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James Harrington | Novi Divorce and Family Lawyer

James Harrington Lawyer

James J Harrington

Full service family law specialists who practice throughout Michigan

Divorce, Family Law, Child Custody, Child Support, Ethics, Pre & Post Nuptial Agreements; Property Awards; Mediation & Arbitration

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Harrington Law, PLC specializes in complex family law litigation. James J. Harrington III is a member of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and is the first Michigan attorney admitted to the National Board of Trial Advocacy - Family Law.  He has 40+ years legal experience, and been elected Chair of the Family Law Section and held every Officer position; he is Author & Editor of the brand new Michigan Family Law Practice publication by Lexis Nexis.  He has lectured or presented on family law issues on over 50 occasions.  He has testified in front of the Michigan Supreme Court and Michigan Legislature on Family Law issues.

He is a recognized expert on pre & post nuptial agreements. He has been retained as an expert witness on family law issues on multiple occasions.

While the majority of cases arise in the Metropolitan Detroit area, he has also litigated family law cases throughout Michigan and in the Upper Peninsula.  

When his experience is combined with his Partner Christopher J. Harrington the firm has over 53 years legal experience.

Position Organization Location Duration
Attorney N/A Michigan 1973-Present
School Degree Major Graduation
University of Michigan Law School J.D. Law School 1973
State / Court Date
Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals October, 1974
United States Supreme Court February 20, 1990
State Bar of Michigan December, 1973
United States District Court December, 1973
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML)
    National Board of Trial Advocacy - Family Law
    State Bar of Michigan
    Family Law Section State Bar of Michigan
    Alternate Dispute Section State Bar of Michigan
    Oakland County Bar Association
    Wayne County Family Bar Association
    Michigan Inter Professional Association
  • Editor and Author:  Lexis Nexis Michigan Family Law Practice
    released for publication December 2016

    Chapter Author: Michigan Family Law Practice
         Marital and Separate Property
         Attorney Fees
         Pretrial Discovery, Motion Practice & Family Law Litigation
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(1973) Licensed as Attorney in Michigan. Verified with State Bar of Michigan. April 27, 2017

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Author & Editor, Michigan Famiy Law-Lexis Nexis; American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; National Board of Trial Lawyers- Family Law

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Harrington Law, PLC
42400 Grand River, Suite 204
Novi, MI 48375

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