DOMESTIC RELATIONS AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • MEDIATION
    • Family Law disputes, as described below, are mediated at my offices or at the offices of other attorneys (most often that is when the mediation is out of Knox County, Tennessee.) I will mediate in other counties as requested.
  • DIVORCE
    • Contested and Uncontested
    • Property Division, Alimony
    • Retirement Issues
  • CHILD CUSTODY (CO-PARENTING)
    • Divorce
    • Post-Divorce Modification
    • Parentage Proceedings
    • Dependency and Neglect Proceedings
  • CHILD SUPPORT
    • Establishing or defending support actions
    • Collecting support
    • Modification of support
    • Termination of support
  • ORDERS OF PROTECTION
    • Establishing or defending against the entry of an Order
    • Violation Proceedings
    • Expunging (Erasing) Dismissed Orders
  • CONTEMPT (Failure to obey a Court Order)
    • Marital Dissolution Agreement Provisions
    • Alimony
    • Child Support
    • Orders of Protection
  • ADOPTION
    • Relative Adoptions by Agreement
    • Relative Adoptions by Termination of Rights
  • OTHER AREAS OF PRACTICE

    Since graduation from law school, Ms. Petersen has also engaged in a general practice of law and the practice of employment law, especially Wage and Hour law.

    • Simple Wills
    • Living Wills
    • Powers of Attorney
    • Heath Care Powers of Attorney
    • Wage and Hour Law
    • Overtime