Oakland County Alimony Attorneys — 13 found

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  1. Oakland County Alimony Lawyer Mathew Kobliska

    Mathew Kobliska

    Attorney Mathew Kobliska received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Michigan in 1988, and was awarded his Juris Doctorate in 1991 from Wayne State University Law School.... more
    Licensed for 24 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
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    10.0

  2. Oakland County Alimony Lawyer Alisa A. Peskin-Shepherd

    Alisa Peskin-Shepherd

    I am a family law attorney practicing in the areas of divorce, child custody, parenting issues, separation, and support, both child support and spousal support. I am also regularly... more
    Licensed for 28 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    9.0

  3. Oakland County Alimony Lawyer Irika N. Mellin

    Irika Mellin

    I am an attorney practicing exclusively in the area of divorce and family law. I have been an attorney for over 15 years and have devoted my career to helping guide, advise, counsel... more
    Licensed for 18 years - Retainer (Always)
    Not yet reviewed
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    10.0

  4. Oakland County Alimony Lawyer Mark A. Snover

    Mark Snover Pro

    A Law Firm Exclusively Dedicated To Family Law, Helping Families For Over 40 Years. Call Today
    Licensed for 19 years - Retainer (Always)
    AVVO
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    9.7

    248-258-0800
  5. Oakland County Alimony Lawyer Gregory T. Klich

    Gregory Klich

    Night and weekend appointments available on short notice. My practice is devoted to all areas of family law including dissolution of marriage, spousal support, child support,... more
    Licensed for 2 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.2

  6. Oakland County Alimony Lawyer Ellen M. Paynter

    Ellen Paynter

    My law practice focuses on family law, including: divorce, separate maintence, custody, child support, and paternity and other family law matters like prenuptial agreements. Take a... more
    Licensed for 20 years - $225-$275/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.2

  7. Oakland County Alimony Lawyer Sonia M. Cannon

    Sonia Cannon

    Client Review: I met Sonia over a year ago. She handled my two cases for me. One was a personal protection orde...
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    Licensed for 11 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.4

  8. Oakland County Alimony Lawyer Michael P. Salhaney

    Michael Salhaney

    Bloomfield Hills, MI Alimony Lawyer
    Licensed for 25 years - Retainer (Always)
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.5

  9. Oakland County Alimony Lawyer Janet Ann Williamson

    Janet Williamson

    Although many situations necessitate legal intervention, family issues are sensitive in nature. I provide civilized and professional legal counsel that prioritizes the needs of the... more
    Licensed for 6 years - $50-$175/hour
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.1

  10. Oakland County Alimony Lawyer Jenelle Velarde

    Jenelle Velarde

    South Lyon, MI Alimony Lawyer
    Licensed for 8 years
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    AVVO
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    6.3

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.