Susan L. Elkouri

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Novi, MI

Elkouri Heath PLC
 | 39555 Orchard Hill Pl, Suite 215
Novi, MI 48375
Phone: 248-344-9700
Fax: 844-542-8601
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2018
Licensed Since: 1994
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

Attorney Susan L. Elkouri is a partner at Elkouri Heath, PLC, in Novi, Michigan. Ms. Elkouri practices family law and serves clients throughout the Detroit metropolitan area in cities including Canton, Livonia, Macomb and Novi. She also practices in Oakland County, Wayne County, Livingston County and Washtenaw County.

Ms. Elkouri has experience with all aspects of family law, including complex divorces involving asset division, closely-held businesses, real estate holdings and tax considerations. In addition, she handles matters involving alimony, child custody, child support, post-judgment enforcement and modifications, parentage, paternity and adoptions, including stepparent adoptions.

Licensed to practice law since 1994, Ms. Elkouri is admitted before all Michigan state courts and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. She is a seasoned litigator and certified in alternative dispute resolution methods such as collaborative law and mediation.

Outside of running her family law practice, Ms. Elkouri regularly speaks on family law topics at Schoolcraft College Hinkle Center. She is active in her legal community and belongs to the Oakland County Bar Association, the Wayne County Family Law Bar Association, the State Bar of Michigan and the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan.

Ms. Elkouri is a member of the State Bar of Michigan’s Family Law Certificate program and previously served as a moot court judge at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. She has earned recognition for her accomplishments including being named one of the “10 best” by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys in 2018.

Ms. Elkouri received a bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University. She earned her law degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (100%): Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights

Focus Areas

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights

Selections

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Super Lawyers: 2018

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About Susan Elkouri

Admitted: 1994, Michigan

Professional Webpage: https://www.elkouriheath.com/attorneys/susan-l-elkouri

Honors/Awards:

  • Super Lawyers, 2018
  • American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 10 Best, 2018
  • Avvo, Top Attorney

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Domestic Relations Mediator, 2016
  • Certified Mediator
  • Certified Collaborative Divorce Law Practitioner
  • Collaborative Law Certification

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Oakland County Bar Association
  • Michigan State Bar Association
  • Wayne County Family Law Bar Association
  • Women Lawyers Association of Michigan
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 1995
  • Michigan, 1994

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Lecturer at Schoolcraft Hinkle Center

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Author of the Chapter Understanding the Collaborative Law Process and its Applications, The Impact of the Uniform Collaborative Law Act, Aspatore Books, a Thomson Reuters business, 2013
  • Inside the Minds: The Impact of the Uniform Collaborative Law Act, Chapter: Understanding the Collaborative Law Process and Its Applications, Aspatore Books, 2013. 

Educational Background:

  • Michigan State University, B.A., 1991
Office Location for Susan L. Elkouri

39555 Orchard Hill Pl
Suite 215
Novi, MI 48375

Phone: 248-344-9700

Fax: 844-542-8601

 

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Last Updated: 6/8/2018

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