Whether the attorneys at Elsberry & Shively are guiding a client through a complex divorce involving business or oil + gas assets or handling a simple divorce, their focus always remains on the unique needs of the client and the individualized goals. Elsberry & Shively has a reputation of obtaining favorable results in a professional manner and with the highest level of integrity.
Divorce & Custody Mediation
Resolving a divorce or parenting action through mediation rather than the litigation process will save time, money, and emotional strain. With mediation, the future of a family unit can be determined in a collaborative rather than adversarial manner.
Grandparent and Third Party Visitation Rights
Adoption & Surrogacy
Termination of Parental Rights
The attorneys at Elsberry & Shively have successfully resolved complex divorce cases involving a wide variety of business entities, oil and gas interests, and more. As for parenting responsibility actions, the focus always remains on the best interests of the children. When settlement is the best option for the clients, cases can be resolved in a cost-effective manner, and clients may never have to set foot into a courtroom. When trial is required, the attorneys at Elsberry & Shively carefully analyze the entire case, focus on the client’s specific goals, and successfully guide their clients through the litigation process.
Modification of Court Orders
Prenuptial and Post Nuptial Agreements
Grandparents’ Rights and
Third-Party Visitation Rights
Post-Judgment Custody Issues
Contempt and Order to Show Cause
Domestic Violence Protection Orders
Oil & Gas
Elsberry & Shively has extensive experience in completing mineral and surface title opinions, as well as North Dakota and ancillary probate actions. From this, the firm is able to guide mineral and surface owners through the curative process in a cost-effective manner. The firm also handles quiet title actions, both at the district court and appellate level.
Review and Completion of Curative
Quiet Title Actions