Kristina Otterstrom

Kristina Otterstrom is a member of the Utah State Bar and her legal practice focuses on divorce, child custody and adoption. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude from Texas A&M University with a degree in Journalism. She subsequently received her JD from Brigham Young University’s J. Reuben Clark Law School.  

Kristina has been published in the Utah Bar Journal and writes on a variety of topics including child support, custody, and the financial aspects of divorce.  

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Articles By Kristina Otterstrom

Illinois Child Custody Law
An Illinois lawyer answers common questions about child custody.
Child Custody and Visitation in Indiana
An overview of the rules on custody and visitation rights in Indiana.
Child Support in Vermont
Continue reading to learn how courts in Vermont set and enforce child support.
Child Support in Wyoming
If you have a child and are on the brink of divorce or separation, you likely have concerns about child support payments. Continue reading to learn how courts determine and enforce child support in Wyoming.
Oklahoma Child Support
In Oklahoma, the amount of child support a parent has to pay is based on income. Statutory guidelines determine the amount, but the parents or a judge can set a different amount, if the circumstances warrant it. Here, we answer some common questions about child support in Oklahoma.
Child Support in Kentucky
Both parents have a financial responsibility to support their children, even after a separation or divorce. Continue reading to learn more about child support laws, modification, and enforcement in Kentucky.
Child Support in Washington
Information about child support guidelines, procedures, and enforcement in Washington.
Can a lawyer help me decrease my child support payments?
Can a lawyer help me decrease my child support payments? Continue reading to learn more.
Joint Child Custody: Do the Advantages Outweigh the Disadvantages?
Is it always better for both parents to have custody of the children after a divorce?
Child Custody Evaluations
If you're in a contested custody trial, the judge may order a custody evaluation. Continue reading to learn more about the experts that prepare these reports.