Family Law

Matters involving the family can be emotional and overwhelming. It is crucial to have a trustworthy, competent attorney to assist and guide you through the process. Michael E. Short has represented clients from the Auburn, Opelika, and surrounding Lee County, Alabama areas since 2004 in various types of family law cases to include divorce (contested and uncontested), child support, child custody and visitation, property division, alimony, modifications, contempt proceedings, and paternity actions.

Michael E. Short prides himself on the individualized, one-on-one attention that he provides to each of his clients. Michael empowers his clients by analyzing the specific facts associated with each case and providing the clients with the proper guidance throughout the legal process. Adams White Oliver Short & Forbus, LLP has the required resources to handle any type of family law case – no matter how big or small the matter may be.

Divorce litigation demands a certain skill set that is not necessarily found in other areas of the legal profession. Divorce cases require a different litigation strategy than most other cases, both in and out of the courtroom. Michael E. Short has the experience and expertise to work toward the best possible solution for his clients. Michael is a skilled negotiator who is effective at reaching positive, amicable solutions for his clients. However, if settlement is not possible, Michael is a proficient courtroom lawyer who will passionately advocate for his clients.

No matter what family law situation you may be facing, it is essential to find capable legal representation early in the process. Michael E. Short provides quality, professional representation in the following areas of family law:

  • Divorce – Contested and Uncontested
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody and Visitation
  • Property Division
  • Alimony Modifications
  • Contempt Proceedings
  • Paternity Actions
  • Adoptions
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Mediation

Michael empowers his clients to take control of their family law situation. He listens to his clients' concerns and provides the clients with information and options to enable wise decision making. all copyrights reserved.

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