I received my Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University in 1984 and... more
I received my Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University in 1984 and my Juris Doctor Degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the Thomas M. Cooley School of Law in 1988 and practiced in Marco Island, Florida, and Naples, Florida from 1989 to 2006. My major practice area from 1989 to 2000 was in Civil Practice, focusing primarily in the areas of Civil Litigation, Family Law, Commercial litig... view profile
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.