I am a mother and a lawyer. I have been through divorce and custody disputes and can... more
I am a mother and a lawyer. I have been through divorce and custody disputes and can empathize with what my clients are going through. When I'm not working, I like to spend time with my family, go to the Oregon coast, read, and knit.
Children teach us many lessons. One of those lessons is the profound impact that... more
Children teach us many lessons. One of those lessons is the profound impact that adults can have on a childs life. While children can be resilient, they can also be very vulnerable.When the adults in childrens lives are in conflict, life for the children can become very complicated. It is often difficult for adults to understand just how much their own conflict may impact the life of their chi... view profile
Sean Stephens is a founding member of Stephens Margolin P.C. He was born in Eugene,... more
Sean Stephens is a founding member of Stephens Margolin P.C. He was born in Eugene, Oregon and is a fourth generation Oregonian. Mr. Stephens attended the University of Oregon, and graduated in with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, with a minor in English Literature. His psychology studies emphasized early childhood development. Mr. Stephens attended Willamette College of Law ... view profile
My focus is on providing quality, individualized representation for my clients and... more
My focus is on providing quality, individualized representation for my clients and obtaining the best result for each client's needs. I am committed to making sure my clients know what is happening every step of the way. My areas of expertise include divorce, dissolutions of domestic partnerships, modifications, adoptions, custody, enforcement and protective orders. My background in criminal ... view profile
My practice focuses exclusively on all areas of family law. I compassionately assist... more
My practice focuses exclusively on all areas of family law. I compassionately assist clients as they navigate the complex legal system during challenging family transitions. I am determined, flexible and creative in my approach to practicing law and I help clients stand up for themselves while being mindful of the importance of preserving important family relationships. I seek creative settle... view profile
For Julia, children are the foundation, not just of the family structure, but of her... more
For Julia, children are the foundation, not just of the family structure, but of her approach to family law. Julias experience as court-appointed counsel for children in juvenile dependency and domestic relations cases guides her. She knows the importance of stability and consistency in a childs life. Julias strength as a lawyer is in developing creative solutions for these children and their e... 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.