Experienced & Personable Divorce and Family Law Lawyer in Livonia, MI.

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Decisions made concerning separation, divorce and family law matters are of utmost importance.  An experienced family law lawyer not only acts as your sounding board through a difficult time, but advises you of your best options while looking forward.  As an experienced divorce and family law attorney it is my priority to ensure the legal aspects of this time period feel predictable and in control.

Specialty Areas Include:

  • Collaborative, Amicable, No Fault Divorce & Separation
  • Property Division & Settlement
  • Premarital or Prenuptial Counsel

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For over 30 years I’ve serviced Livonia and the surrounding areas in all matters of probate, estate administration, and elder care law.  In my well-versed history as an attorney, I have often been appointed by courts to review guardianships and conservatorships and offer reports and recommendations regarding personal and financial affairs.  When it comes to this area of legal practice there is no substitute for extensive, in-court time and experience.

Specialty Areas Include:

  • Wills, Estates, and Deeds
  • Guardianship & Powers of Attorney
  • Health Care and Advanced Medical Directives
  • Conservatorship & Trusts

Working With Mary Ann


Proud member of the State Bar of Michigan, and the Livonia Bar of Michigan, with a membership in the Family Law and Probate Sections of the State Bar.


With more than 30 years of experience as a practicing legal attorney in the state of Michigan, I provide the advice, service, and closure that allows my clients to move forward to the next chapter of their lives. Clients deal directly with me throughout the legal process, and I make every effort to remain accessible to clients and return their phone calls within 24 hours.


If you are facing divorce, are dealing with the loss or planning for the future care of a loved one, or are overwhelmed by consumer debt, it is important to seek skilled legal assistance. As an experienced, personable lawyer I will listen to your story, clearly explain the law, offer a realistic picture of what you can expect, and effectively guide you through the rough spot.

Contact Mary Ann Arsenault

Since 1981, my goal as a lawyer has been to get my clients through the difficult times in their lives as smoothly as possible whether due to the end of a marriage, a divorce, the loss or care of a loved one, or overwhelming consumer debt, so that they can go forward confidently to begin the next chapter of their lives.

More than 25 years of experience and my personable approach tends to put clients at ease despite their troubles.  When clients visit my office, they find me approachable and ready to listen to their stories.  Once I understand their circumstances, I describe the law in a way that they can understand and provide solutions and options.  I paint for my clients a realistic picture as to what they can expect down the road.  Clients appreciate that they deal directly with me throughout the legal process.

I am a proud member of the State Bar of Michigan, and the Livonia Bar of Michigan, and have a membership in the Family Law and Probate Sections of the State Bar.  I live and work in Livonia.  My husband and I raised our family here.  For over 30 years it has been my goal to help people, just like you and me.

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