Susan L. Elkouri


Areas of Practice: Divorce, Child Custody, Collaborative Divorce, Military Divorce, Spousal Support (Alimony), Annulments, Child Support, Post-Judgment matters, Division of Retirement benefits, Mediation/Arbitration, Parenting Time, Paternity, Change of Domicile

Susan Elkouri is a trial lawyer, certified Collaborative Divorce Law practitioner and has practiced divorce law for over 20 years. She earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Detroit Law School in 1994 and is licensed to practice in Michigan and Federal Courts, member of the Michigan State Bar Association, Oakland County Bar Association, Wayne County Family Law Bar Association, Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, and active participant in the Michigan Family Law Certification program and past University of Detroit Law School Moot Court Judge. Susan Elkouri is also a frequent lecturer on the subject of family law at Schoolcraft College. Further, Susan Elkouri authored an article Inside the Minds: The Impact of the Uniform Collaborative Law Act, Chapter: Understanding the Collaborative Law Process and Its Applications.  This writing was published by Aspatore Books, a Thomson Reuters business in 2013.

Admitted: 1994, Michigan; 1995, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
Law School: University of Detroit Mercy, J.D.
Member: Wayne County (Member, Family Law Bar Association) and Oakland County Bar Associations; State Bar of Michigan (Member, Family Law Section); Collaborative Practice Institute of Michigan.
Biography: Completion of Collaborative Practice Training. Frequent Lecturer, Divorce Support Group, Schoolcraft College’s Women’s Resource Center.