Michelle M. Younger

Michelle M. Younger is an associate in the firm's Family Law Practice Group focusing her practice on matters including routine and complex divorces, custody, child support, paternity, property division, and post judgment matters.

Prior to Jaffe, Michelle served as a staff attorney at the New York City Legal Aid Society, Juvenile Rights Practice from 2009 - 2018, where she represented children in matters involving child abuse and neglect, termination of parental rights, juvenile delinquency, custody and guardianship, and persons in need of supervision.

Michelle earned a Juris Doctor degree from Fordham University School of Law in New York, where she served as president of the Jewish Law Students Association, associate editor of the Journal of Corporate and Financial Law and was selected as a University of Michigan Bergstrom Child Welfare Law Fellow. She also received the Archibald R. Public Service Award. Michelle earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, in economics with a minor in political science from Barnard College, Columbia University in New York.

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan
  • New York
  • New Jersey

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Young Israel of Southfield - Board Member
  • Barnard Alumna Admissions Representative
  • NEXTGen Detroit - Board Member