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Maury Devereau Beaulier

Maury Beaulier’s Legal Guides

71 total


  • How to Get a Clean Slate - Expungements

    Guide to Expungements Example case: Jeff Burns (not his real name) is a reputable engineer. He is married and lives with his wife and three children in their comfortable home in the suburbs. Things for Jeff were not always so nice.When Jeff was 21 years old, he was arrested for s...

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  • Winning Custody Issues

    Custody There are two types of custody, “legal” and “physical.” Do not confuse them. They mean very different things What is Legal Custody? Legal Custody is the right to make decisions related to y

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  • Saving Money on Divorce

    Choosing a Divorce Process Most people do not understand that they control their divorce process. They alone can choose how they will resolve their issues. In that context, there are hundreds of co

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  • How is property divided in a divorce?

    What Property is Divided? Marital property laws vary from state to state. They define the marital estate (community property or marital property) as any asset acquired during the marriage whether tha

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  • What is Non-Marital Property?

    In a divorce, some assets may be considered non-marital and, as a result, are not divided in a divorce proceeding. What is the marital estate? In a divorce, the parties divide up what is called the "Marital Estate." The marital estate includes any assets or debts that the parties...

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  • Do's and Don'ts of Divorce

    DON'T DON'T lie to your children with stories like "Dad is visiting relatives". Children know if you are trying to hide something, even if the purpose is honorable. DO DO talk to your children. Give

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  • Winning DWI

    What is the crime of DWI or DUI In Minnesota, it is a crime to: (1) to drive, operate, or be in control of any motor vehicle anywhere in the state while: * under the influence of alcohol, a

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  • Defending Against Charges of Child Pornography

    Possession and Dissemination of Child Pornography I have been inundated recently by inquiries related to child pornography issues. In our computer age where information, images and videos can be rap

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  • White Collar Crime and Defense

    White Collar Crime is broad in its definition. It does not exist as a criminal category in any statute books. Instead, it is a generic category used to describe crimes that are often committed by professionals in positions of authority or trust. White collar crime encompasses bu...

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  • Custody Evaluations

    Understanding the procedures for custody evaluations can help you prepare for what may come and assist you in seeking a favorable resolution to your custody issues.

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