"Emily did a fantastic job handling my divorce! She was prompt, courteous, and very efficient. I would not hesitate for a moment to recommend her to friends or acquaintances that might require legal services. Thank you again!"

-MSU Graduate Student Client
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The Law Office of John W. Bissell, P.C. is a criminal and family law firm in Lansing, Michigan. Our professional mission centers on delivering comprehensive legal services to protect the rights and interests of individuals who are going facing family or criminal issues.

We help clients solve complicated legal problems:

Legal issues arise when you least expect them. We help clients face and resolve these issues successfully. We are readily available to answer your questions and litigate if necessary.

Do not take unnecessary risks when your family relationships and economic security hang in the balance. Instead, reach out to a Lansing divorce lawyer for guidance and advocacy.

Divorce Advice in Lansing

Our firm believes that divorces are successfully resolved in accordance with a well-planned legal strategy. Planning makes it possible to isolate the most important divorce issues and formulate the most effective arguments.

We give divorce advice in Lansing based on years of experience. Knowing what to fight for is only half the battle; the other half is knowing how to prove your claims. Mr. Bissell and Ms. Klavenski possess the trial skills to litigate a divorce when negotiations have been unsuccessful in an efficient and professional manner.

The Law Offices of John W. Bissell manages cases of Separate Maintenance and if you are considering extinguishing the obligations of your marriage and are considering divorce or separation in Lansing, we urge you to contact us to discuss the best options for your situation.

Contact our firm for straight-forward legal counsel and down-to-earth advice.

Criminal Advice in Lansing

Our firm understands that clients make mistakes and clients can be wrongfully accused of committing crime. We are here to help and know that jobs, reputations, and marriages can be drastically effected when an individual is charged or is about to be charged with a crime.

We have represented doctors, lawyers, school teachers and other professionals and know the importance of confidentiality and preparation. We represent students faced with alcohol, assault and conduct issues which will be reviewed by Character and Fitness Committees. Whether a jury trial, bench trial or negotiated settlement clients must be fully informed of alternatives that are available for the successful resolution of their matter.