James R. Brothers


Benjamin E. Thomas







Family & Divorce


Our family attorneys have extensive experience in representing clients throughout North Dakota and Minnesota on a wide-range of family-related issues. Our first and primary goal is reaching a reasonable settlement without going to trial, but when a trial is necessary, our family law clients benefit from having aggressive, effective trial attorneys supporting them in the courtroom.


Services include:

  • Dissolution of marriage (divorce)
  • Legal separation
  • Annulment
  • Property division
  • Domestic abuse proceedings
  • Business and property valuations and division
  • Spousal maintenance (alimony)
  • Child custody and parenting schedules
  • Child support
  • Change of name
  • Pre-marital and post-marital agreements
  • Paternity and third-party custody
  • Step-parent adoptions
  • Post-decree modification and enforcement
  • Alternative dispute resolution methods to resolve family law cases