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Users of Avvo reviews should note that any result that an endorsed lawyer or law firm may achieve on behalf of one client in one matter does not necessarily indicate that similar results can be obtained for other clients.
A native Arizonan, Ms. Wilson moved to Oregon to attend law school at Willamette... more
A native Arizonan, Ms. Wilson moved to Oregon to attend law school at Willamette University. While she misses Arizona in the winter months, Ms. Wilson fell in love with Oregon's beauty and outdoor activities, including hiking, fishing and snowboarding. She enjoys these activities with her family, which includes her husband, her daughter and two dogs.
Michelle has over 17 years experience in the legal profession and over eleven years... more
Michelle has over 17 years experience in the legal profession and over eleven years experience as an attorney in the private practice of law in Oregon. Her legal career began in 1995 as a volunteer in the Circuit Court in the State of Hawaii. As an undergraduate, Michelle interned for a firm specializing in insurance defense in Honolulu, Hawaii. During law school, she honed her legal skills ... view profile
If you are getting divorced and have children, part of the divorce agreement will involve determining where and with whom the children will live. A child custody lawyer can help you negotiate custody, either by agreement or in court. The custodial parent (the one the child lives with) earns the legal right to make decisions regarding the child's lifestyle, welfare, and education. Some parents opt for joint custody, which means children divide their time between both parents' homes, and parents share the right to make decisions on behalf of the children. If you as parents are unable to agree on child custody, a judge will decide for you.