Tag Archives: Portland Divorce Attorney

Can I get exclusive use of the home during my divorce?

Divorce can be a time of stress and uncertainty. People change living arrangements and residences, sometimes voluntarily, and sometimes by court order. As family law lawyers based in Portland, Oregon, we hear lots of questions about who gets to live … Continue reading

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New Case Law: Settlement on the record

Most family law cases settle without a trial. Courts encourage settlement of family law issues, and the legislature expressly provides that it is Oregon’s policy to “encourage the settlement of suits for marital annulment, dissolution or separation . . .” … Continue reading

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Celebrity Divorce News: Don’t raid the joint account

University of Arizona men’s basketball coach Lute Olson is currently going through a divorce with his wife.  He has been ordered to appear in court to explain why he took the majority of funds out of the parties’ joint bank … Continue reading

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