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Family Law

At our Michigan law firm, we know that reaching a favorable outcome is important to you. West & West is an established law firm that represents clients in family law matters throughout Michigan. Our female attorney has significant experience handling a wide range of family law matters, and we will work to reach the best possible outcome in the most efficient manner.
Katherine West
Attorney Kathrine West has 20 years of legal experience, much of which includes litigation experience. While she is aggressive in the courtroom, she takes a caring and compassionate approach to working with her clients. She understands that you will have many questions about the divorce process or other family law-related matters, and she will take the time necessary to answer them. She and our legal staff will keep your needs and concerns first at all times.
To schedule a free consultation, please call 231-725-0000. Visa and MasterCard are accepted as forms of payment. Evening, off-site and weekend consultations can be scheduled upon request.
  • Divorce
  • Divorce in Michigan (no-fault state)
  • Spousal support (alimony)
  • Division of assets and debts
  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Interest of Child
  • Parenting Time
  • Parenting Time Arrangements
  • Alimony Spousal Support

Alimony (Spousal Support, Spousal Maintenance) The courts take a number of factors into consideration when determining spousal support. Major factors include:

  • The length of the marriage
  • The earning ability of each spouse
  • The age and health of each spouse
  • Standard of living during the marriage
  • The property division ruling
  • Significant issues of fault
  • General principles of fairness
  • Visitation (parenting time)
  • Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements
  • Modifications Move-aways
  • Property division lawyers
  • Equitable Distribution Lawyer
Marital assets that are subject to property division include:
  • Assets and property
  • Debt
  • Retirement assets (pensions, 401(k)s, IRAs)
  • Business assets
  • Real estate holdings