Questions Regarding Divorce Law (Video)
The questions regarding Child Support below are answered by Michigan family law attorney, Henry Gornbein. Some of these answers are applicable in other states as well, but laws do differ stat-to-state. You are advised to use these answers as a guide only, and encouraged to check with a local attorney for the exact law in your state.
Questions Regarding Divorce Law:
A large part of my husband’s income is cash and is never reported. How do I ensure I get what I deserve?
Am I considered legally divorced in Michigan if my marriage was annulled?
Can a spouse prevent a court from granting a divorce in Michigan?
Can an out of state divorce be enforced in Michigan?
Can I annul my marriage rather than getting a divorce in Michigan?
Can I change attorneys in the middle of my Michigan divorce case?
Can I file for divorce in Michigan while my spouse is stationed with the military in another country?
Can I go back to my maiden name after my divorce in Michigan?
Can I make my husband repay the money he cleaned out of my bank account?
Can I oppose a divorce in Michigan?
Can I represent myself in family court in Michigan?
Can my spouse tell me that I cannot see my kids?
Do I have to pay alimony in a divorce in Michigan?
Do I have to share my pension after my Michigan divorce?
Does a divorce or annulment need to be filed in the same state the marriage was in?
How can I keep my spouse from selling property before we divorce in Michigan?
How do I ask my spouse for a divorce?
How do I find a good divorce mediator in Michigan?
How do I get divorce by default in Michigan?
How do I protect my credit when going through divorce in Michigan?
How do mediating spouses protect their legal rights in Michigan?
How does collaborative divorce work in Michigan?
How does the court hear evidence for a default divorce in Michigan?
How is annulment different from divorce?
How is collaborative divorce different from litigation in Michigan?
How is divorce initiated in Michigan?
How long does it take for a divorce to be final in Michigan?
How will collaborative divorce affect my children?
I live in a fault state. What happens if I cannot prove fault?
If I ask for a divorce and move out, do I still have to pay the rent and bills on that place?
If I move out and file for divorce from a non-working spouse, must I pay her rent and bills if she does not work?
If I start dating someone before my divorce is final, can it be use against me?
In Michigan divorce cases, how do attorneys and judges contribute to parent alienation?
In a collaborative divorce in Michigan, will I still go to court?
In a divorce, I waived my survivor rights to my ex-spouse’s accounts. He did not remove my name. Do I still collect?
In my Michigan divorce case, what is the difference between court ordered and private mediation?
In my Michigan divorce case, what is the preliminary injunction about?
In my Michigan divorce case, will I have to pay for my spouse’s attorney?
In my Michigan divorce case, what happens in a temporary hearing?
In my Michigan divorce case, what does the mediator do?
In my Michigan divorce case, what happens after the filing of the complaint and the answer?
In my Michigan divorce case, what do I do if my attorney wants to quit in the middle of my case?
In my Michigan divorce case, is there a limit to the amount of times my ex-spouse can drag me in and out of court?
In my Michigan divorce case, is mediation the same as arbitration?
In my Michigan divorce case, how long does mediation last?
In my Michigan divorce case, how do I reply to the petition?
In my Michigan divorce case, how do I prove ownership of the dog?
In my Michigan divorce case, does the mediator meet with the spouses separately or together?
In my Michigan divorce case, can we decide ourselves how to divide our property?
In my Michigan divorce case, can I use my spouse’s affair against them?
In my Michigan divorce case, can I and should I keep the house?
In my Michigan divorce case, what is a petition?
In my Michigan divorce case, what are the alternatives to going to court?
Is collaborative divorce expensive?
Is it illegal to get remarried before my divorce is final?
Is my spouse entitled to a portion of my business in Michigan?
Is there a right to a jury trial in divorce in Michigan?
My ex-spouse is neglecting her responsibility of carrying health insurance on my child. Is there anything I can do?
My husband and I are getting divorced and he wants to relinquish his parental rights. How can we do this?
My spouse is in jail and will not be getting out for at least 2 years. Can I file for the divorce myself?
My spouse just asked for a divorce. What do I do first in Michigan?
My wife is dating her boss, which can get her fired. Is this relevant for our custody battle in a no-fault state?
What are grounds for an annulment in Michigan?
What are grounds for divorce in Michigan?
What are the advantages of choosing a collaborative divorce in Michigan?
What are the most common financial mistakes made during divorce?
What are the most important attributes of an effective divorce mediator?
What happens if I do not sign the divorce papers?
What happens if we reconcile and want to cancel the divorce?
What happens to joint debts when we divorce in Michigan?
What happens to retirement funds and 401k plans in a divorce?
What if I need child support while the divorce is still in process in Michigan?
What if my spouse cannot be found or evades service of the divorce papers?
What if my spouse is served with the divorce but does not answer?
What is a certified divorce financial analyst?
What is a fault divorce?
What is a marital settlement agreement in a divorce in Michigan?
What is a pro se divorce?
What is an uncontested divorce?
What is collaborative divorce?
What is legal separation?
What is the difference between community and non-community property in Michigan?
What is the holistic approach to divorce?
What papers do I need when I start a divorce case in Michigan?
What should I bring when I meet with the divorce attorney?
What would I be giving up if I agreed to give my ex-wife sole custody of the children?
When parents are not divorced yet, can one parent move with the children out of Michigan?
Who makes up the collaborative divorce team?
Who should consider collaborative divorce in Michigan?
Who should not use mediation for a divorce?
Why should divorcing couples consider mediation in Michigan?
Will I get to keep my house, car, and property after my divorce in Michigan?
Will I have to go to court at any time during my divorce in Michigan?
Will my soon-to-be ex-wife be entitled to any pension I earn after our Michigan divorce?
Will receiving a portion of my husband’s pension affect child support payments in Michigan?