James P. Cunningham
Firm: Williams, Williams, Rattner & Plunkett, P.C.
Address: Suite 300, 380 North Old Woodward Avenue
Birmingham, MI 48009
Membership: Oakland County (Chair, Family Law Committee, 1988-1990; Member, Board of Directors, 1993—; President, 2003-2004) and American (Member, Family Law Section; Member, Executive Committee, Law Practice Management) Bar Associations; State Bar of Mich
University: Brown University, B.A., honors, 1972, Michigan State University Detroit College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1980
Admitted: 1980, Michigan
Biography: Author: "State of the Law-Family Law," ICLE, 1988, 1989, 1991; "Torts and Family Law-Emerging Trends," Laches, February, 1989; "Domestic Torts," Michigan Family Law Journal, March, 1990; "The Pension Cases: A Shift from Property to Income," Michigan Bar Journal, February, 1990; "Maintenance of Fault in Property Division in Divorce," Michigan Bar Journal, March, 1992; "The Confusing Inter-Relationship of Visitation and Child Support," Laches, March, 1992; "Domestic Violence: Effect on Visitation," Michigan Family Law Journal, 1994; "Religious Divorces," Laches Magazine, Sept. 1999; Presentation of Expert Testimony, Michigan Farm Law Journal, 2000; "Marriage in the 21st Century," Michigan Bar Journal, January 2004; "Separate Property Law," Michigan Bar Journal, June 2008. Adjunct Professor, Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Oakland Campus.Bar Fellowship: American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (President, 2009-2010); Michigan Bar Foundation; Oakland Bar Foundation (Member, Board of Directors).