Category: Family Law & Divorce

28 Aug by Steve M. Christensen

Experienced South Dakota Family Law Attorney

When you have decided to file for divorce or if you are in the middle of a custody or visitation dispute, it can be easy to become overwhelmed with fear and anxiety. You may be afraid that you won't be able to be an effective parent to your children. You may worry that you won't have the financial resources to provide for yourself and your children. We know how you feel.

At the Christensen Law Offices, we understand the stress and anxiety that a divorce or family law dispute can bring. We have represented residents and non-residents throughout Western South Dakota and the Black Hills for over 30 years.

We work with clients at all stages of a divorce or family law dispute, from the initial filing with the court to trial and requests for modification of court orders. If you are thinking about ending a marriage, we can help you understand the differences between divorce, separation and annulment and determine what options are available to you.

Our office handles all types of disputes that arise out of a divorce, including disagreements over the following:

  • Child custody
  • Visitation
  • Child support
  • Alimony or spousal support
  • Property division

In our family law practice, we also review and prepare prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, counsel clients in paternity matters, advise clients in situations involving domestic violence, and represent individuals and couples in adoption proceedings.

When you are in the middle of a divorce or family law problem, you can often feel alone and overwhelmed. We understand the feeling. At the Christensen Law Offices, our entire staff is committed to easing your anxiety and providing a safe place where you know your interests are being protected. We are committed to helping you make good decisions based on knowledge and understanding, not on fear.