to Hire a Lawyer

It is in your best interest to get legal help early on in addressing your situation. There are times when hiring a lawyer quickly is critical to your case, such as if you are charged with a crime. It may also be in your best interest to have a lawyer review the fine print before signing legal documents. A lawyer can also help you get the compensation you deserve if you've suffered a serious injury. For issues where money or property is at stake, having a lawyer guide you through the complexities of the legal system can save you time, hassle, and possibly a lot of grief in the long run.

Tips on Approaching an Initial Attorney Consultation

  • Use the consultation as a means of gaining a better understanding of your legal situation.
  • Ask the attorney how many cases similar to yours he/she has handled. An attorney's experience and knowledge can speak to their expertise (or lack of) in addressing your situation.
  • Your attorney should be able to articulate roughly how long a case like yours will take to resolve and what sort of procedures to expect.
  • Determine how comfortable you are working with the lawyer and/or law firm.

How much does it cost to hire an attorney?

In general, how much an attorney costs will often depend on these four factors: billing method and pricing structure, type of legal work performed, law firm prestige, and attorney experience. Depending on the legal issue you are facing, an attorney may bill you by the hour, settle on a flat fee, or enter into a contingency fee agreement. The type of legal work you need help with will also play a role in cost incurred.

Common legal terms explained

Plaintiff - a person or party who brings a lawsuit against another person(s) or party/parties in a court of law. Private persons or parties can only file suit in civil court.

Judgment - A decision of the court. Also known as a decree or order. Judgments handed down by the court are usually binding on the parties before the court.

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