Brown Law Offices, P.A.

The Brown Law Offices, P.A., is a northwest Twin Cities divorce and family law firm. Our lawyers have represented thousands of clients since 1998. We employ common sense, and attempt to cost-effectively resolve disputes concerning custody, child support, property division and alimony. When the need arises, however, we are prepared to litigate and take matters to trial.

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Custody cases can seem never ending. They can be difficult and stressful for both parties. The goal of a custody agreement involves satisfying both parties and help them navigate shared custody in the future. Court proceedings can be costly, from attorney’s fees to court filing fees. A properly drafted agreement can help you avoid conflict and help you avoid having to return to court. It is important to note every custody agreement should reflect the…
When many people think of estate planning in Minnesota, most assume it is for the elderly or the rich. However, it is never too early to start preparing for the future. Estate planning has less to do with your income and age and more about how families can be prepared should something tragic happen. Estate planning includes not only after-death situations but also your wishes for your finances and health even when you are…
A Minnesota custody or divorce hearing conducted by video call may seem strange from your computer in your living room. However, it has become a regular occurrence for Minnesota courts. During the Governors Walz’ Executive Stay-at-Home Order, courts started conducting hearings via video zoom calls. Despite the order being lifted, courts still continue to utilize remote resources for most of their hearings. Remote hearing options allow for some benefits such as not having to drive…
Hiring a family law attorney in Minnesota can be stressful. Odds are you haven’t been through the family court process before. Where do you start? We recommend contacting several family lawyers and asking them about their practice and experience. But what should you ask? You don’t know what you don’t know, right? Here are 20 questions you can use as a starting point for discussion with any Minnesota family lawyer you may be considering: 1.…
For any parent, deciding on a particular school for your child can be a difficult and tedious decision. MN custody disputes add a lawyer of complexity. Parents take many things into account such as school rankings, extracurricular activities, school transportation, and the distance from home. For parents who share legal custody, the decision regarding school choice can be even more complex and conflicted if the parties do not agree.  Court will take into account numerous…
Many MN family law matters involve social media implications. We live in the age of technology. In the last ten years, social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram have become increasingly popular. Social media has become a convenient way to stay connected with friends and family with the touch of a button. It is common for many people to post things about their lives or recent happenings. However, amidst a legal proceeding, a…