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How to dissolve a domestic partnership or civil union in Michigan

March 18, 2020
Posted in: Michigan Law

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. […]

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Choosing between settlement and litigation in a Michigan divorce

March 13, 2020
Posted in: 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 […]

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Why divorcing after retirement is costly

March 11, 2020
Posted in: Divorce

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 […]

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Visitation concerns in Michigan during the Coronavirus pandemic

March 6, 2020
Posted in: Firm News

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. […]

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The importance of focusing on good co-parenting to help children after a divorce

March 4, 2020
Posted in: 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 […]

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Are There Ways to Increase Your Chance of Winning Custody in a Michigan Divorce?

February 28, 2020
Posted in: Child Custody, 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 […]

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Common Questions You Might Have when Considering the Option of Divorce in Michigan

February 21, 2020
Posted in: Divorce, Michigan Law

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 […]

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During a Divorce, What are Normal Child Visitation Rights?

February 14, 2020
Posted in: Divorce

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 […]

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Is Withholding Visitation Against the Law?

February 12, 2020
Posted in: Child Custody

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 […]

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Some Key Aspects of Michigan Prenuptial Agreements

February 7, 2020
Posted in: Michigan Law

It’s a common misconception that one or both parties entering into a marriage must be wealthy in order to necessitate a prenuptial agreement, but this is simply untrue.  There are a variety of reasons why […]

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