I assist people in resolving their family law issues with dignity and respect for... more
I assist people in resolving their family law issues with dignity and respect for all parties involved. I have more than a decade of experience guiding people as they reorganize their families, and I am trained and comfortable using every popular method of dispute resolution. I am committed to being a leader in my field, and have been elected by my peers to lead the State Bar of Michigan's Fami... 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 currently practice law in Washtenaw County, Michigan with Kline Legal Group, PLC,... more
I currently practice law in Washtenaw County, Michigan with Kline Legal Group, PLC, where I handle primarily family law matters (divorce, custody, separate maintenance, paternity, child support, etc). While Washtenaw County is where the majority of my cases are handled, I also have experience in Jackson, Livingston, Ingham, Monroe, Oakland and Macomb counties as well. In 2009, I was elected by ... 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.
My strengths include figuring out what is wrong with family dynamics and finding... more
My strengths include figuring out what is wrong with family dynamics and finding common ground to resolvethe problems that damage children and their parents. I am committed to stable values, such as honesty and loyalty, and take my responsibilities to my clients, my profession and my own family with utmost seriousness. As a person of faith, I believe that almost every event has a reason. My unc... view profile
I am an attorney in Ann Arbor, Michigan, focusing in family law, probate and estate... more
I am an attorney in Ann Arbor, Michigan, focusing in family law, probate and estate planning. I help families with their issues in areas of divorce, custody, parenting time, child support, spousal support, probate, guardianships, conservatorships, wills, trusts, and powers of attorney. whew. long list. I am very compassionate about my clients and what I do, and I love to educate my clients ... view profile
The road to becoming an attorney (especially one who handles many family law cases)... more
The road to becoming an attorney (especially one who handles many family law cases) has been a true journey for me. I grew up in Highland Park, MI—which, back then, was a tree-lined city with the first community college in Michigan and a very progressive school district. Unfortunately, the schools I attended there are now in moth-balls, and the school system has an emergency manager. When I ... view profile
Lana Panagoulia graduated cum laude from the University of Detroit Mercy School of... more
Lana Panagoulia graduated cum laude from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, receiving numerous awards, scholarships, book awards and CALI awards, including the 2004 Ford Motor Company Leadership Award, and Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation Award. She served as Vice President of the Student Bar Association and as a member of both law review and moot court, participatin... view profile
Youwill create a better life if you know how to choose the divorce process that... more
Youwill create a better life if you know how to choose the divorce process that works best for you and your family. I can help. I have practiced divorce exclusively in Washtenaw County since 1978. I received my 30 Divorce Mediation Training in 1983 and continue to take advanced training. I was trained in Collaborative Practice in 2005 and continue to take advanced training.
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.