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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 — criminal lawyer in Muskegon, MI
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