Family Law       


Competence and Experience... ​

  • Appealed Family Law cases (District Courts NV); circuit courts (Michigan) and Supreme Court (NV).​

  • Former Court Appointed Ingham County, Michigan Friend of the Court (contempt docket/calendar) Lawyer.

  • Hearing/Trial Results: successfully argued over 37 Show Cause Hearings.

  • Overturned ex-parte orders. 

  • Stipulations: successfully negotiated numerous custody and divorce agreements between parties, including multi-state matters, dealing with nuanced provisions, addressing legal concerns with a remarkable degree of specificity... ... 




I offer the following services to establish, change/modify and/or

     enforce the following rights:  

  • Custody (Legal and Physical); parental and 3rd party rights  (with children protecting protocol in place);

  • Child Visitation ("Parenting time") issues, including frequency, duration and amount of time and/or other logistical concerns);  

  • Child exchange issues (location, supervision, transportation arrangements and expense; waiting periods, behavioral orders/mutual injunctions, etc.);  

  • Child Support Enforcement/Modification/Objections;

  • Show cause hearings (contempt hearings or "OSC");

  • Court order clarification;

  • Court order enforcement actions (i.e., show cause hearings (contempt hearings), motions to compel); 

  • Stipulations/Consent orders (agreements);

  • Friend of the Court Proceedings (i.e., Conciliator's conferences, Referee Hearings, etc.); 

  • Objection to Referee Recommendations​;

  • ppo victim assistance​ 

  • /ppo violations defense;

  • Children protecting provisions (supervised visitation; parenting class orders, etc.); and

  • Unborn child(ren) custody stipulations

Family law - Motion Practice


    child custody 

unprecedented results