Michigan Family Law and Divorce Attorneys

Michigan Family Law and Divorce Attorneys

Family law is a personal and complex area of law that governs family relations. While divorce is the most common family law issue, our Ann Arbor law firm has vast experience in a variety of matters. 

Faupel Law is ideally qualified to handle complex and challenging cases. The firm has handled many multi-million dollar divorce cases and has handled many cases through the appellate process, many of which have changed Michigan law with regard to children. We also represent unmarried couples in interstate custody orders under the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Enforcement Act. Our family lawyers help gay and lesbian couples create domestic partnership agreements that provide them marital-type benefits. 

Our family law practice includes:

At Faupel Law, we take pride in our ability to function as a full-service law firm. Our lawyers work as a team, drawing from each other’s varied experience to bring you an unparalleled level of support during this difficult time. We listen to your needs and work with you to determine a course of legal action to best serve your family.

Contact Faupel Law in Ann Arbor, Michigan, to discuss your legal issue with one of our skilled attorneys.

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Marian Faupel has tireless energy, compassion for her clients, attention to detail and a vast knowledge of family law. Read More
– Jill, a Divorce client

About Marian

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The road to becoming an attorney (especially one who handles many family law cases) has been a true journey for me. I grew up in Highland Park, MI—which, back then, was a tree-lined city with the first community college in Michigan and a very progr… Read More

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