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Mediation for a Divorce

Divorce MediationNearly 50% of all marriages end in divorce. If you are facing a divorce, you have choices about how you want to settle the important aspects of separating property, assets and debt, developing a parenting plan and tackling the issue of child and/or spousal support. The state of Minnesota encourages divorcing couples to pursue mediation to settle your divorce over the traditional court-based, more adversarial system. Mediation is less expensive, takes less time and creates less additional conflict than a court battle. Lesa Koski offers strong and responsive mediation services to those in the community of Stillwater, MN who have decided to divorce. The process of seeking and finalizing a divorce is not only time-consuming, emotionally wrenching, and financially burdensome, it is also complicated and stressful. Lesa can help reduce the stress associated with the divorce process so that you can move forward with your life in a healthy way. Read Full Post »


Civil Mediation Lawyer

Divorce Mediator Woodury MNLesa Koski’s Family and Civil Mediation service of Bayport, MN, also serves people in Woodbury and other communities in Minnesota who have found themselves in a dispute of some sort (unrelated to a crime), a family or elder law issue, or couples looking to settle their divorce. The benefits of partnering with Lesa Koski for mediation services are numerous and include: Read Full Post »


Divorce Mediation By Me

Elder Law AttorneyDivorce mediation has become a very popular and effective tool that couples can use to settle all aspects of a divorce. In fact, in the state of Minnesota, the court system actually encourages couples to try a form of mediation before they enter the court system. Mediation is intended to be a collaborative process in which a neutral, third party (a mediator) helps facilitate discussion about key issues such as division of assets, property and debt, development of a custody arrangement (also known as a parenting agreement) and even the necessity for child/spousal support payments. Lesa Koski is an experienced and trusted mediator based in Stillwater, MN, who also serves couples in the Woodbury area. Lesa’s strong communication skills, empathetic nature and collaborative approach make her ideally suited to help couples facing divorce in the MN area. Read Full Post »


Family Law

Family Law Services MN | Divorce Mediation WIAs is true with many aspects of law, there are a host of misconceptions related to Family Law. When many people consider the family law, they naturally tend to concentrate first on the divorce process. There is a common misconception that divorce proceedings are always long, protracted, and bitter court battles. That simply isn’t true. There need not be a “winner” and a “loser.” Unfortunately, until one has actually experienced a divorce, it is easy to have our perceptions erroneously shaped by the extremes that dominate the information world around us: social media, TV shows, advertising, and others. Sadly, when surfing “the net,” one can sometimes find more inaccurate information than truth. That where a trusted, experienced attorney like Lesa Koski can be invaluable. Lesa’s practice serves Oak Park Heights, Bay Port, Hudson, and Lake Elmo, MN. She can clarify the issues quickly and provide calming insight about the realities of family law. Lesa will strive to mitigate the impact of court proceedings so that you can begin the process of getting your life back on track, heal, and finally move forward with your life. Read Full Post »


Family Legal Help

LesaKoskiLaw_LogoDivorce is a difficult experience for the adults who are going through it, and we should never forget that it is likely to be even more difficult for children of divorce. Children count on their parents to help them understand the world around them, and when something confusing and scary like divorce occurs, they will need your reassurance. But if you are not prepared to help them—either because of the confusion your divorce is causing you or because of legal issues with which you have no direct experience—a qualified mediator or family lawyer like Lesa Koski will be essential to helping you solve those problems. Lesa Koski is a lawyer who can provide either family law services or mediation services for the community of Woodbury, MN. If you are going through a divorce, or have recently finalized a divorce, and you have issues of a legal nature that are affecting your family, you should strongly consider contacting Lesa Koski. Her vast expertise in the area of Family Law means that she will almost certainly be able to help you with the issues you are dealing with. Read Full Post »


Best Divorce Mediator

co-mediation servicesLesa Koski is a leading divorce mediator in the Minnesota area, serving the people of Oak Park Heights, Bay Port, Hudson, Lake Elmo, and many other local communities. Lesa Koski understands Minnesota law as it pertains to divorce and has turned that expertise into excellent service to divorcing couples who have learned about the benefits of mediated divorce over the traditional court-based processes of divorce. Read Full Post »


Family Lawyer Near Us

Divorce LawyerLesa Koski is a Family Lawyer who serves the people of Stillwater, Woodbury, and many other towns and cities in Minnesota. It is a common misconception that all divorce proceedings that involve attorneys translate to long, protracted, and bitter court battles. Until we have experienced something as significant as divorce, though, our perceptions are shaped by the extremes that dominate our various landscapes—social media, television shows, movies, etc. Some of the stress we experience when we find ourselves in the middle of something as difficult as a divorce is caused by our lacking an accurate frame of reference. But a good lawyer, can not only avoid bitter court battles, but avoid court proceedings altogether. Lesa Koski can mitigate the impact of court proceedings so that you can begin the process of getting your life back on track. Read Full Post »


Divorce Mediation That Puts Your Family First

domestic-partners-mediation-servicesLesa Koski offers the invaluable service of divorce mediation for couples whose relationships cannot be salvaged, but who wish to avoid the more traditional and adversarial approach to divorce through the court system. Furthermore, Lesa is one of the foremost experts in both divorce law and mediated divorce, which is a formidable combination for couples who want to find a more peaceful and harmonious approach to the end of their relationship. Family & Civil Mediation (the more formal name of Lesa Koski’s practice) of Woodbury, Minnesota, gives you an alternative to divorce to consider. Lesa Koski is a highly trained mediator who has helped couples who are divorcing for more than a decade. The benefits of divorce mediation over traditional court processes are numerous. Read Full Post »


Neutral Divorce Mediator Near Me

Lesa Koski provides neutral divorce mediation for couples seeking divorce in Minnesota. If mediated divorce is the right choice for you—and it is becoming increasingly the right choice for more and more couples—the importance of neutrality cannot be overstated. Lesa Koski serves the people of Edina, Eden Prairie, Bloomington, and many others in Minnesota, and does so with a commitment to making your settlement one that is based on her neutrality, so that you can move forward with your life in a healthy way. Read Full Post »


Divorce Mediation With Children

Divorce LawyerLesa Koski has served as a mediator for well over a decade, and the people who have sought her assistance have been the beneficiaries of her expertise. One of Lesa Koski’s areas of specialty is family and civil mediation. Her practice is based in Stillwater, Minnesota, but Lesa Koski is qualified to serve anyone seeking divorce or other family-oriented mediation under Minnesota law. She can help you and your partner resolve the differences that have led to your choosing to get divorced and help you settle difficult important issues such as division of assets, debts and property, developing a parenting plan and making decisions about child support or spousal support payments. Read Full Post »