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Experienced Michigan Divorce and Family Law Attorney

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Diann J. Landers

Email: Diann Landers  |  Phone: 616-235-1588

Admitted to practice

  • Illinois, 1976
  • Michigan, 1977

 
Areas of practice
Divorce and Family law including:


  • Arbitration and mediation
  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Parenting time
  • Paternity
  • Property settlements
  • Spousal support
  • Enforcement and modification
Awards and honors

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • State Bar of Michigan: Merit Certificate for efforts and contributions, Family Law Section Custody Committee
  • Legal Aid of Western Michigan: Michael S. Barnes Award for exemplary contributions providing free legal assistance to the poor and elderly in Western Michigan
  • Michigan Court of Appeals: In recognition of valuable contribution as a volunteer facilitator for the Domestic Relations Settlement Program
  • Michigan Judicial Institute: In recognition of outstanding contribution to continuing judicial education in Michigan
  • Voluntary Action Center of Volunteers in Action: For Outstanding Volunteer Services
  • Paws With a Cause: Certificate of appreciation for contribution and commitment to volunteering

Education

  • DePaul University, J.D., 1976
  • Northern Illinois University, B.A., 1973

Professional memberships

  • Grand Rapids Bar Association
    Chairperson, Family Law Section
    Pro Bono Committee
    Continuing Legal Education Committee
    Long Range Planning Committee
    Committee on Crisis in the Courts
  • American Bar Association Family Law Section
  • State Bar of Michigan
    Family Law Section
    Committee on Character and Fitness
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Michigan Women Lawyers Association
  • Michigan Trial Lawyers Association
  • Michigan Women’s Commission
    Advisory Committee on Friend of the Court
  • Women’s Resource Center
    Board of Directors
  • ACLU Western Michigan Branch
    Board of Directors

Lectures and publications

  • Michigan Institute of Continuing Legal Education
  • Michigan Judicial Institute
  • Michigan Trial Lawyers Association
  • Grand Rapids Bar Association

Biography

  • Born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Active volunteer in the community with pro bono work