Harvey I Hauer

Harvey I Hauer

Senior Partner
Location:
Bingham Farms, Michigan
Phone:
866-382-0567
Fax:
248-258-2750
Email:

Harvey Hauer is a partner in the Law Firm of Hauer and Snover.  He has been practicing law for over 40 years.  He brings his extensive experience to the firm representing both men and women throughout Michigan in all areas of family law.

Harvey is a past president of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.  He is also past Chair of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan.  Harvey is a past Chair of the Oakland County Bar Association Family Law Committee, past Referee of the Michigan Civil Rights Commission. past Chair of the Michigan Supreme Court Domestic Relations Court Rule Committee, and the past Chair of the family law portion of the Oakland County Bar Association, Bench/Bar Conference.

He was named to Best Lawyers in America.  Harvey was selected as a Super Lawyer from 2006 to present.  He was selected by his peers as a Leading Lawyer in family law.  Harvey has presented numerous advanced level seminars to attorneys on the topic of pre-nuptial and post nuptial agreements.  He has authored numerous articles on various family law topics.  In addition, Harvey writes a monthly Professor Lex column in the Michigan Family Law Journal.

Harvey brings his many years of experience to the courtroom.  Litigating numerous complex family law cases over the years, Harvey effectively advocates for his clients.  He works with CPAs, business valuators and other experts to get his client's the results they want.  From the beginning of the case to the end of the case, Harvey is there for his clients for all of their legal needs.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Postnuptial Agreements
  • Spousal Support
  • Parenting Time
  • Property Distribution
  • Domestic Violence
  • Paternity
  • Relocations
  • Valuation of Business/Assets

Education

  • Wayne State University Law School, Detroit, Michigan
    • J.D.
  • Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
    • B.A.

Published Works

  • Harvey writes the monthly Professor Lex column in the Michigan Family Law Journal
  • Authored the chapter “ Antenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements “ in the Michigan Family Law books published by the Institute of Continuing Legal Education
  • "Making Mediation Work", Family Advocate, American Bar Association, Vol. 19, No. 4, 1997
  • "Matrimonial Arbitration: A Process Whose Time Has Come", The ADR Newsletter, Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, State Bar of Michigan, Vol. 1, Number 2, p. 7, 1993
  • "Chapter 9, Alternative Dispute Resolution in Family Law Cases", Michigan Family Law, Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Sixth Edition, 2004
  • "Chapter 8, Alternative Dispute Resolution in Family Law Cases", Michigan Family Law, Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Fifth Edition, 1988
  • "Chapter 10, Divorce Mediation", Michigan Family Law, Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Fourth Edition, 1993
  • "Chapter 8, Divorce Mediation", Michigan Family Law, Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Third Edition, 1988
  • "Making Mediation Work", Best of ABA Sections, General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Section, Volume 2, No. 1, Spring, 1998
  • "The Divisible Diploma: Another Asset", The Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 85, No. 10, p. 1002, October, 1986
  • Harvey has authored many other articles in various legal journals

Classes/Seminars

  • 3rd Annual Circuit Court Bench/Bar Conference, "Implementation of the New Family Court", Oakland County Bar Association
  • Lecturer, "Domestic Violence", Oakland County Family Services, 1996
  • Lecturer, "Judgment and Settlement Agreements", Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 1996
  • Lecturer, "Spousal Support Issues", Family Law Section, State Bar of Michigan, 1996
  • Lecturer, "Oakland County Practice", Family Law Section, State Bar of Michigan, 1994
  • Lecturer, "The New Domestic Relations Court Rules", Family Law Section, State Bar of Michigan, 1993
  • Mr. Hauer has presented numerous advanced level seminars to attorneys on the topic of pre-nuptial agreements and post-nuptial agreements

Honors and Awards

  • Michigan Super Lawyers, 2006-2016
  • Named to Best Lawyers in America
  • Selected by peers as a Leading Lawyer in family law
  • Named to the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
  • Fellow of the Michigan State Bar Foundation
  • Fellow of the Oakland County Bar Foundation

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Past President, Michigan Chapter
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Co-Chair CLE Committee
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Board of Managers
  • State Bar of Michigan, Coordinator of the Michigan Bar Journal Family Law Theme, 1987 - Present
  • Michigan Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Advisory Board, 1997 - Present
  • State Bar of Michigan, Past Chair of the Family Law Section
  • Family Law Portion of the Oakland County Bar Association, Bench/Bar Conference, “Implementation of the New Family Court”, Past Chair
  • Michigan Supreme Court Domestic Relations Court Rule Committee , Past Chair
  • Oakland County Bar Association, Past Chair of the Family Law Committee
  • Michigan Civil Rights Commission , Past Referee
  • Michigan Inter-Professional Association, Member
  • State Bar of Michigan, Member
  • Oakland County Bar Association, Member