Modern Family Matters is a podcast based out of Portland, OR that discusses a variety of different topics, ranging from divorce and custody to adoption and estate planning. We believe that there is no such thing as "broken" family, and that true family can take on many different forms. Join our host, Steve Altishin, as he interviews attorneys and other industry professionals on all matters pertaining to the modern family.
Avoid These Parenting Pitfalls! Strategies to Protect Your Child’s Mental Health During Lockdown
Jul 02 2020 33 mins
Behavior Analyst, Chris Messina, discusses parenting pitfalls to be aware of in order to help protect your children’s mental hygiene during coronavirus and lockdown measures.Pitfall #1: Don’t double down on kids and try to over-compensate for what is...
Special Needs Estate Planning: Preserving Your Disabled Child’s Public Benefits and Maintaining Their Quality of Life
Jun 24 2020 38 mins
Associate Attorney, Triston Dallas, discusses the various options available when creating a special needs estate plan.
Deconstructing the Divorce Process: Preparing for a Favorable and Lasting Outcome
Jun 08 2020 29 mins
Landerholm Family Law's Partner, Will Jones, breaks down the divorce process in Oregon by focusing on the last step, the judgment, and working backwards.
Estate Planning: Who Should Get One and Why Is It So Important?
May 27 2020 30 mins
Landerholm Family Law’s Associate Attorney, Triston Dallas, explains what an estate plan and why it’s important for people of all ages to consider.An estate is everything you own-everybody has an estate, regardless of their wealth. You don’t need to...
Alternative Options for Pursuing Your Family Law Case During COVID-19
May 26 2020 28 mins
Lewis Landerholm, Founding Attorney of Landerholm Family Law, discusses the various options available to those who would like to pursue their family law case in spite of court delays due to Covid-19.It’s projected that there's going to be a large wave...
What is a Qualified Domestic Relations Order, and Why Is It Important?
May 14 2020 23 mins
-Will Jones, Partner at Landerholm Family Law, explains the QDRO process and aspects to consider when dividing retirement accounts.- Over 90 million workers in the United States are covered by over 800,000 employer- provided retirement plans, totaling...