Annulment means the marriage has been declared invalid; in essence it didn’t happen. This happens for two reasons. The marriage was void or voidable.
Void marriages are those that legally cannot h…
Recently a client copied me on an email she had sent to her husband asking the husband to stop opening envelopes addressed solely to her, taking checks from the mail payable to her, endorsing them and depositing them in their a…
Whether the angry spouse is the one who filed or is being left, in a large proportion of cases, one spouse who may have been largely compliant to your wishes in the past, will resist your requests and become outright hostile.
Eileen attended the 59th Annual Probate & Estate Panning Institute in Traverse City in May, 2019.
Lori Buiteweg is ranked among the top 50 women Super Lawyers in Michigan.
Monika Sacks was recognized as part of the inaugural Michigan Lawyers Weekly Hall of Fame Class of 2019. The program recognizes Michigan legal leaders over the age of 60 for their notable success and demonstration of strong leadership both within and outside of their chosen field. The entire firm joined in honoring Monika at the May 30th Hall of Fame luncheon.
Like many things in life, a do-it-yourself approach often costs you more money—and considerably more time—than hiring an experienced professional in the first place. Divorcing couples may think they’ve resolved 90% of their issues, only to find out that the “holes” in their informal agreement put one of them at a distinct disadvantage. More