Our Reputation

The Law Firm of John F. Schaefer is recognized as one the nation’s premier domestic relations firms, having established a reputation for resolving complicated matrimonial disputes and obtaining outstanding results for our clients. Whether representing corporate executives, small business owners, radio and television personalities, professional athletes, or homemakers, we handle our clients’ private family matters with as much honor and decorum as is possible.

We have the ability to understand tax returns, cash flows, financial statements, retirement plans, business valuations, taxes, stock options, and a plethora of other financial components. Our firm brings to the table the highest level financial acumen and thoroughness. We have unique abilities to comprehend the complex finances, businesses, and economic needs of our clients.

While the majority of our cases arise in the southeastern Michigan counties of Oakland, Wayne, Macomb, Washtenaw, Genesse and the Northern Michigan counties of Emmet and Charlevoix, we regularly handle cases across the state of Michigan and elsewhere as indicated in Mr. Schaefer’s biography.

“Few lawyers, like those at The Law Firm of John F. Schaefer, have the skill, experience, and capacity to handle complex divorces properly. If they did, all lawyers would be listed in The Best Lawyers in America — whereas, in fact, few are.”