Keela Johnson Gracey

Experience

Ms. Keela Gracey concentrates her practice in all areas of domestic relations and family law. Keela has also served as a court appointed guardian ad litem and parenting time coordinator in complex parenting time and custody matters, often in the middle of a contentious divorce. She also handles guardianships and conservatorships for children and adults.

Prior to practicing law, Ms. Gracey was a mental health therapist for more than seven years. This experience allows her to bring a different perspective to emotionally charged and high conflict cases. Ms. Gracey cares about her clients and their concerns about the legal process. She understands that divorce is a time of transition and strives to help her clients understand the process from beginning to end.

Ms. Gracey is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, Family Law Section; Oakland County Bar Association, where she served as Chair of the Family Court Committee; the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts; and the Michigan Inter-Professional Association on Marriage, Divorce and the Family, Women Lawyers Association of Michigan.

Ms. Gracey received her B.A., summa cum laude, from Upper Iowa University, her M.S. from University of Wisconsin-Stout, and her J.D., cum laude, from Thomas M. Cooley Law School.

Practice Areas

  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Property Division (including complex marital and separate property matters)
  • Custody
  • Parenting Time
  • Third Party Custody
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Paternity
  • Juvenile Guardianship
  • Adult Guardianship and Conservatorship

Education

  • Upper Iowa University, summa cum laude, B.A.
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout, Master of Science in Counseling, M.S.
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law, cum laude, January 2009, J.D.

Admitted to Practice

  • Michigan 2009