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Unmarried Partner Mediator

Unmarried Partner MediatorLesa Koski offers comprehensive mediation services to couples in St. Paul, MN, including unmarried partners. Our society traditionally thinks of mediation as a tool for married couples moving toward a divorce. However, this service is not reserved only for couples who have followed the time-honored tradition of legal marriage. As our society has changed, we are finding that those who have chosen to follow a less traditional path in their relationships also have a need for mediation services.
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Domestic Partners Separation Services in Woodbury Minnesota

Domestic Partners Separation Services in Woodbury MinnesotaRelationships are difficult. Even couples who work very hard at staying together sometimes discover that it is in their best interests to separate. In such cases, domestic partner and/or unmarried partners may find themselves under greater stress because of the belief that the same kind of services offered to traditionally married couples are not offered to them. Lesa Koski wants to change that. Lesa works with domestic partners as well as married couples to separate in a way that is best for all involved. Regardless of who you are, or how you identify, or what adjectives are affixed to your relationship, if you and your partner have decided to separate and you need assistance… Read Full Post »


Finding the Right Divorce Mediator

Finding the Right Divorce MediatorIn the midst of a divorce, the many different decisions that you are forced to make can be overwhelming. One very important decision to make early in the process is who you will work with to mediate your divorce. In the state of Minnesota, the court actually encourages all couples that have decided to divorce to attempt to settle the terms using an alternative dispute resolution (ADR) tool Read Full Post »


Mediation for Unmarried Couples

Domestic Partners MediationIf you and your partner are separating after being together for several years, you’ll likely face the challenge of splitting up your property fairly, including assets and debts acquired during your partnership. In addition, if there are children involved, a separation can become even more complicated, making it difficult for unmarried couples to reach an agreement about child support, child custody, housing, and more. Read Full Post »


Domestic Partners Mediation in Stillwater

domestic-partners-mediation-servicesDomestic partnerships aren’t exactly simple to dissolve. While divorces are more legally binding, domestic partnerships can be just as complicated – if not more complicated – to untangle. If you and your partner are separating from a domestic partnership, you’ll likely need help working through the legal aspects of your separation. 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 »