Divorce, Family Law and Criminal Defense

Experienced Lawyers in Grand Rapids


The attorneys at Gordon & Hess, PLC offer 30 years combined experience with representing clients throughout West Michigan. We are highly experienced, aggressive, and affordable legal advocates who can help you successfully navigate the complex and often confusing legal system with positive results.


We have made careers of fighting for our clients and dedicating ourselves to protecting our client’s rights and freedoms. Whether you are facing custody and visitation issues, need assistance dividing marital property and debts, or need help seeking alimony or protection from paying alimony, we can work with you to either resolve your case through experienced negotiations or fight for your rights at a trial.


If you have questions about child custody, child visitation or child support, our divorce lawyer Grand Rapids are happy to meet with you and explain the situation you are in, to advise you on issues you will be facing and to devise and prepare to argue for a reasonable parenting plan as well as providing you with proposed child support calculations.


We are also experienced criminal defense lawyer Grand Rapids who assist a variety of individuals facing criminal charges throughout West Michigan, including both misdemeanor offenses as well as more serious felony charges and abuse/neglect matters. Whatever your legal needs, our attorneys can offer you and your loved ones competent, compassionate and caring legal counsel. Gordon & Hess, PLC is here to guide and assist you and your family successfully whatever the legal issues may be.

Divorce Lawyers in Grand Rapids


If you are facing a divorce, some of the questions you will face in the days and weeks ahead will be among the most difficult you will ever have to answer.


You may have to make important decisions about child custody and fight for a temporary order in Court for a fair child visitation schedule. Timing is very important in a divorce proceeding and the sooner you seek competent advice the sooner you can start making the right moves from the beginning. You may also need to make important financial decisions that can affect your life for years to come.


If you are facing a divorce or a divorce has already been initiated against, you should seek professional advice immediately without delay. Many times the decisions you make in the beginning sets the stage for success or failure in the end.   The divorce lawyers of Gordon & Hess, PLC located in Grand Rapids, Michigan can help you pinpoint the issues that need to be addressed, the laws that apply and prepare a winning game plan from the start.


If you have questions, one of our qualified divorce lawyers and family law attorneys in Grand Rapids can provide you with a complete and detailed answer. The attorneys at Gordon & Hess, PLC will take the time to understand your family’s unique circumstances and review your finances to help you resolve your divorce or family law issue whether through negotiating a solid settlement or preparing and fighting your case out at a trial.

Aggressive Criminal Defense Attorneys in Grand Rapids


If you are facing criminal charges in Michigan, Gordon & Hess, PLC can offer you aggressive and affordable legal help. Our Grand Rapids criminal defense attorneys can protect your rights.


The criminal defense lawyers at Gordon & Hess, PLC understand criminal law in Michigan and will work closely with you to successfully maneuver through the complicated criminal justice system for the best possible outcome for your case. Our clients can expect to receive the patience and understanding that they deserve while also receiving an experienced legal professional and aggressive advocate on their behalf from the beginning of their case till the end.


Please reach out to the office of Gordon & Hess, PLC and schedule a free face to face ½ hour confidential consultation with our Grand Rapids, Michigan attorney team. Time is of the essence and the Grand Rapids criminal defense lawyers of Gordon & Hess, PLC are ready to join your side of battle and protect your rights.

Serving ALL West Michigan


We have handled complex Divorce, Family Law and Criminal Defense matters throughout West Michigan for nearly two decades. The counties we continue to service include but are not limited to Kent, Ottawa, Kalamazoo, Muskegon, Newaygo, Allegan, Calhoun, Montcalm, Ionia, Barry, Van Buren, St. Joseph, and Cass. We are experienced in ALL of these counties. You are not alone. Let us help you.


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Coming downtown? Our office is located inside the McKay Tower which is on the corner of Monroe Avenue and Pearl Street downtown Grand Rapids. The Monroe Center Lot M offers free 1 hour parking before 6pm and is approximately 2 blocks away from our office. Click on any of these links for a map of directions to assist you. On the map, the Blue Arrow identifies the McKay Tower and the Red Arrow identifies Lot M where you can receive 1 hour free parking before 6pm. Call us now for a free ½ hour confidential consultation at (616) 272-3331 or send us an email below to schedule an appointment at your earliest convenience. You can find more information about Gordon & Hess, PLC on our Facebook and Google Plus pages. We look forward to helping you.


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