- What We Do
- DivorceWhen you go through a divorce, your whole world is turned upside down. Divorce can be such a painful experience that psychologists equate the stress to that of the death of a spouse or a child. This is why it is important to have an attorney who is both knowledgeable about the law and who understands the emotional turmoil that you are going through. Because of the emotions involved, you may lose sight of what’s in your best interests. A good attorney will perform the difficult task of telling you what you need to know, whether or not you want to hear it. There are many important issues to be addressed in a divorce: Child Custody Visitation Child Support In Michigan, child support is determined by a formula referred to as child support guidelines. This formula is primarily based upon the parents incomes. This formula can also provide for child care and uninsured health care expenses. Spousal Support One party may be awarded spousal support from the other party. Many factors are considered in determining the appropriateness of spousal support, such as length of marriage, age, potential earning capacity and ability to pay. Property Settlement The property and assets are…
- Who We Are
- Legal PhilosophyEvery attorney has his or her own legal philosophy, it is important that the attorney you choose to represent you has a philosophy that you are comfortable with. A successful attorney/client relationship is built on trust. Therefore, it is critical that you have a good rapport with your attorney. Due to the inherently emotional nature of divorce, it is imperative that you both like and trust your attorney. I view myself as a problem solver. My main goal is to help you obtain a legal result that is suited to your needs, while thoroughly addressing the issues in your case. I attempt to achieve that result at the lowest cost possible. I realize that litigation is expensive and that people need to save their money to invest in their future and the future of their children. I take very seriously my obligation to utilize your resources wisely. My objective is to handle your case properly from the beginning. This reduces your costs, your aggravation and avoids further litigation. When the legal issues are handled correctly from the beginning, you are able to concentrate on healing and moving on with your life. My reputation is very important, and therefore, I believe…
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Will switching jobs affect your Michigan divorce case?
Divorce is full of emotions from anger to denial; sadness to resentment. At times some people wonder if it’s even happening; others wonder what took so long. You will likely try to understand what went […]CONTINUE READING
Dating Life Decisions During a Michigan Divorce
Divorce is unfortunately commonplace among U.S. marriages, with roughly half of all married couples eventually splitting up. It is a troubling and emotionally wearisome time, and every divorce situation has its own “personality” and dynamics. […]CONTINUE READING
Can I Be Forced To Pay My Spouse’s Divorce Attorney In Michigan?
If you are getting divorced and do not have a prenuptial agreement, odds are you will have to divide your property with your spouse. If this is the case, be aware that this also includes […]CONTINUE READING
Balancing Business Valuation and Divorce in Michigan
Even in its most basic form, divorce is a stressful and demanding time involving a variety of emotional, financial, and family components. Throw a business into the mix and it dramatically raises the complexity of […]CONTINUE READING
Don’t Move Out Before the Divorce is Final
As tension escalates in a household where divorce is brewing, the inevitable question arises of which party is leaving the house. This is traditionally a volatile topic of conversation and potentially triggers considerable stress. Although […]CONTINUE READING
Four Tips for Staying Social Media Savvy During Divorce
We all know that social media is a big part of everyday life for people all around the world. It is now commonplace to receive daily news updates, check restaurant menus, book a flight, and […]CONTINUE READING
The Shadow of Parental Alienation in Child Custody
In the realm of negative events that can appear in our lives, divorce ranks high in its quotient of emotional stress, heartache, financial worries, and even physical issues. Unfortunately, many divorces are high in conflict, […]CONTINUE READING