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Divorce & Probate Attorneys in Waterford, Michigan

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Timothy P. Flynn

Attorney at Law

Licensed by the State Bar of Michigan in 1989, Mr. Flynn is the founder and owner of Clarkston Legal, PLC. He has an “AV Preeminent” rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Among the first lawyers to be certified in Family Law by the Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Mr. Flynn handles divorce, family law, and probate matters throughout Michigan.

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Frank Briguglio

Frank Briguglio

Attorney at Law

Licensed by the State Bar of Michigan in 2009, Mr. Briguglio is a Senior Attorney with Clarkston Legal, PLC. He is a past President of the Macomb County Bar Association. Mr. Briguglio practices exclusively in divorce and family law. Frank has received a “Rising Star” in family law distinction from Super Lawyers, and a “Top Lawyer” distinction from DBusiness Magazine.

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Steve Mogdis

Steve Mogdis

Attorney at Law

Mr. Mogdis is an Associate Attorney at Clarkston Legal, PLC, handling estate and trust administration, probate litigation, and estate planning. Admitted to the State Bar of Michigan in 2020, Steve also is a licensed real estate broker. Prior to becoming an attorney, he worked in probate and estate planning, tax dispute resolution, unclaimed property, real estate, and debt collection.

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At Clarkston Legal, our Waterford & Clarkston estate planning lawyers take the time to sit down with you, understand your needs and goals, and explain your options. We will draft the right set of simple wills, living trusts, and powers of attorney to see that your needs are met during your lifetime and that your loved ones are taken care of after you are gone. We are also here for guardianship and conservatorship matters and specialized areas, such as post-divorce estate planning.


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Like diet and exercise, estate planning is often at the top of New Year’s Resolutions. Just as the diet fades by St. Patrick’s day, and trips to the gym stop with the onset of warmer weather, estate planning never seems to get planned.

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Divorce and Frozen Embryos

Couples facing divorce equitably divide their marital estate and apportion their marital debts. If they have minor children, custody and parenting issues are resolved.

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Aretha Franklin’s Oakland County Probate Litigation

When Aretha Franklin died on August 16, 2018, she left behind four adult sons, grandchildren, nieces and nephews. At the time of her death, she apparently had no will or estate plan; this is known as dying intestate.

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Getting arrested is a frightening and intimidating process for most people, due mainly to fear of the unknown and a feeling of helplessness at the hands of the police, prosecutors, and other aspects of law enforcement and the justice system. It seems like everyone knows what is going on but you. Police and prosecutors foster this impression, so you will rely on them for advice and plead guilty to the offense charged in order to avoid harsh punishment. But you may actually have defenses available to you, and you may not even be guilty of the charges filed against you. With Clarkston Legal on your side, you will have the benefit of former prosecutors and long-time criminal defense attorneys who know as much or more about the law as the police and prosecutors on the other side. We will make sure you understand your situation, know what to expect, and are informed about your options, so you can make smart decisions in your own best interest. Let us start the fight for your freedom.

Dissolving a marriage can be a difficult time because of the emotions involved, and it can be a scary time because of the change involved. We are here for you throughout the process, from before papers are ever filed to long after in the case of post-divorce modifications of custody or support or the need for child custody or spousal support enforcement. We provide practical legal advice in all aspects of a Michigan divorce, including child custody, child support, spousal support (alimony), and the division of marital property. Our Waterford & Clarkston divorce lawyers are especially adept in high-value marital estate division and provide technical assistance and representation in business and professional practice valuations, the division of retirement assets, the division of closely-held businesses, and more. Contact us in Waterford, Michigan, and schedule a free consultation to get started. We also serve the areas of Clarkston, White Lake, Commerce Township, and West Bloomfield.