Walled Lake, Michigan Divorce Lawyers

Daniel Marchese
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Oakland County's finest attorneys - highly reviewed and nationally recognized.

I’m an experienced Michigan divorce lawyer and dedicated to helping my clients at every stage of the divorce process. My practice includes simple and complex divorces, spousal support, child support, and child custody. Read More »
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Julian J. Poota
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Michigan Divorce Attorney with 15 years experience

A commitment to excellence is a personal quality you should expect from your attorney. At my office, you receive that commitment, and more, from start to finish of your case. I am a Michigan-born and educated lawyer who... Read More »
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Michael A. Robbins
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Michigan Divorce Attorney with 37 years experience

Michael A. Robbins is past president of the Michigan Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, past chairperson of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan and past president of the Michigan... Read More »
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Mark Snover
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Michigan Divorce Attorney

Mark Snover is a partner at The Law Firm of Hauer & Snover. His practice is devoted exclusively to family law. Mr. Snover specializes in litigating complex divorce cases, child support cases, child custody cases,... Read More »
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Akiva Goldman
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Michigan Divorce Lawyer with 33 years experience

Call Toll Free (877) 737-8800 - WE CAN HELP YOU. We have a successful track record of aggressive legal representation. Let us use our strengths to your advantage. FREE CONSULTATION. For additional information. Please... Read More »
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Walled Lake, MI Divorce Lawyer
(248) 669-9830 1060 E West Maple Rd
Walled Lake, MI 48390
Divorce, Criminal, DUI and Family
Walled Lake, MI Divorce Attorney
(248) 624-4044 1038 E West Maple Rd
Walled Lake, MI 48390
Divorce, Criminal, DUI and Family
Walled Lake, MI Divorce Lawyer
(248) 624-4044 1038 E. West Maple Rd.
Walled Lake, MI 48390
Divorce
Mr. Scott J. Sumner
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Clarkston, MI Divorce Attorney with 27 years experience
(248) 650-0055 5840 Lorac Drive
Clarkston, MI 48346
Free ConsultationDivorce, Criminal, DUI and Estate Planning
Michigan State University College of Law
Michigan State University 1986
Detroit College of Law 1989

Scott J. Sumner, J.D. is a graduate of Michigan State University, (1986) and Michigan State University/Detroit College of Law, (1989). He is a founding member of Sumner & Associates, P.C., and is its President and principal shareholder. Scott was the President of the Rochester Bar Association (2004-2005). He is a member of the State Bar Association and a member of the Oakland and Macomb County Bar Associations, since 1990, and is licensed to practice in the United States Federal Court. He is also a licensed and experienced Real Estate Broker and Residential Builder.
Edward M. Shaw
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Novi, MI Divorce Lawyer with 30 years experience
(248) 374-1800 42705 Grand River Ave., Suite 201
Novi, MI 48375
Free ConsultationDivorce, Estate Planning and Family
Attorney with 24 years experience with offices in Novi, Plymouth and Ann Arbor
Mohamad I Bazzi
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Novi, MI Divorce Attorney with 5 years experience
(866) 868-5756 28175 Haggerty Road
Novi, MI 48377
Free ConsultationDivorce, Business, Consumer and Family
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Michael Cutler
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farmington hills, MI Divorce Attorney with 28 years experience
(248) 489-8780 38275 west twelve mile rd
farmington hills, MI 48331
Divorce, Elder, Employment and Family
Tulane University
Daniel Bain
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Novi, MI Divorce Attorney
(248) 380-8787 27780 Novi Rd
Novi, MI 48377
Divorce, Business, Criminal and Family
Mr Scott Marshall Neuman
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Okemos, MI Divorce Lawyer with 26 years experience
(517) 349-2700 2196 Commons Parkway
Okemos, MI 48322
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy, Family and Personal Injury
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Scott M. Neuman is an aggressive, experienced attorney with offices in the Lansing and Detroit Areas. He has been helping people in Michigan for over 20 years and has handled over 4,000 cases. You can reach him by calling 517-349-2700 or 1-888-684-3999, by email at xneumanx@aol.com, or via our contact form.
Channelle Kizy White
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Southfield, MI Divorce Attorney with 13 years experience
(248) 662-5499 29600 Northwestern Highway, Suite 106
Southfield, MI 48034
Free ConsultationDivorce, Criminal, DUI and Family
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Channelle Kizy-White has over a decade of legal experience and a winning record of success with helping people in their time of greatest need. If you’re looking for an attorney you can trust and a fighter who won’t give up, that attorney is Channelle Kizy-White.

If there’s one word that describes Channelle, that word is “advocate.” She sees her clients’ problems as her own problems—their fight is her fight. Channelle is a listener, a counselor, and an experienced voice who stands up for you when other attorneys might sit down. And for Channelle, family law is more than just about...
Michael J. Hamblin
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Experienced & Skilled Divorce Attorney! Call Now for Aggressive Representation!

I am focused on finding the best solution for difficult and complicated divorce matters. Visit my website for more information and client testimonials! Contact me to see how I can help you with your family law issues. Read More »
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Roger Rathi
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Michigan Divorce Attorney with 20 years experience

Affordable Immigration attorney with 20 years of experience; 6000 family and employment cases with Client Ratings at Google 4.9***** (212 reviews); Yahoo 5***** (88 reviews); and AVVO 5***** (94 reviews). Click on... Read More »
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Charles P Farrar
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Waterford, MI Divorce Lawyer with 30 years experience
(248) 860-6025 995 W Huron St
Waterford, MI 48328
Divorce and Family
University of Michigan Law School
When it comes to dealing with family law, it can develop into an emotional rollercoaster, bringing about a traumatic experience entering your life. With Charles P. Ferrar, he understands the stress and heartache such legal matters can be, which is why he works closely and patiently with his clients, achieving a successful resolution in each legal case. A seasoned attorney with 20 years of experience, Attorney Farrar offers a wealth of expertise in all aspects of family law. Personalizing each case to its best suit, Farrar offers free one-on-one personal consultations. From creating a full detailed evaluation towards recommending different...
Katherine R. Sikorski
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(734) 437-0145 33300 W. Seven Mile Rd.
Livonia, MI 48152
Free ConsultationLivonia, MI Divorce Lawyer with 8 years experience
Divorce, Bankruptcy and Family
Wayne State University Law School
Attorney Katherine R. Sikorski graduated from Michigan State University with a bachelors degree in political science. After graduating, she attended Wayne State University Law School where she received her Juris Doctor. She also earned an LLM degree in taxation. She is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the Eastern District of Michigan, and the Northern District of Illinois. Additionally, she is a state certified small claims mediator.

Katherine spent two years working for an esteemed firm in downtown Detroit which focuses pimarily on medical malpractice defense. Since founding The Sikorski Law Firm, Katherine has focused primarily on family law....
Susan Elkouri
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Novi, MI Divorce Lawyer with 25 years experience
(248) 344-9700 39555 Orchard Hill Place, Ste. 215
Novi, MI 48375
Free ConsultationDivorce, Arbitration & Mediation and Family
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Susan Elkouri is a trial lawyer, certified Collaborative Divorce Law practitioner, and certified mediator. Ms. Elkouri has practiced divorce law for over 23 years. She earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Detroit Law School in 1994 and is licensed to practice in Michigan and Federal Courts.

Susan is a member of the Michigan State Bar Association, Oakland County Bar Association, Wayne County Family Law Bar Association, and the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan. She is an active participant in the Michigan Family Law Certification program and a past University of Detroit Law School Moot Court Judge.

Susan Elkouri is...
Lukas M. Sikorski
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Livonia, MI Divorce Attorney with 7 years experience
(734) 437-0145 33300 W. Seven Mile Rd.
Livonia, MI 48152
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy and Family
Wayne State University Law School
Attorney Lukas M. Sikorski graduated from the University of Michigan - Dearborn with a bachelors degree in anthropology and a minor in psychology in 2007. Lukas also attended the Warsaw School of Economics (Szkola Glowna Handlowa) in Warsaw, Poland. After graduating, he attended Wayne State University Law School where he received his Juris Doctor. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and the Eastern District of Michigan. He is also a state certified small claims mediator.

Before joining The Sikorski Law Firm, Lukas spent two years working for a solo practitioner in Wayne, Michigan. He also worked a...
Ameena Razia Sheikh
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Sylvan Lake, MI Divorce Attorney with 3 years experience
(248) 631-4853 2360 Orchard Lake Road
Suite 100
Sylvan Lake, MI 48320
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Juvenile
Wayne State University Law School
Achieving winning results for my clients is my passion!! Winning results vary for each of my clients and I focus on tailoring my representation for each of their specific needs. I am not just a legal advocate, I am my client's all around counselor. If you have any legal issue, I am your first stop. If I am unable to obtain the ideal results for YOU, I will ensure that I direct you to someone who can. My job as a lawyer is to AID those in need of legal assistance, not just take on...
Laura J. Gabel
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Milford, MI Divorce Attorney with 31 years experience
(248) 684-7600 425 W. HURON ST., SUITE 110
Milford, MI 48381
Divorce
Wayne State University Law School
An attorney since 1988, Ms. Gabel graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts degree (with honors) and from Wayne State University with a Juris Doctorate degree (cum laude). A past lecturer and instructor on the subjects of estate planning, probate and real estate law, she now concentrates her practice in family law, having completed extensive training specific to domestic relations mediation. Ms. Gabel was certified as a mediator in 2003 and was one of the first Michigan attorneys to receive a Certificate of Completion in ICLE's Family Law Certificate Program in 2008.
Symantha Heath
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Novi, MI Divorce Attorney with 25 years experience
(248) 344-9700 39555 Orchard Hill Pl
Suite 215
Novi, MI 48375
Free ConsultationDivorce, Arbitration & Mediation, Elder and Family
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Attorney Symantha Heath has practiced law for over 23 years. She earned a Juris Doctor from the University of Detroit Law School in 1993 and is licensed to practice in Michigan and U.S. Federal Court. She is a member of the Michigan State Bar Association, Oakland County Bar Association, Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, and Wayne County Family Law Bar Association.

Symantha is a past president of the Wayne County Family Bar Association and was an executive board member for six years. She is also a past County Chairwoman of the WCRC and the Northville Township Trustee. She currently serves on...
Terrence Hall
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Waterford Township, MI Divorce Attorney with 41 years experience
(248) 674-4844 4519 Highland Rd
Waterford Township, MI 48328-1132
Free ConsultationDivorce, Family, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Michigan State University College of Law
Kathryn Wayne-Spindler
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Milford, MI Divorce Lawyer with 25 years experience
(248) 676-1000 425 West Huron Street
Suite 120
Milford, MI 48381
Divorce, Estate Planning, Family and Real Estate
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Michigan Attorney Kathryn Wayne-Spindler has built a full-service law firm that is pleased to be successfully helping clients with all their divorce, family law, adoption, child custody, change of domicile, estate planning, minor criminal defense and probate needs. She is an experienced and aggressive fighter in the courtroom. She is also known for being a compassionate counselor to her clients. She understands that her clients' cases are not just legal battles to be won, but life-changing events that can potentially be emotionally traumatic. She listens and advises with her client's best interests in mind. Years ago, Wayne-Spindler realized that...
Melissa M. Pearce
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Milford, MI Divorce Attorney with 11 years experience
(248) 676-8976 1100 Corporate Office Drive
Suite 320
Milford, MI 48381
Divorce, Criminal, Estate Planning and Family
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Leonid Garbuzov
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Free Consultation! Exceptional Attorney! Professional, Accessible & Affordable!

I am a dedicated and aggressive divorce attorney. I strive for exceptional service, highly individualized solutions and outstanding results! Visit my website for more information or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Matthew Walton
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Michigan Divorce Attorney with 28 years experience

Matthew M. Walton P.C. focuses primarily on criminal cases and family law. However, my firm handles a variety of related legal area including probate planning, contract and business-related matters, personal injury, etc.... Read More »
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Thomas Pascaris
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Farmington, MI Divorce Lawyer with 9 years experience
(248) 893-6090 23629 Liberty St, Suite 200
Farmington, MI 48335
Divorce, Bankruptcy, Business and Estate Planning
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Thomas D. Pascaris, Esq., is partner/lead attorney and co-founder of All Law, PLLC. He received his bachelor’s in Finance, Business administration, and a minor in Political Science from the University of Michigan-Dearborn, and his Juris Doctor from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Thomas specializes in many legal areas including Divorce, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, and business formation and transactions. Thomas holds a board seat on the City of Farmington Downtown Development Authority, and was recently selected as Dbusiness Magazine’s 30 in their 30 for 2018.
Blake P. Lipman
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Farmington, MI Divorce Attorney with 24 years experience
(248) 851-3175 32871 Middlebelt Rd.
Suite 100
Farmington, MI 48334
Free ConsultationDivorce, Business, Estate Planning and Family
Wayne State University Law School
Blake Lipman has been a practicing attorney in Michigan since 1995. He worked as a real estate lawyer for a number of title companies for approximately 5 years. He is a graduate of Wayne State University Business School and Wayne State University Law School. Mr. Lipman practices in the greater tri-county area, which includes Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Livingston, Washtenaw, and Monroe counties. Mr. Lipman has a reputation as a tough, fair, and experienced litigator.
Bruce A. Sucher
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West Bloomfield, MI Divorce Lawyer with 45 years experience
(248) 626-5555 6230 Orchard Lake Rd Ste 105
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
Free ConsultationDivorce, Collections, Criminal and Family
University of Louisville
Eden J. Allyn
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Farmington, MI Divorce Attorney with 23 years experience
(248) 855-2550 31333 W 13 Mile Rd
Farmington, MI 48334
Divorce, Arbitration & Mediation, Bankruptcy and Family
Michigan State University
Eden J. Allyn is an ardent advocate for her clients. Practicing since 1996, Ms. Allyn has dedicated herself to helping her clients by staying abreast of the latest issues and developments in the law. She has furthered her education in the family law arena by earning a Certificate of Completion of the Family Law Certificate program through the Michigan Institute of Continuing Legal Education, by obtaining a collaborative law certificate and by training and working as a domestic family law mediator and attorney. Ms. Allyn has zealously represented clients in all levels of courts in Michigan, including appellate actions at...
Karen M Ross
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Waterford, MI Divorce Lawyer with 30 years experience
(248) 681-0400 3824 Elizabeth Lake Rd.
Waterford, MI 48328
Divorce, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
I manage the business of life. A life well lived is a business. When I represent a client, I look at their life as a whole and put together a comprehensive plan to assure that they are better off after my representation of them. This applies to their divorce settlements as well as their estate planning.
Lisa D. Stern
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Bloomfield Hills, MI Divorce Lawyer with 24 years experience
(248) 335-5000 Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
Divorce, Family and Probate
Ellen Paynter
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West Bloomfield, MI Divorce Attorney with 24 years experience
(248) 851-7555 7071 Orchard Lake Road
Suite 245
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
Divorce, Family and Military
Over 20 years of experience exclusively in Family Law. We can help you with your divorce, custody, parenting time or support matter. Call us. Your first call with a lawyer is free.
Christopher Trainor
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White Lake, MI Divorce Lawyer
(800) 961-8477 9750 Highland Road
White Lake, MI 48386
Divorce, Civil Rights, Criminal and DUI
Barry Brickner
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Farmington Hills, MI Divorce Lawyer with 43 years experience
(248) 538-4930 28580 Orchard Lake Road, Ste. 201
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
Divorce, Collections, Family and Landlord Tenant
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Hayley A. Silverberg
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NOVI, MI Divorce Lawyer with 12 years experience
(248) 845-8515 39555 Orchard Hill Pl
Ste. 600
NOVI, MI 48375
Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Timothy R. Ash
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Farmington Hills, MI Divorce Lawyer
(248) 540-9667 30300 Northwestern Hwy #300
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
Divorce
Michael Williams
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Farmington Hills, MI Divorce Attorney
(248) 474-0670 22000 Springbrook Avenue Suite 203
Farmington Hills, MI 48336
Divorce, Bankruptcy, Family and Foreclosure Defense
John Ceci
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Brighton, MI Divorce Lawyer with 17 years experience
(810) 299-2734 726 W. Grand River Ave.
Brighton, MI 48116
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy, Family and Juvenile
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School and Eastern Michigan University
I'm a sole practitioner in Brighton (Livingston County) Michigan specializing in estate planning, family and divorce law, bankruptcy and debt relief, appeals, juvenile law, parent's rights, probate court matters (estate administration, guardianship, conservatorship), collection cases, landlord tenant cases and general civil matters.
Timothy P. Flynn
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Clarkston, MI Divorce Lawyer with 30 years experience
(877) 853-9666 6480 Citation Dr.
Clarkston, MI 48346
Free ConsultationDivorce, Appeals, Elder and Probate
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Since 1989, I have been an attorney licensed by the State Bar of Michigan. In my decades of general practice, I have served thousands of clients. Among the first-50 attorneys in Michigan to complete the Family Law Certificate program offered by the Institute for Continuing Legal Education in Ann Arbor, MI, I have completed more than 1000 divorces from start to finish. In addition to family law, I have a robust criminal law practice, representing clients in jury trials and appeals across Michigan. A roster attorney for the Michigan Appellate Assigned Counsel System for 3-years, I...
Avi Adler
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Southfield, MI Divorce Attorney with 7 years experience
(248) 270-8223 24300 Southfield Rd
210
Southfield, MI 48075
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy, Family and Foreclosure Defense
Wayne State University Law School
I always knew that I wanted to use my law degree to help people in need. After moving from Toronto to Detroit, at the peak of the recession, I saw that the community of Detroit was in a real need. Hard-working people were now losing jobs and living off of credit cards just to get by. People in Detroit who could not afford medical insurance had medical bills that were piling up. These people just needed a break, a second chance, to get their life together again and start fresh. I knew then, that I wanted to commit my life...
B. Andrew Rifkin
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Birmingham, MI Divorce Attorney with 27 years experience
(248) 480-8333 401 South Old Woodward Avenue
Suite 410
Birmingham, MI 48009
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
University of Michigan Law School
As a family law attorney with more than 24 years of experience, I have helped many clients make life-altering decisions and have guided them through the most challenging periods of their lives. My goal always is to serve as a problem-solver for my clients, who routinely come to me with difficult issues surrounding divorce, property valuation and division, child custody, financial support, and many other family law concerns. I offer all of my clients a place where they can be heard, receive practical advice based on their goals and objectives, and develop a sound plan for moving through their divorces...
Michael A. Robbins
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Bloomfield Hills, MI Divorce Attorney with 37 years experience
(248) 646-7980 3910 Telegraph Rd, Suite 200
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
Divorce and Family
Wayne State University Law School
Michael A. Robbins is past president of the Michigan Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, past chairperson of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan and past president of the Michigan Interprofessional Association. Mr. Robbins has not only been named one of the "Best Lawyers in America" in family law, but was also showcased in Newsweek as one of the Eight Leaders in Family Law in the United States. He has also been named one of the top 100 lawyers in Michigan by the New York Times and Super Lawyers. He is a frequent lecturer...
John Schaefer
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Birmingham, MI Divorce Attorney with 50 years experience
(248) 642-6655 380 N Old Woodward Ave
Birmingham, MI 48009
Divorce and Family
Detroit College of Law
John F. Schaefer, founder of The Law Firm of John F. Schaefer, is one of the best-known and most highly-respected matrimonial lawyers in the United States. From its inception, Best Lawyers in America has listed John Schaefer as one of the premier matrimonial lawyers in America, and named him Lawyer of the Year, Detroit Area, in 2013. Worth magazine named him one of the top 100 lawyers in America, in any practice area.
John J. Schrot Jr.
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Birmingham, MI Divorce Lawyer with 43 years experience
(248) 645-9680 255 East Brown Street, Suite 320
Birmingham, MI 48009
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Michigan State University
During my legal career of 40 years, I have focused on family law and other complex civil litigation matters. I have served by Court appointment as a mediator, arbitrator, facilitator, receiver and special master. For the past twenty years I have achieved an "AV Preeminent" rating, the highest peer rating by Martindale Hubbell, a nationally recognized directory of attorneys, for my legal ability and ethical standards. I have appeared in state and federal courts throughout Michigan and have argued in the Michigan Court of Appeals and the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. My professional memberships...
Leonid Garbuzov
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Madison Heights, MI Divorce Attorney
(248) 246-0507 30701 Barrington St
#100
Madison Heights, MI 48071
Free ConsultationDivorce, Criminal, Family and Immigration
Boston University School of Law
He has represented a variety of clients ranging from private persons to international corporations. He is especially proud of working extensively with the Hispanic, Russian, Ukrainian, Arabic and Asian communities within the State of Michigan.
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Considering divorce?

If a person wishes to terminate his or her marriage, he or she may file for a divorce. In a divorce proceeding, the court will terminate the marriage and determine the rights and responsibilities of the divorcing parties regarding child custody, child visitation, child support and spousal support (alimony). The court will also redistribute marital assets.

Depending on where you reside and where your assets are, the division of property can be a very simple or very complex process. Disputes often arise during this phase of a divorce if the two parties disagree as to who should receive which assets or property.

Finding a divorce lawyer who is experienced and reliable can reduce your stress and help you make the best choices possible. A good divorce lawyer should be a problem solver who is skilled at negotiation and possesses a solid trial background. If both parties are open to alternative dispute resolution, such as arbitration or mediation, finding a lawyer experienced in collaborative divorce or divorce mediation would be beneficial.

Divorce lawyers also handle child custody issues, including multi-state and international child custody situations. Some divorce lawyers may be certified by their states as being family law specialists. Certification often requires that a lawyer meet certain experience and educational criteria.


Legal Custody: A parent with legal custody has the right to decide on the child's upbringing, education, and medical care. A court may grant legal custody to one parent (sole legal custody) or both parents (joint legal custody).

Separate Property: Property acquired before marriage or during the marriage as a gift or inheritance, or bought during marriage with separate property.