At Martin & Wagner, P.A., our family law firm is focused on representing the needs of men and women throughout the divorce and spousal support processes. Whether you are going through a divorce or are seeking a spousal maintenance modification after a divorce decree has been finalized, our Rogers spousal maintenance lawyers are available to assist you. We can represent your interests in negotiations and court-ordered mediation or at trial.
In general, there are three types of spousal maintenance (formerly called "alimony"), awarded during or after a divorce:
Regardless of the type of spousal support ordered, you can expect that such an award will include money to cover living expenses, health insurance and many other basic needs. To understand what support you are entitled to, or to discuss what your support obligation may look like during or after your divorce, contact our attorneys.
In Minnesota, there is no set earnings-based formula for spousal support as there is for child support. Any amount can be negotiated between the parties or decided by a court. However, this number is dependent on several statutory factors, including:
To learn more about spousal support obligations in Minnesota, contact Martin & Wagner, P.A., online or call 763-425-6330 to schedule a free ½ hour consultation with one of our family law attorneys.
From our Rogers law office, we provide legal representation to clients throughout the Greater Twin Cities area including, but not limited to Albertville, Anoka, Buffalo, Elk River, Maple Grove, Minneapolis, Monticello, and St. Michael and other communities within Hennepin County, Wright County, Stearns County, Sherburne County, and Anoka County.