Our Consultation Policy

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
May 05,2022

With our consultation policy, you can be sure that the advice you are hearing is coming from an experienced professional. Many firms who offer free consultations administer them through inexperienced attorneys or paralegals who will not be handling your case. At Michael J. Smith Attorney at Law, we ensure that your consultation is preformed by […]

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Why the Increase in Gray Divorces?

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Mar 29,2022

The divorce rate is going up among people over 50. This article takes a look at factors that are driving the increase in “gray” divorces. https://katiecouric.com/lifestyle/relationships/boomer-gray-divorce-increase/

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Slain Spouse Wanted a Divorce

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Mar 03,2022

Sadly, stories of violence in the midst of divorce are all too common. An order of protection can be sought to protect spouses, children and other family members from family violence. https://nypost.com/2022/01/27/illinois-state-trooper-killed-wife-who-wanted-a-divorce-in-murder-suicide/

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Divorce Registries Are a Thing Now

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Jan 25,2022

Breaking up is hard to do — especially when your ex took most of your stuff. The good news is that it doesn’t have to be this way for you. A skilled divorce lawyer can make sure you get your fair share of the marital assets and have the resources you need to maintain your […]

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You Can Do Better Than Kim and Kanye

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Nov 08,2021

It doesn’t matter how famous you are. It is never a good idea to bash your ex in public, especially when you are co-parenting. Source: https://www.insider.com/kanye-west-slams-snl-kim-kardashian-monologue-divorce-joke-2021-11

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