Bobbie Balon-Vaughn is a mother of four. Her two oldest daughters attend Grand Valley State University and her twin girls are in elementary school. Bobbie was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and is an avid Green Bay Packers fan. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Denver in Psychology and her law degree from the University of Detroit-Mercy, where she was a member of the Law Review. Bobbie started her career as the Chief Appellate Attorney in the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office and transitioned her practice into family law when she married and moved to Livingston County.
Bobbie’s education in psychology has been integral in her success as a family law attorney, having an edge and a genuine understanding of the emotional dynamics involved in litigating family law matters. In addition to her legal background, Bobbie has built a unique skill set, as the Hamburg Township Treasurer for two terms, a Director of the Livingston Community Bank, a hearing panelist for the State Bar of Michigan Attorney Discipline Board and an Ambassador of the Fenton Regional Chamber of Commerce. When she is not engaged in zealously representing her clients or serving her community, Bobbie enjoys bowling, golf, working out, and spending time on the water up north.
Bobbie is known for her compassion, her dedication to her clients, and her skill as an effective counselor, negotiator, and trial lawyer. She is committed to serving as a zealous advocate for her clients and takes a goal-oriented approach in representing their rights, which is enhanced by her integrity, knowledge, and 20 plus years of legal experience. Whether you are engaged in an amicable divorce or a contentious child custody battle or have the desire to develop an estate plan to protect your family’s future, she will serve as your trusted advocate. Bobbie takes a results-oriented approach to representation, guiding you through each step of the legal process as painlessly and efficiently as possible. She will help you explore the options that are available to you and offer counsel as to which course will yield the best possible outcome. She works diligently to maintain open lines of communication, promptly returning phone calls, and responding to inquiries. This personal touch is extremely important to us and our clients and sets us apart from other attorneys and law firms in the area.