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Divorce and Family Law

Dividing a business in a divorce

The property division stage of divorce requires the parties to list all their assets, separate any separate property from marital property and then divide the marital property according to state law. In Michigan, this means dividing the marital property in a way that...

Dividing debt in divorce

We often talk about property division in divorce as a matter of divvying up the assets. This, by itself, is no simple matter, but there's another aspect of the process that can also be quite tricky, and that is dividing the debt. Yes, under Michigan law, divorce does...

Is your spouse hiding assets from you?

Michigan is an equitable distribution state, meaning that during the divorce process marital assets are divided in a way that is fair, but not necessarily equal. While you’ll have to be prepared to argue why you’re entitled to the value of assets you claim that you’re...