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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 Family Law Certificate program in 2010 and currently maintains her certification. She is a member of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan and the Macomb County Bar Association. Ms. Smith was elected and serves on the Advisory Counsel for the Young Lawyers Section for the State Bar of Michigan, and as a Director for the Young Lawyers Section for the Macomb County Bar Association. In addition, she serves on the Advisory Board for the Capuchin Soup Kitchen's Jefferson House, is an Ambassador for CARE of Southeastern Michigan, and a Board Member for the Carol Ann Substance Abuse Recovery Corporation.



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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 25%
  2. Child Support: 25%
  3. Child Custody: 25%
  4. Family: 20%
  5. Prenuptials: 5%



Hourly ($295/hour)

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Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Philip Vera

    I have known Lori for over 10 years now. I have known her to be an amazing credit to the legal community. She is very knowledgeable in family law and I strongly endorse this lawyer.


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Contact info

Bowyer, Midtgard & Nacy

2000 Town Center
Suite 2350
Southfield, MI, 48075-1309


MIActive And In Good Standing200805/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 10 Attorneys Under 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2015
Rising StarSuperLawyers2014
Top 10 Attorneys Under 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2014
Rising Stars 2014SuperLawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Pro Bono AwardMacomb County Bar Association2012
Client RatingMartindale-Hubbell2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyBowyer and Midtgard, PC2011 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Macomb County Bar AssociationDirector2014 - Present
Macomb County Bar FoundationDirector2014 - Present
Friends of Macomb County Veteran’s Treatment CourtSecretary2012 - Present
State Bar of Michigan, Young Lawyers SectionAdvisory Counsel2010 - Present
State Bar of Michigan, Family Law SectionMemberN/A
Macomb County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Capuchin Soup KitchenAdvisory BoardN/A
CARE of Southeastern MichiganAmbassadorN/A
Carol Ann Substance Abuse Recovery Corp.Board MemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
BarBriefsCase Law Update2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Walsh CollegeBusiness AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts2003