Michigan Child Custody Lawyer

Child Custody Attorney

Michigan Courts are required to follow twelve factors that are set out by law. The best interest of the child factors are an analysis that your judge must undertake before deciding the custody of the child or children. Over 9 out of 10 cases are settled by the parties. If you can't settle the issue of custody of the children, the judge must hold what’s called an “evidentiary hearing” or trial and listen to testimony from both sides before rendering a decision after analyzing the best interest factors. This is where your child custody attorney will come into play. Don't make the mistake of not having a family lawyer on your side.

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Criminal Defense

We are skilled, experienced and committed to resuts in both the serious and misdemenor criminal case

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We have successfully represented clients with serious and traumatic injuries

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Peer Recognition

Mike Nichols is a national leader in drunk driving defense. He is a member of the Forensic Committee and Michigan delegate to the National College for DUI Defense. He is also a Sustaining Member of the College. Nichols is also a founding member of the Michigan Association of OWI Attorneys; a member of the American Chemical Society; an associate member of he American Academy of Forensic Science, Adjunct Professor of Forensic Evidence in Criminal Law and OWI Law and Practice at Cooley Law School. He is also author of the West OWI Practice book and several chapters in other books on science and the law.

Mike Nichols is recognized by his peers in Michigan as a “SuperLawyer” in DUI/Criminal Defense. Nichols has also been asked to speak at conferences by groups such as the NCDD; Various Bar Associations in other states.