Skip to Content

Author: Hillary Krill

How Mental Illness Can Affect a Child Custody Decision

Custody

When a parent fails or refuses to seek treatment when they struggle with mental illness, a divorce or child custody dispute sometimes becomes inevitable.  Unfortunately, after struggling as a family unit, child custody litigation tends to be a struggle as well.  We’ve outlined some of the difficulties. Lack of Preparation. […]

Read More

How Does Mental Health Affect Divorce or Child Custody Proceedings

Custody

When a spouse or co-parent struggles with mental illness, it often affects relationships.  Sometimes mental health problems affect the relationship so much that it contributes to the collapse of the relationship.  When clients visit us, they often ask us how their mental illness or their spouse or co-parent’s behaviors will […]

Read More

Domestic Violence Cases on the Rise in Michigan

Domestic Violence

As Grand Rapids divorce lawyers with decades of combined experience, we see couples decide to split for a wide range of different reasons. Unfortunately, physical and emotional abuse by one spouse often underlies the decision.  Domestic violence cases are increasing across Michigan, according to new data from the state police. […]

Read More