Blog Posts in March, 2017

How to Negotiate a Divorce Settlement

A divorce settlement is a formal written agreement between ex-spouses that addresses several issues, including child custody, child support, spousal support, and division of property. While ...
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The Financial Realities of Divorce: How to Protect Yourself

Financial protection is one of the biggest worries many of our clients face when divorcing. Divorce can potentially place an undeniable amount of financial burden on both parties, especially if it is ...
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8 Reasons You Should Avoid a Cookie Cutter Parenting Plan

Divorced parents explore new territory when it comes to their children – from how they divide the child’s time to how parenting decisions are made moving forward. Instead of trying to fit ...
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Samantha Hazel Joins McKinley Irvin as Senior Attorney in Portland

We are thrilled to welcome the newest addition to our Portland office, senior attorney Samantha Hazel. Samantha brings a uniquely diverse background to the practice of family law. At McKinley Irvin, ...
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3 Things to Know About Long Distance Co-Parenting

Parenting plans allow for divorced or separated parents to maintain healthy relationships with their children. Not all parenting plans are as simple as scheduling which weekends either parent will get ...
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