Will I have to pay alimony in my Michigan Divorce
In Michigan, alimony is known as "spousal support". The state allows a spouse to request payments if they can demonstrate need and the spouse has ability to pay.
Support can be:
- Periodic payments
- Lump sum payments
- Temporary payments
A judge may consider length of marriage, age of each spouse, earning capacity, children.
An experienced Grand Rapids divorce attorney can help answer your questions about your potential obligation.