How the amount and duration of spousal support is decided

Each marriage in Michigan is unique. Even marriages that on the surface may seem similar to others, the inner workings of the marriage depend on the unique circumstances of the spouses involved in the marriage. Because each marriage is unique, if the couple ends up...

Tips for parents filing taxes after a 2019 divorce

Tax season is upon us, and for parents in Grand Rapids who divorced in 2019, filing their taxes in 2020 may be very different than it had in years past. Child custody and other divorce legal issues can change the way a parent who has gone through a divorce files the...

Revocation of Parentage Act & Relief from Child Support Arrearages

Revocation of Parentage Act & Relief from Child Support Arrearages Adler v Dormio, Docket No 319608, decided March 19, 2015 for publication is an interesting and informative decision. The Court of Appeal held that, under the Revocation of Parentage Act, MCL...

Gordon & Hess – Divorce, Family Law & Criminal Defense – Video

The attorneys at Gordon & Hess, PLC are experienced in all of these areas and have handled complex family law matters in Grand Rapids, Grand Haven, Holland, Muskegon, White Cloud, Kalamazoo, Battle Creek, Allegan, Van Buren, Hastings, Stanton, Ionia as well as...