Michelle Strause

Family Law Solutions

No two domestic relations cases are alike. There is no such thing as “one-size-fits-all” litigation strategy. Michelle’s goal is to help clients feel empowered while guiding them through difficult times. Michelle’s more than 30 years of experience and expertise has earned her a proven record of success in aggressively protecting clients’ interests and in achieving favorable outcomes.

Michelle Strause and her team offer support and guidance to create the best plan to address your legal action, while considering your resources, goals and concerns. After providing an honest assessment of your situation, she’ll help you explore potential outcomes by informing you of your options and giving you clear advice and legal strategies. Michelle develops a creative, client-centric strategy and strives to assist each client in finding their best possible outcome.

Featured Areas of Practice

Focused On Resolving Conflicts As Quickly As Possible


Michelle Strause has significant experience handling divorce, child custody, adoption, and paternity litigation.

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Michelle is a Certified Mediator and acts as a neutral professional to assist the parties in reaching a mutually acceptable agreement.

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Certified in Collaborative Law, Michelle provides a private, respectful method for individuals to reach an informed compromise.

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Meet Michelle

After graduating from Hendrix College, Michelle received her Juris Doctorate at the William H. Bowen School of Law at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Michelle has over 30 years of experience practicing law, with an emphasis in Family Law, Adoptions, Divorces, and related litigation. She is a Certified Mediator/Third Party Neutral and is also certified in Collaborative Law by the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.

Michelle is a member of the Arkansas Bar Association Committee on Professional Conduct, a member of Collaborative Family Lawyers of Arkansas, Inc., and a past president of the Garland County Bar Association.


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So, you have either been ordered to mediate by the Judge or you’ve agreed to mediate with your estranged spouse or former significant other. You’ve heard about this process, but know little or nothing. You’ve heard mediation works about 80% of the time. How do you make this process work for you?

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Coordinated teamwork is essential in providing high quality legal services, especially in legally complex or high net worth cases. Michelle is proud to have been in partnership with the Legacy Law Group since 2000. Their attorneys and staff work together to ensure that their clients receive the best possible advice and legal assistance.

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