Petit & Dommershausen Legal Blog

Wisconsin Law: At what age can a child decide which parent they want to live with?

By PD Blogger | September 19, 2019 | Comments Off on Wisconsin Law: At what age can a child decide which parent they want to live with?

So, you’re either going through a divorce or you already have an existing placement order. Your child is at an age where they have started to express an opinion as to which parent they want to live with or spend the most time with. At what age does the child’s opinion matter? Under Wisconsin statutes, […]

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Can they take your blood if you passed out? “Mitchell v. Wisconsin: Unconscious Drivers and the Implied Consent Law”

By PD Blogger | August 26, 2019 | Comments Off on Can they take your blood if you passed out? “Mitchell v. Wisconsin: Unconscious Drivers and the Implied Consent Law”

                It is common knowledge that those who drive after consuming a sufficient amount of alcohol may be charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated (OWI). While investigating an OWI case, it is common for law enforcement officials to ask the driver of the vehicle to submit to a breath and blood test. This […]

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How much will a Child Support Attorney cost?

By Nathan Wojan | July 19, 2019 | Comments Off on How much will a Child Support Attorney cost?

Cost considerations are an important factor in the selection of any good or service. Making an informed choice necessarily includes an assessment of possible costs. These questions often are raised when considering hiring a lawyer to assist with a child support matter. Child Support Lawyer from the Child Support Agency Many folks first experience with […]

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Criminal Defense Minute

By Nathan Wojan | July 6, 2019 | Comments Off on Criminal Defense Minute

Interested in learning more about the role of a Defense Attorney? Attorney Nathan J. Wojan, from Petit & Dommershausen, SC, offers a brief outline on the topic in this video. Interested in learning more? Call him at 920-739-9900. Attorney Wojan serves Wisconsin.

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Bay Beach | Big Wheel | Ferris Wheel

By Nathan Wojan | July 2, 2019 | Comments Off on Bay Beach | Big Wheel | Ferris Wheel

Petit & Dommershausen, SC, is grateful for the warm welcome our Green Bay Area office has received. We would like to extend our appreciation by joining Green Bay and Northeast Wisconsin in GREEN BAY’S GREATEST COMEBACK by donating to the Bay Beach efforts at restoration and revitalization efforts. For each new like Petit & Dommershausen, […]

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School District Choice: Who makes it?

By PD Blogger | June 18, 2019 | Comments Off on School District Choice: Who makes it?

So, you and your significant other separated and have a joint custody/joint placement order. Sharing placement has been relatively calm but now your child needs to start school.  The two of  you live in different school districts so who gets to choose the school district? Under Wisconsin statutes, joint legal custody means that the parents […]

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Estate Planning Minute

By Nathan Wojan | May 2, 2019 | Comments Off on Estate Planning Minute

Interested in learning more about Estate Planning? Attorney Nathan J. Wojan offers a brief outline on the topic in this video. Interested in learning more? Call him at 920-739-9900

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Estate Plans/Will Reviews? When should I review my plan?

By PD Blogger | April 13, 2019 | Comments Off on Estate Plans/Will Reviews? When should I review my plan?

How often should you review your estate planning?  If you have a complex estate, you should review your plan on a biannual basis but it is always a good idea to review your plan after any life changing event occurs. Here is a quick reference on times you should definitely review and revise your plans: […]

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Legal Podcast Review with Attorney LaFond

By PD Blogger | March 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Legal Podcast Review with Attorney LaFond

We’ve all listened to the podcast Serial at this point (if you haven’t do you live under a rock?), so what’s next on your morning/evening commute? For all you true crime lovers out there, here are a few reviews of some of my favorites. Comment on this post today with your recommendations for me as […]

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Relocating with a Child after a Divorce or Paternity Judgment

By PD Blogger | February 26, 2019 | Comments Off on Relocating with a Child after a Divorce or Paternity Judgment

The State of Wisconsin has recently updated its laws and procedures regarding how a parent is to obtain a court’s approval to relocate with a child that is subject to an order granting periods of physical placement to both parents, as well as the procedures that a parent opposing such a move will have to […]

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