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Modern Family Matters

with Pacific Cascade Family Law

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.

Recent Episodes

Preparing for Child Support: Taking a Closer Look at Oregon’s Child Support Guidelines & CalculationsOctober 05, 2021 Episode artwork What Is Intellectual Property, & How Is it Addressed in Divorce and Estate Planning Cases?September 23, 2021 Episode artwork Estate Planning 101: The Basics of a Trust, & How to Create One That Is Best Designed for Your GoalsSeptember 10, 2021 Episode artwork Covid 2.0: Handling the Uncertainty & Surviving the Upcoming School Year August 20, 2021 Episode artwork Co-Parenting a Child with Special Needs: Reaching Alignment to Create a Proper Blueprint for SuccessJuly 28, 2021 Episode artwork Till Death (or Divorce) Do Us Part: The Ins and Outs of Prenuptial & Postnuptial AgreementsJuly 08, 2021 Episode artwork Divorce & Mortgages: How the Two are Less Like Oil and Water Than You Might ThinkJune 23, 2021 Episode artwork The Power of a Thoughtfully Crafted Parenting Plan, & Why They Are So Important to Get RightJune 07, 2021 Episode artwork The ABC’s of a Last Will and Testament: Simplifying Estate PlanningMay 19, 2021 Episode artwork What to Expect From a Client/Attorney Relationship, and How to Work Together for a Positive OutcomeApril 28, 2021 Episode artwork Co-Parenting During the Summer Can Be Hard! How to Treat Your Ex Like a Business Partner & Choose Cooperation Over ConflictApril 14, 2021 Episode artwork Selling Your Home Before, During or After a Divorce: A Realtor’s List of Do’s and Don’tsMarch 26, 2021 Episode artwork Understanding Divorce Discovery: Why It’s Important, What to Share, and How Your Legal Team Can Make All the DifferenceMarch 15, 2021 Episode artwork Trickle Down Bleakonomics: How High-Conflict Relationships Hurt Children & 5 Ways to Foster Healthier DynamicsFebruary 09, 2021 Episode artwork Military Divorces and How they Differ: Protections, Divisions & PensionsJanuary 27, 2021 Episode artwork Estate Planning Resolutions: The Benefits of Reviewing Your Estate Plan AnnuallyJanuary 26, 2021 Episode artwork A Guide to Family Abuse Prevention Act (FAPA) Restraining OrdersDecember 15, 2020 Episode artwork Best Practices for Negotiating Business Ownership During a DivorceNovember 16, 2020 Episode artwork Divorce, Domestic Violence, & Tenancy Rights: Leasing Options for Renters (& Their Landlords)November 09, 2020 Episode artwork The Do's and Don'ts of Courtroom Conduct: What to Know Before Your HearingOctober 29, 2020 Episode artwork How to Protect Yourself From Losing Health Insurance During a DivorceOctober 19, 2020 Episode artwork Important Things to Know About DHS and How Child Welfare Cases Are ProcessedSeptember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Creating the Right Plan for You: Demystifying Estate Planning DocumentsSeptember 10, 2020 Episode artwork Utilizing Mediation to Resolve Family Disputes: Safeguarding Time, Money, and PrivacyAugust 28, 2020 Episode artwork Creative Ideas to Motivate Children as Virtual Learning Looms AheadAugust 21, 2020 Episode artwork