Divorce

Get help from knowledgeable Iowa family law attorneys

The dissolution of a marriage involves crucial decisions about the welfare of your children and the equitable division of your assets. The Iowa attorneys at Spies & Pavelich are experienced in divorce law. We consider all aspects of your divorce case to develop the best possible solutions regarding:

  • Child custody and visitation rights
  • Child support
  • Distribution of personal property, bank accounts, stocks, and other assets
  • Division of marital debts
  • Sale or possession of the marital home
  • Spousal support and temporary support

Effective family law negotiators

We understand that you and your spouse will have many opportunities to negotiate a divorce settlement and that a negotiated agreement is often a preferred outcome.  Our office encourages settlement discussion, whether informal or formal, and we negotiate directly with opposing counsel.  We advise and prepare our clients for court-ordered mediation and frequently attend mediation to ensure a fair and enforceable agreement.  The experienced negotiators at Spies & Pavelich can help you obtain the most equitable divorce settlement, a fair child support agreement, and a healthy child care arrangement.

Skilled family law attorneys

Sometimes a trial or a hearing is necessary to reach a just and equitable resolution to your dispute. Through tactical trial strategies and professional courtroom presence, our skilled attorneys successfully represent clients throughout the adversarial trial process. We are prepared to handle the complex aspects of your divorce methodically to obtain the most favorable trial outcome.

Contact Iowa City family law attorneys

Call Spies & Pavelich in Iowa City at 319-337-4193 or contact us online to schedule a consultation with a family law attorney.