Posts By: Loren Thompson

More on Our Appeals Court Victory

As we mentioned in a recent post, McGuire + Thompson, LLC won a victory in the Oregon Court of Appeals at the end of last year. We are happy to note that the case has also received some attention in the blogosphere. Check out these articles at The BabyPost and Mommyish for a fresh perspective
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We’re Moving!

As of February 1, 2015, the law offices of McGuire + Thompson, LLC will be located at: 111 SW Columbia Street, Suite 710 Portland, OR 97201 For information about how we can help with your divorce, custody case, or other family law matters, visit our website at portlandfamilylaw.com. (Although our office address is changing, our
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McGuire + Thompson Victory in the Court of Appeals

The Oregon Court of Appeals recently ruled in favor of overturning a decision given in October 2012, and the lawyers at McGuire + Thompson, LLC are happy to say that we had a hand in the outcome. As the appeals court opinion describes (you can also find a short description of the case here), in
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What is Mine and What is Yours?: Distribution of Property in a Divorce

In a divorce case in Oregon, you and your spouse have the option of settling between yourselves how you will deal with your belongings, money, debts, and other property. However, if there is anything you cannot agree on, or if you would rather it be settled by a third party, Oregon law mandates a just
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Considering Everyone Else: Which Family Ties Matter in a Custody Decision?

One of the important factors courts look into in a custody dispute is the relationship the child has with other family members. Important family relationships include those between the child and grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, and even in some cases, step-parents. With that said, where other family members are concerned, siblings are of most interest
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