Q: Can I represent my wife in a child support hearing against her ex-husband? I live in Michigan and I am not an attorney.
He filed a motion to have his back child support expunged and we want to respond to that motion in court.
A: No. Unless you are a licensed Michigan attorney, you cannot represent anyone other than yourself in legal proceedings. You can assist your wife in hiring an attorney. Most counties have a legal assistance center that can provide assistance and service to her as well.
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