Ann Arbor Alimony Lawyers — 3 found

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  1. Ann Arbor Alimony Lawyer Margaret J. Nichols

    Margaret Nichols

    Margaret (Margo) Nichols, a principal of Nichols, Sacks, Slank, Sendelbach & Buiteweg, P.C., a family law firm in Ann Arbor and Birmingham, has been selected as one of Michigan Lawyers... more
    Licensed for 38 years - $275-$350/hour
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    RATING

    10.0

  2. Ann Arbor Alimony Lawyer Tamara Ann Garwood

    Tamara Garwood

    Client Review: I've been with Tammy for nearly three years in high-conflict divorce and custody issues. In my o...
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    Licensed for 16 years - $150-$250/hour
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    RATING

    6.4

  3. Ann Arbor Alimony Lawyer James D. Wines

    James Wines

    Client Review: Jim represented me in a very professional and "matter of fact" way. Anytime I needed to talk he w...
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    Licensed for 50 years
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    RATING

    3.6

Alimony

When an ex-spouse makes payments to a former spouse after the divorce, the payments are called alimony. Alimony payments (also called spousal support) are intended to preserve the lifestyle the former spouse enjoyed before the divorce. Unlike child support, which is a required payment to fund a child's necessities, no one is guaranteed alimony. If a couple can't agree, a judge decides whether to award alimony. A divorce lawyer who specializes in alimony knows what information you need to calculate alimony, and can also help if you feel your ex-spouse is asking for too much alimony.