I've handled more than 7,000 family-law cases, have mediated or arbitrated more than... more
I've handled more than 7,000 family-law cases, have mediated or arbitrated more than 2,800 domestic cases in Oakland County, and have been regularly selected to do so by judges and colleagues. I am also highly experienced in sophisticated business, property and financial issues. I have led the judicial election campaigns of scores of Oakland County judges (more than 200), further enriching ... view profile
My goal is to best use my skills as problem solver, negotiator and mediator to help... more
My goal is to best use my skills as problem solver, negotiator and mediator to help you get though the divorce process in as whole a way as possible. As unique as you are, so is your marriage and family, and so should be your divorce. A cookie-cutter approach should never be applied to a divorcing family. We will look at all options and apply the best fit for you and your family.
No matter what your legal situation is, call me. I will take the time to speak with... more
No matter what your legal situation is, call me. I will take the time to speak with you and make sure you are guided in the right direction. If I do not handle your case personally, I will make sure you are directed to someone who can. Legal situations are stressful. I will help alleviate your stress and help you untangle whatever problem you have.
Litigator, negotiator, mediator and trusted advisor, Erika Salerno views her... more
Litigator, negotiator, mediator and trusted advisor, Erika Salerno views her relationship with every client as a partnership. She sees her role as one of empowering clients with the knowledge to make informed decisions, and when necessary, zealously advocating for their interests. Erika’s training and vast experience in Mediation and Collaborative Law serve as the foundation for her style whi... view profile
I received my Juris Doctor degree from Cooley Law School in May 1986. I entered... more
I received my Juris Doctor degree from Cooley Law School in May 1986. I entered private practice in October 1987. I specialize in Domestic Relations. In 2007 I took a 40-hour class through the Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE) to be trained as a mediator. I have maintained my ceritification, with my most recent class in April 2013. I practice primarily in Genesee and Shiawasse... view profile
My practice focuses onfamily law matters which include divorce, child custody, child... more
My practice focuses onfamily law matters which include divorce, child custody, child support, parenting time, spousal support, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements and post-judgment matters. My criminal practice includes traffic violations, minor in possession offenses, drunk driving offenses, assault and battery, domestic violence, retail fraud, financial and fraud related crimes, driving w... view profile
Family law includes laws of marriage, civil unions, same-sex relationships, domestic partnerships, divorce, separation, property settlements, alimony, spousal abuse, adoption, child abuse, child support, child custody and kidnapping. If you need help with a family-related legal issue, a family law attorney can advise in family disputes as well as represent you in lawsuits.