A commitment to excellence is a personal quality you should expect from your... more
A commitment to excellence is a personal quality you should expect from your attorney. At our office, you receive that commitment, and more, from start to finish of your case. I am a Michigan-born and educated lawyer who fights for your rights in every area I practice. My comprehensive knowledge of law and maximum availability to you can make a positive difference in your legal situation. C... view profile
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
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.
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
Brent Bowyer has practiced family law exclusively since 1996, litigating hundreds of... more
Brent Bowyer has practiced family law exclusively since 1996, litigating hundreds of divorce cases, including countless trials, mediation and court hearings in that time. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan, and the Oakland County Bar Association.Mr. Bowyer is featured annually as a speaker at the State Bar of Michigan Family Law ... view profile
Lori K. Smith graduated from Walsh College of Business with a Bachelor of Business... more
Lori K. Smith graduated from Walsh College of Business with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in 2003 and earned her J.D. from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 2008. Ms. Smith practices exclusively in the area of Domestic Relations. Her prior practice experience includes general civil litigation and criminal law matters. Ms. Smith completed the Institute of Continuing Legal Education F... view profile
Henry Gornbein practices in all areas of family law including divorce, child custody,... more
Henry Gornbein practices in all areas of family law including divorce, child custody, parenting time, child support, spousal support, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, interstate custody issues, domicile issues, as well as mediation and arbitration of all family law matters. Guiding Philosophy Henry believes that every case is different and the role of an attorney is to educate, gui... view profile
Has handled many high profile cases, and has appeared on many episodes of Ask the... more
Has handled many high profile cases, and has appeared on many episodes of Ask the Lawyer and the Lawyer's Roundtable Discussion. High integrity and professionalism. Efficient and affordable representation. Also licensed as a Real Estate Broker in Michigan.
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.
Divorce / Separation Lawyers in cities near Oak Park, MI