Traverse City, MI Child Custody Lawyers

19 lawyers specializing in Child Custody are available in the Traverse City, MI area.

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Traverse City Has 19 Child Custody Attorneys With 157 Reviews

James W. Saffell

James W. Saffell
236 1/2 E. Front Street, Suite 20, Traverse City, MI
7 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.6
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 37 years
Helping Families – Resolving Disputes. Call Now To Speak With An Experienced Attorney.

Eric W. Phelps

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Phelps Legal Group, PLC
13919 SW Bayshore Drive, Ste. G02, Traverse City, MI
7 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.7
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
We serve individuals and families in issues of utmost importance--each with wisdom, courage & heart.
Practice area 25% Child Custody, 30% Litigation, 30% Divorce & Separation and more
Cost Hourly Rates,  $200-250 per hour
License MI, Active since 1998

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Shelley A. Kester

Wilson Kester
627 West Front Street, Traverse City, MI
68 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 34 years
I love being a family law attorney and am dedicated to serving and empowering my clients. My practice includes nearly all aspects of family law. Honored to serve as Chair Elect for the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan, I currently C...

Torree J. Breen

Willingham & Cote', PC
400 W. Front St., Ste. 205, Traverse City, MI
9 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 23 years
Torree J. Breen is a shareholder and has practiced law for over 20 years. She is the chair of the Estate Planning and Family Law Practice Groups and a member of the firm’s Hospitality and Alcohol Law Practice Group. Ms. Breen drafts wills, trusts,...

Timothy P. Smith

Smith and Johnson, P.C.
603 Bay St, PO Box 705, Traverse City, MI
4 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 30 years
Smith & Johnson, Attorneys PC - Northern Michigan's child custody and support specialists
Practice area 5% Child Custody, 25% Brain Injury, 25% Personal Injury and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes  • Hourly Rates,  $290-300 per hour  • Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 33%-40%  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes  • Pro Bono "Pro bono" is Latin for "for the public good." An attorney who is working pro bono is working for free. Attorneys often work pro bono to help people with limited resources or to further social causes they support. 10 %
License MI, Active since 1993

Lea Ann Sterling

Sterling Law
13919 S West Bay Shore Dr Ste 209, Traverse City, MI
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.0
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 43 years
Sterling Law handles most family law matters on behalf of both women and men, married and unmarried, including divorce, separation, custody, parenting time, paternity, pre-nuptial agreements, and personal protection orders. Sterling Law is the Nor...

Melissa Baumgartner Umulis

Pezzetti, Vermetten & Popovits, P.C.
600 E. Front Street, Ste. 102, Traverse City, MI
14 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.5
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
Melissa received her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan in 2006 and graduated cum laude from Pace University School of Law in 2010. Melissa’s practice includes representation of individuals in divorce, post-divorce, custody, pate...

John W. Tilley

409 E Eighth St, Traverse City, MI
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.3
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 45 years
Review: John Tilley helped me obtain custody of my children. He is knowledgeable and well respected by the judges. He always returned my phone calls promptly and showed genuine concern for my case throughout my divorce from my wife. He effectively defende...

Gerald F. Chefalo

Law Office of Gerald F. Chefalo
3250 Racquet Club Drive, Traverse City, MI
28 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.6
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
On the first day of law school, they asked why were there. I replied that "I've always wanted to find out what was behind the wizard's curtain." Since that day, I have continued in my pursuit of knowledge and have been fascinated to learn that the...

Jason Douglas Jenkinson

Jason D. Jenkinson, PLLC
125 Park Street, Suite 100, Traverse City, MI
6 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.7
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
Review: Jason was very prompted he help us keep our house. He was very responsive with the bank and getting in touch with them to see what we had to do. Then kept us informed all the time and was very prompted on getting paperwork into the bank and to us....

Jonathan Christopher Tomaso

Sterling Law
13919 S. West Bay Shore Drive, Suite 209, Traverse City, MI
1 review Avvo Rating: 6.3
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
At Sterling Law, I handle mostly family law matters on behalf of both men and women, married and unmarried, including divorce, separation, custody, parenting time, paternity, pre-nuptial agreements, and personal protection orders. At Sterling Law ...

David M. Glancy

Running, Wise & Ford, PLC
326 E. State Street, Traverse City, MI
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.0
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
Attorney David M. Glancy earned his Juris Doctorate from Michigan State University College of Law and was admitted to the State Bar of Michigan in 2004. He received his Bachelors Degree from Hope College (2001). Mr. Glancy is an active member of t...

M Marie Walker

Marie Walker Law
7930 S West Bay Shore Dr, Traverse City, MI
1 review Avvo Rating: 8.3
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
"Per Aspera Ad Astra" From Difficulties to the Stars I am a former social worker who went into the law to be able to advocate more effectively for families and children. Nobody wins unless everybody wins. Call for a free consultation: Divorce-Cust...

Cameron Ann Fraser

814 S Garfield Ave Ste A, Traverse City, MI
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 8.3
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 23 years

Lori B. Schmeltzer

Schmeltzer Law PLLC
537 S. Garfield Avenue, Suite 1A, Traverse City, MI
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.3
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
Drawing upon life and work experiences, I seek to serve clients by providing practical legal solutions to life's complex problems. I will work with you to understand your needs, goals and legal objectives to determine the best plan of action to he...

Ray R. Ravary

415 Franklin St, Traverse City, MI
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 6.5
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 32 years

Cynthia A Conlon

Conlon Legal Services
537 S. Garfield B, Suite 200, Traverse City, MI
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 6.5
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 35 years

Roman S. Grucz

Roman S Grucz, Attorney at Law
PO Box 124, Traverse City, MI
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 6.5
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 42 years

Jordan N. Lindsey

Wilson Kester the Empowered Divorce Source
627 W Front St, Traverse City, MI
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 6.1
Child Custody Lawyer Licensed for 5 years
Jordan N. Lindsey, Attorney & Counselor at Law, is an effective and empowering litigator of family law. She genuinely cares about each of her clients and the outcomes of their matters. She has an impressive educational background, as she earned he...

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