Also known as Margo

Margaret J. Nichols

Margaret J. Nichols

Mediation Attorney
Ann Arbor, MI




No Misconduct



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About Me

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 Weekly’s “Women in the Law” for 2014.  Ms. Nichols was selected based on her years of service to the Michigan State Bar Foundation (president since 2000) and her excellent representation of family law clients...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($275-$350/hour)

Client Reviews

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Kind, encouraging, and helpful

Posted by: a Divorce client over 4 years ago.

You took what was, to us, a complicated and scary process and made it clear and (almost) painless. Your kindness, humor and words of encouragement...
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Showing 2 of 2 peer endorsements

Carlo J. Martina
Carlo Martina

Plymouth, MI

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. She is a highly respected, competent attorney.
Richard S. Victor
Richard Victor

Bloomfield Hills, MI

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Margo Nichols was instrumental in bringing the concept of Collaborative Law to the state of Michigan. Her ability to mediate and arbitrate disputes...
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1977 License Status: Active And In Good Standing for the state of Michigan.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/27/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

Showing 1 of 1 job entry
1985 – 2010

Harris, Lax, Guenzel & Dew


Showing 1 of 1 degree

1977 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Wayne State University Law School


Showing 1 of 5 awards

2014 SuperLawyer



Showing 1 of 9 association entries

2000- present Member

International Academy of Collaborative Professionals

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

1994 QDROs, EDROs, and Retirement Benefits

Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE Michigan)

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 5 occasions

2010 An Alternative Approach to Resolving Disputes:

at Annual Seminar

2009 How Can We Divorce When We Can't Sell the House: Birdnesting Basics

at Family Law Institute

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