Lansing Alimony Attorneys — 3 found

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  1. Lansing Alimony Lawyer Michael J. Olson

    Michael Olson

    Lansing, MI Alimony Lawyer
    Licensed for 17 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.1

  2. Lansing Alimony Lawyer Jeffrey Thomas Landon

    Jeffrey Landon

    Lansing, MI Alimony Lawyer
    Licensed for 4 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    5.9

  3. Lansing Alimony Lawyer John W. Bissell

    John Bissell

    East Lansing, MI Alimony Lawyer
    Licensed for 39 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.5

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.