Practicing law since 1979, Carlo’s practice is dedicated to family law, where in addition to using traditional litigation methods, he utilizes Collaborative as well as early stage mediation to resolve family law disputes. He’s served as Chair of the State Bar of Michigan Family Law Council, as well as Chair of its Family Support Committee and Ethics and Court Rules Committee, held leadership positions in various county bar associations including President of the Wayne County Family Law Bar Association. Carlo is currently President of the Collaborative Practice Institute of Michigan. He has testified before the Michigan Supreme Court on behalf of the State Bar Family Law Section regarding child support, evidence and ethics, written numerous articles for the Michigan Family Law Journal, wrote Chapter 1 for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education’s 2 volume set Michigan Family Law, helps teach ICLE’s Custody and Parenting Time series and has given numerous seminar presentations on behalf of the State Bar Family Law Council and ICLE on various areas of family law. Carlo has been AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell since 2005 and named a Michigan Super Lawyer since 2010. Go to www.martinalaw.com for more information.