Category Archives: Wisconsin family lawyer

Child Vaccinations

What should you do if you and your co-parent disagree on whether or not your child should be vaccinated? First, you should talk to a trusted pediatrician with your co-parent. If you take all the necessary avenues and your co-parent still holds a belief you do not believe is in the child’s best interest, then […]

Valuating Property in a High Asset Divorce

In a Wisconsin divorce, property is divided according to community property laws. This means that marital property is split 50/50. In a high asset divorce, there is no exception, unless a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement is present.  In a high asset divorce where many valuable assets exist, it is important to seek the aid of […]

What Is a Postnuptial Agreement?

A postnuptial agreement is a marital property agreement that plans the details of the division of assets in the event the marriage is dissolved. It works similarly to a prenuptial agreement. However, a postnuptial agreement is established after the marriage occurs, instead of before.  Wisconsin is a community property state. This means that marital property […]

What Is Coercive Control?

The United Nation’s definition of violence against women is as follows: “any act of gender-based violence that results in, or is likely to result in, physical, sexual, or mental harm or suffering to women, including threats of such acts, coercion or arbitrary deprivation of liberty, whether occurring in public or in private life.” Coercive control, […]

Federal 7th Circuit Rules in Favor of Wisconsin Marriage Equality

The US Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, which includes Wisconsin, ruled today that there is no basis to deny same sex couples the ability to marry.   You can find the full opinion here    http://media.ca7.uscourts.gov/cgi-bin/rssExec.pl?Submit=Display&Path=Y2014/D09-04/C:14-2526:J:Posner:aut:T:fnOp:N:1412339:S:0     It is worth reading for Judge Posner’s interesting and straightforward language (as legal opinions go).   This case is also a […]

Wisconsin family lawyers fees

Wisconsin family lawyers fees can sometimes prevent families from retaining a lawyer.  That need not be the case. Kowalski Family Law was established to provide the highest quality representation for a reasonable cost in all family law cases.   I ensure reasonable cost for my clients through the following policies: A fully-electronic case file. This reduces paper copies and storage costs that […]

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