John F. Schaefer, founder of The Law Firm of John F. Schaefer in Birmingham, Michigan, spoke at the 25th annual advanced-level family law seminar hosted by the Michigan Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML), May 2, 2019, at the Townsend Hotel in Birmingham, Mich.
The theme of the seminar was, “Handling the Complex Divorce Case” and Schaefer spoke regarding fee arrangements in domestic relations matters.
The AAML invites as guests all sitting family court judges, appellate judges and two referees from each of the Friend of Court offices to this seminar each year.
The Law Firm of John F. Schaefer was founded in 1996 and is dedicated the practice of matrimonial and family law. Schaefer, an internationally recognized family law expert, specializes in complex and high profile divorce cases and keeps offices in Birmingham, Grosse Pointe and Harbor Springs. The Michigan State University College of Law library is named after Schaefer, where he has served as trustee emeritus and adjunct law professor for more than 30 years. He serves, and has served, on numerous professional boards and associations including the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and the State of Michigan and Oakland County Bars and currently serves on the board of the Michigan Humane Society.