Numbers are a big part of any divorce, whether regarding property divisions, custody... more
Numbers are a big part of any divorce, whether regarding property divisions, custody or support. During his work with one of the countrys largest accounting firms, Zach learned a thing or two about being a numbers guy. Zach is someone who enjoys the challenge of complex property issues, researching and digging to make sure his clients get the best possible settlements. With a Masters in Busine... view profile
Jody Stahancyk has earned the reputation as a strong woman and a formidable opponent... more
Jody Stahancyk has earned the reputation as a strong woman and a formidable opponent in the courtroom who all the while has a generous heart and is a pillar of her community. Jody Stahancyk founded the family law firm in 1987 after a decade of legal work. She began her legal practice in 1973 as a Multnomah County Deputy District Attorney where she successfully prosecuted for 6 years. In 1979 sh... view profile
While I may not have grown up in Oregon, it is the state I will always call "home."... more
While I may not have grown up in Oregon, it is the state I will always call "home." I really fell in love with Oregon, and especially Portland, as soon as I came to visit for the first time. People are friendly, warm, and open to differences in Portland like nowhere else. The other great thing about living in Portland is all of the outdoor activity opportunities. I love hiking in the Columbia ... view profile
A practicing family law attorney for more than 30 years, Gary Zimmer's practice is... more
A practicing family law attorney for more than 30 years, Gary Zimmer's practice is centered on family law cases including annulments, legal separations, and dissolution of marriage proceedings. He is adept at handling and managing complex cases involving business valuations, inheritances and other difficult issues. His firm, Zimmer Family Law, LLC, is located in Portland, Oregon. Mr. Zimmer re... view profile
Laurel joined Stahancyk, Kent & Hook in 1999 and was elected a shareholder in 2004.... more
Laurel joined Stahancyk, Kent & Hook in 1999 and was elected a shareholder in 2004. Laurel litigates dissolution cases throughout the states of Oregon and Washington, successfully representing clients in all matters relating to family law, which can include: divorce, legal separation, domestic partnership in Oregon, modification of spousal support and child support, prenuptial, postnuptial agre... view profile
James Baldock received a Bachelor of Business Administration with honors from Trent... more
James Baldock received a Bachelor of Business Administration with honors from Trent University in 2006. Then in 2009, he received a Juris Doctorate from the University of Oregon School of Law. While clerking for Judge Carp during law school, James saw firsthand the disadvantage people face when they represent themselves in court. Cases that should have been easy were not, and those that ... view profile
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Family law includes laws of marriage, civil unions, same-sex relationships, domestic partnerships, divorce, separation, property settlements, alimony, spousal abuse, adoption, child abuse, child support, child custody and kidnapping. If you need help with a family-related legal issue, a family law attorney can advise in family disputes as well as represent you in lawsuits.