For several years, Maxim Smith Family Law has been assisting clients who want to amicably divorce by preparing the documents that incorporate the agreement they have reached and guiding them through the court process. We call this approach a Friendly Divorce. A Friendly Divorce is great option for couples who are in agreement on all […]
Blame takes the center stage in many divorces. Parties to a divorce often blame their partners for the hurt and grief they feel, and their partners in turn blame them for their pain. When taking a mindful approach to divorce, individuals learn to recognize these feelings, and use the appropriate tools to manage feelings in a productive way that can lead to healthier results for themselves and their children.
Allison Maxim is the founder of Maxim Smith and a family law attorney working in St. Paul, MN. Allison’s practice as a divorce lawyer consists of international and interstate family Law, general divorce and family law, friendly divorce, domestic violence law, and collaborative law. Allison Maxim has a law degree and a master’s degree in […]
Going through a divorce is emotionally draining. The hassles involved in the divorce process can make a person irritable, frustrated, and short-tempered.
Breaking the Cycle of Fear and Shame for Men in Committed Relationships Safety… Mindfulness… Independence. These are just a few of the main hot topics that are explored in my office with men and couples. It might not seem realistic to maintain all of these needs at the same time, but with some guidance and […]