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R. S. Missimer
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R. Missimer’s Legal Cases

11 total


  • UNPAID CHILD SUPPORT: In the matter of ....

    Practice Area:
    Family
    Outcome:
    Client released from jail.
    Description:
    The client had a $108,000 child support obligation that had gone unpaid. He had been incarcerated for several months and client's family had called several attorneys hoping they would help. I was able to negotiate a resolution that county and the client could agree on, and got him released from jail.
  • DIVORCE: In the matter of ...

    Practice Area:
    Divorce & Separation
    Outcome:
    Father has shared placement and $$$ settlement
    Description:
    Client had been arrested for Disorderly Conduct. His wife had brought charges of domestic abuse. Wife also locked him out of the house. I was able to get the court to ingore those charges and continue down the legal path of the case. I also negotiated a fair settlement of the house and possessions. Father, currently has shared placement of the child, and did obtain a fair settlement on the house and possessions.
  • TRO/DV: In the matter of ...

    Practice Area:
    Family
    Outcome:
    Client still has shared placement of two children.
    Description:
    Client was arrested for Domestic Violence and served with a Temporary Restraining Order. He had shared placement of his two daughters and was concerned that he would lose placement. We handled the criminal DV charges, the Injunction hearings, and were retained on the two paternity cases in different counties related to the children. The DV charges were reduced to ordinance violations. The restraining order was negotiated to a harassment restraining order. The paternity matters were resolved without change in placement.
  • ENFORCEMENT PETITION: In the matter of ...

    Practice Area:
    Family
    Outcome:
    Father now has weekend placement of his daugther.
    Description:
    Client had not seen his child in two years. Mother had been refusing visitation/placement. I filed an enforcement order and convinced the court that placement with father was in the child's best interest.
  • CONTEMPT: In the matter of ...

    Practice Area:
    Family
    Outcome:
    Case was dismissed for lack of jurisdiction.
    Description:
    This mother was from SD, and had moved there without notifying the Wisconsin court back in 2006. Father was creating a legal issue by bring an action in Wisconsin after there had been an action in SD. I talked the mom through what needed to be done, and she handled it pro se. This worked out well because mom could not afford an attorney, and I was glad to help.
  • CHIPs: Mother had been charged with negilgence

    Practice Area:
    Family
    Outcome:
    Dismissed
    Description:
    Boyfriend had criminal past as sex offender, and was charged with first degree Sexual Assault. CHIPs case was filed against mother claiming negligence.
  • DIVORCE: In the matter of

    Practice Area:
    Divorce & Separation
    Outcome:
    Father now has 50/50 placement of child
    Description:
    Father and mother had child that is now little over 1 year old. Mother moved across state lines more than 40 minutes away from father. Mother wanted sole custody and placement.
  • DIVORCE: for $500 plus filing fees

    Practice Area:
    Divorce & Separation
    Outcome:
    They have their divorce
    Description:
    I do provide consulting to those that wish to file their own divorce and represent themselves. I offer a $500 consultation for four(4) hours used over the dirvoce action. Generally if divorces are truly agreed upon this works well because I supply the documents filed, review them, and help keep the party safe. If things go badly I can step in and represent the party as I would do normally. This particular case (and recommendation above) occurred in slightly less than the 4 hours time.
  • DIVORCE: Total cost $795 ....

    Practice Area:
    Divorce & Separation
    Date:
    Sep 06, 2011
    Outcome:
    Judgment of Divorce
    Description:
    I represented a client from Conn. that had a simple divorce filed by husband. We represented her without her ever needing to appear in person. Our $1,295 not to exceed plan allows for actual time billed if less that $1,295. This one was.
  • DIVORCE: In the matter of...

    Practice Area:
    Divorce & Separation
    Date:
    Feb 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    no maintenance, normal child support
    Description:
    Client(Husband) makes $100k/year wife makes $15k/year. Fifteen(15) year marriage. Outcome: Property was equally divided. Client pays normal child support of 17%, no maintenance.