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Neil M. Colman

Neil M. Colman

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody

About Me

Since 1974, the  Law Offices of Colman and Goodman, PC   has provided skillfull and effective representation to thousands of clients throughout Southeastern Michigan in the areas of law including, but not limited to:

  • Divorce/Separation

  • Custody/Support/Alimony

  • Bankruptcy (Chpt.7)

  • Parenting Time

  • Defense: Criminal/Domestic Violence

  • OWI Defense

  • Personal Injury



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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1971

  1. Divorce & Separation: 60%
    44 years
  2. Child Custody: 40%
    44 years



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • Lawrence S. Katz

    I endorse this lawyer. Neil Colman has litigated cases in a wide range of practice areas for about 40 years. He has earned this endorsement for his exceptional ability to combine legal and interpersonal skills in his relationships with clients, lawyers and the court system. His reputation and record of success are the results of a unique blend of broad-based knowledge of the law and an engaging personality. In other words, Neil is both smart and likeable.


    Lawrence Katz Appeals Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Howard M Lewis

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Colman is one of the finest Divorce Attorney's in the country. He has an extraordinary reputation and is a credit to the legal community.


    Howard Lewis Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Colman and Goodman, P.C.

12900 Hall Road
Suite 180
Sterling Heights, MI, 48313


MIActive And In Good Standing197106/27/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top ContributorAVVO2014
Top Contributor/Divorce/2013AVVO2013
Super Lawyer - Family LawSuper Lawyers2013
BV Rated (4.4 of 5)Martindale-Hubbell2012
Super Lawyer - Family LawSuper Lawyers2012
Top Contributor/DivorceAVVO2012
Top Contributor/DivorceAVVO2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner/ShareholderColman and Goodman, PC1974 - Present
Associate AttorneyKatz, Victor, and Yolles1971 - 1974

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Michigan Family Law Section CouncilChair of FAMILY LAW PAC2000 - Present
State Bar of Michigan Family Law Section CouncilMember1999 - 2011
Macomb County Circuit CourtMediator - Divorce & Civil Cases1988 - Present
Attorney Discipline BoardHearing Panelist1987 - Present
Oakland County Bar AssociationPast Chair of Law Day Committee1973 - 1974
Macomb County Bar AssociationMember1972 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember1971 - Present
State Bar of Michigan Family Law Section CouncilPast chair of MI Family Law Journal & Nominating CommitteesN/A
Macomb County Bar Association, Domestic CommitteePast MemberN/A

Publication NameTitleDate
Institute of Continuing Legal Education (Michigan)Michigan Family Law Sourcebook1992

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Detroit College of Law (now MSU Law School)N/AJuris Doctorate1971
Wayne State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1968