Why do women seek divorce at a higher rate than men?
It is a generally known statistic that roughly half of all marriages in the U.S. end in divorce but did you know that nearly 70 percent of those are initiated by women? And college-educated women […]CONTINUE READING
How to dissolve a domestic partnership or civil union in Michigan
When you find that perfect someone you want to spend your life with, the most common avenue in legal terms is through marriage. However, alternatives in today’s progressive world include civil unions and domestic partnerships. […]CONTINUE READING
Choosing between settlement and litigation in a Michigan divorce
The long-held tradition of marriage is one of life’s biggest moments for many people, with visions of happiness, wonderful moments, a family, and memories lasting a lifetime. Unfortunately, the storybook romance doesn’t always stick to […]CONTINUE READING
Why divorcing after retirement is costly
You and your spouse worked hard for decades, at one career or multiple, and diligently saved and invested toward that day you could finally retire. You had grand plans together to travel or move to […]CONTINUE READING
Visitation concerns in Michigan during the Coronavirus pandemic
In the past couple of months the world as we knew it virtually came to a standstill as the rapid-fire COVID virus continues to run roughshod over our economic, family, and social ways of life. […]CONTINUE READING
The importance of focusing on good co-parenting to help children after a divorce
As we are all seeing in shocking real time right now, things don’t always go as planned and life inevitably presents a roadblock or two. Marriages, for example, might start out as a fairytale gleam […]CONTINUE READING
Are There Ways to Increase Your Chance of Winning Custody in a Michigan Divorce?
As a parent, you want to be with your children as much as possible, watching them grow and guiding them through life so they can become smart, caring, and capable adults. However, your spouse likely […]CONTINUE READING
Common Questions You Might Have when Considering the Option of Divorce in Michigan
Divorce is a big decision, and one that you don’t want to take lightly. If you’re considering divorce in Michigan, here are a few common questions you may need answered first. Is Divorce My Only […]CONTINUE READING
During a Divorce, What are Normal Child Visitation Rights?
Time spent with children is precious, so when parents with shared children divorce, it’s only natural to feel anxious about the amount of time you’ll have with children in the aftermath. You need to understand […]CONTINUE READING
Is Withholding Visitation Against the Law?
Even in cases where one parent is granted sole physical custody of children, or an established custodial environment (ECE) is recognized, the noncustodial parent will be granted visitation, or parenting time, if the court considers […]CONTINUE READING