Michael A. Robbins

Michael A. Robbins

Michigans Premier Divorce and Family Law attorney for over 30 years.
  • Divorce, Family Law
  • Michigan
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Summary

Michael A. Robbins is past president of the Michigan Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, past chairperson of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan and past president of the Michigan Interprofessional Association. Mr. Robbins has not only been named one of the "Best Lawyers in America" in family law, but was also showcased in Newsweek as one of the Eight Leaders in Family Law in the United States. He has also been named one of the top 100 lawyers in Michigan by the New York Times and Super Lawyers. He is a frequent lecturer on the subject of family law in Michigan. He has appeared as a guest on such television programs as "Good Morning America", "The Today Show" and "CBS Good Morning". He has taught family law and has authored numerous articles on the subject of family law. Based upon Mr. Robbins' extensive experience in family law, he often assists the courts as a mediator and arbitrator in the resolution of family law disputes. Mr. Robbins has a unique philosophy in handling family law matters. He believes that every client deserves individual attention and the best representation possible. Based upon this philosophy, he has developed a successful family law practice. He also recognizes the emotional trauma and pain individuals suffer when going through a divorce. As a result, he offers his clients the time and the experience necessary to guide them through one of the most difficult experiences in their life. In every case, Mr. Robbins first attempts to bring about a quick, civilized, fair and inexpensive resolution. However, if that cannot be accomplished, Mr. Robbins offers aggressive professional representation. Mr. Robbins has developed a reputation not only as an expert in the area of family law, but also in attending to the individual needs of his clients. With over 30 years of experience working with families throughout Michigan, including Oakland, Wayne and Macomb County.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • custody, parenting time, child support
  • spousal support and alimony
  • property settlements
  • prenuptial and postnuptial agreements
  • Post judgement modifications
  • Paternity
  • Grandparents Rights
  • Domestic Violence
  • Mediations and Arbitrations
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Mr. Robbins carefully reviews each and every legal dispute on an individual basis and after extensive consultation with a prospective client attempts to arrive at a fair level of compensation for his expert representation.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Michigan
Federal Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Judicial Clerk for Hon. Hilda R. Gage
Oakland County Circuit Court
Current
Education
Wayne State University Law School
J.D. (1981)
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University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
BGS (1977) | General Studies
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Awards
Best lawyer in Divorce and Family Law
Best Lawyers in America
SuperLawyer in Divorce and Family Law
SuperLawyers
Top 8 Family Law attorneys
Newsweek
Top 100 Lawyers in Michigan
New York Times
Top 100 Lawyers in Michigan
SuperLawyers
Highers "10" rating
Avvo
Highest "AV"Rating
Martindale Hubbell
Top Divorce and Family Law Attorney
DBusiness
Professional Associations
Michigan State Bar # 33884
Member
Current
State Bar of Michigan Family Law Section
Past President
Current
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
Past President/Fellow
Current
Best Lawyers of America
Divorce/Family Law
Current
Michigan Interprofessiona Association
Past President
Current
SuperLawyers
Divorce/Family Law
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Antenuptial Agreements - Enforceable or Unenforceable?
Divorce in Michigan
How to Prepare and Try a Family Law Case
Joint Custody
Michigan Family Law - Marriage and Annulment
Outline to Domestic Relations Orders,
Preparing Your Clients for the Custody Battle
The Child Custody Questionnaire
The Side Effects of Divorce
Third Party Rights Regarding Custody, Visitation and Support
Tips for Divorcing Parents
Visitation/Parenting Time An Overview
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Social Media
Contact & Map
3910 Telegraph Rd, Suite 200
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
USA
Telephone: (248) 646-7980
Fax: (248) 646-7989