Presenter: Child Custody Visitation in Iowa, NBI, 1997; Family Law, NBI, 1998;... more
Presenter: Child Custody Visitation in Iowa, NBI, 1997; Family Law, NBI, 1998; Family Law for Paralegals, Des Moines, 1995; Iowa State Bar Association "Hot Topics" Family Law Practice, June 1998; Iowa Association of Trial Lawyers, Family Law Seminar: Ethics, July 1998; Iowa State Bar Association Family Law, "From Birth to Dissolution", 1998; "Adoption Law," NBI Seminar, Iowa, 2003; Family Law ... view profile
My name is Beth Walker and I have been practicing law in Newton, Iowa for nine years.... more
My name is Beth Walker and I have been practicing law in Newton, Iowa for nine years. The majority of my practice is family law and I enjoy helping people through this difficult process. I grew up in Des Moines, Iowa and was a social worker when I graduated from college. I learned a lot about families and helping people while practicing social work. I attended Drake Law School and graduated Ord... view profile
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.