Marie G. Michaels & Associates

Marie G. Michaels & Associates has grown! Marie G. Michaels has practiced exclusively in family law and divorce for over 19 years.

In early 2015, her office diversified by adding real estate law, criminal law, and civil litigation all as an extension of family law. In early 2016, she added family law mediation, unbundled family law services, and Financial Coaching for those who require assistance filling out their Form 13 or 13.1 Financial Statements.

Debra J. Sweetmanwas called to the bar in 1988 and became a sole practitioner in 1990. Her practice mainly consisted of real estate; business law; wills and estates; and, uncontested family law matters.

Debbie is happy to join the Marie G. Michaels & Associates “family” of like-minded people.

Also recently joining the team are Leah Klassen, Peter Burman and Janet Stoddart. Leah and Peter will be focusing in Family Law and Wills and Estates. Janet is a veteran real estate law clerk with more than 30 years of experience. She will be handling real estate files from our Ajax office. Debbie will primarily work from the Bowmanville office.

With two offices at 52 King Street West in Bowmanville, 905.623.2586, and 381 Westney Road South in Ajax, 905.426.1476, Marie G. Michaels & Associates is ready to meet Durham Region’s legal needs with Experience, Integrity and Compassion. Visit for more information.