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Grand Rapids Family Law And Estate Planning Blog

What are my options if I need to move?

After a divorce, a person in the West Michigan area may need to relocate for any number of reasons.  Sometimes, a better economic opportunity may await them elsewhere, while in other cases, family concerns or a chance to improve the lives of the person’s children may...

A Belated Appreciation

In the last several months, I have been honored with several unexpected accolades. I don’t have much to say except that I am thankful and excited about the recognition Giordano Law has received and grateful for all of my wonderful clients who allow me to help them...

Grey Divorce: Change at a Later Age

Michele was recently quoted in an article about "grey divorce" in the April/May issue of West Michigan Woman magazine.  You can read the article here. If you or someone you know is contemplating divorce later in life, there are some unique issues to consider. Contact...

Is Divorce Always A Negative?

I recently came across  a blog post entitled "I'm 30, Divorced and Happy".  The author of the post was nearing her 30th birthday and reflecting on the successes and adventures she experienced in her 20's. One of those sucesses was marriage...followed 18 months later...

Community Blog Series: CASA of Kent County

I feel very strongly about the idea of community – that personal growth comes from giving back to the world around you.  I spend a lot of time serving on boards and committees in the area and while I am proud of what I am able to give to these organizations, what I...