During my legal career of 37 years, I have focused on family law and other complex... more
During my legal career of 37 years, I have focused on family law and other complex civil litigation matters. I have served by Court appointment as a mediator, arbitrator, facilitator, receiver and special master. For the past twenty years I have achieved an "AV" rating, the highest peer rating by Martindale Hubbell, a nationally recognized directory of attorneys, for my legal ability and ethica... view profile
ABOOD LAW FIRM -A Tradition of Excellence since 1956 Serving Lansing, Metro Detroit... more
ABOOD LAW FIRM -A Tradition of Excellence since 1956 Serving Lansing, Metro Detroit and beyond. Over 50 years of excellence following the principles of SPIRE: Strategy, Preparation, Intellect, Results, Experience. The Abood Law Firm has never defined itself as limited to any specific area of law. Rather it has always been the philosophy of the Abood Law Firm to see if the client and... view profile
My experience in family law began in law school when I clerked for a prominent... more
My experience in family law began in law school when I clerked for a prominent family law attorney in Detroit. I gained valuable experience before I even took the bar exam. After law school, I immediately started practicing family law and have been doing so ever since. I am active in the family law community as I currently serve on the State Bar of Michigan Family Law Council. In the past I... view profile
My goal is to help couples have a peaceful divorce. Families should not be in court... more
My goal is to help couples have a peaceful divorce. Families should not be in court fighting against one another, particularly when there are children involved. Most divorces, 95% or more, do not go to trial; they settle. But, they usually do not settle until the attorneys have battled for months, belittling the other spouse in an attempt to "win" for their client. My philosophy is that ... view profile
Attorney Henry S. Gornbein is a leading expert in family law. Practicing in Michigan... more
Attorney Henry S. Gornbein is a leading expert in family law. Practicing in Michigan for more than 40 years, he has written extensively on divorce-related topics. Gornbein wrote the chapter titled, Spousal Support in the book, Michigan Family Law. It s the go-to source for all family law attorneys and judges who deal with divorce and related issues in Michigan. His articles appear regularly in... view profile
I am passionate about work and achieving my client's goals. I am also passionate... more
I am passionate about work and achieving my client's goals. I am also passionate about my family, and aviation. I am a licensed private pilot and dream of flying in the "bush" of Northern Ontario - Husdon Bay and Alaska.
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.
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