Posts By Beyer & Simonson

Beyer & Simonson Receives 2018 Best of Edina Award in the ‘Best Divorce Lawyer’ Category

Posted on Saturday, December 15th, 2018 and is filed under Awards, Edina.

Each year, the Edina Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Edina area a great place to… Read more »

A YEAR OF LIVING WITH THE ‘COHABITATION’ PROVISION IN SPOUSAL MAINTENANCE LAW

Posted on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 and is filed under Cohabitation, Divorce, Minnesota, Spousal Maintenance.

It’s been more than a year since new law went into effect, allowing a court to determine whether maintenance can be modified based on a recipient’s cohabitation with another adult following a dissolution of marriage.  But the law has not been changed, which requires that in order to modify a spousal maintenance award, a district… Read more »

Credibility is King

Posted on Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 and is filed under Divorce.

When a divorce case goes to a trial, one of the more basic functions of the Court is to make “findings of fact.” Both parties will testify, and there is often testimony from third parties as well. The Court will listen to this testimony, and then include a “Findings of Fact” section at the beginning… Read more »