Your tip
RadarOnlineRadarOnline
BREAKING NEWS
Exclusive

Michael Strahan Fighting Ex-Wife Jean’s Demand For More Money As Part Of Never-Ending Divorce Battle

michael strahan divorce court ex wife jean more money twin daughters
Source: Mega

Aug. 25 2021, Published 4:18 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email
Getting your Trinity Audio player ready...

Michael Strahan is fighting off his ex-wife Jean’s demand he pays her legal fees as part of their ongoing court battle.

According to court records obtained by RadarOnline.com, the Good Morning America host’s lawyers went back to court last week to object to Jean’s recent motion.

Article continues below advertisement
michael strahan divorce court ex wife jean more money twin daughters
Source: Mega

Michael and Jean settled their divorced in 2006 but have been in and out of court for years. In 2019, Jean filed a new case against Michael accusing him of owing her $500,000.

Article continues below advertisement

She claimed the money was owed for Sophia and Isabella’s equestrian expenses. The entertainer said he never agreed to pay the costs. At the same time, Jean accused Michael of underpaying her on child support for nearly a decade.

Article continues below advertisement

She demanded an additional $321,654 to make it right. Michael asked the court to shut down the $547,000 request but agreed he might owe a little.

Article continues below advertisement
michael strahan divorce court ex wife jean more money twin daughters
Source: Mega
Article continues below advertisement

A couple of months later, Michael accused his ex of engaging in a “pattern of abusive conduct” toward their 16-year-old daughters. However, the couple settled the claims and reached a custody arrangement months later.

Article continues below advertisement

The drama between the two started up again in January. The filings in the case are sealed but the court docket reveals what is really going on. The records show both parties filing motions in the months since going back to court.

MORE ON:
Michael Strahan
Article continues below advertisement

It seems things took a turn after Jean was arrested in June for violating a restraining order taken out by her ex-girlfriend. Her ex Marianna Ayer Claimed Jean had started harassing her after they broke up.

Article continues below advertisement

She was even accused of mistreating her animals. A couple of weeks later, on July 9, Jean’s lawyer filed a motion demanding Michael pay her “pendente lite counsel fees” which is her basically asking him to pay her legal fees to continue to fight him.

Article continues below advertisement
michael strahan divorce court ex wife jean more money twin daughters
Source: Mega
Article continues below advertisement

In newly filed documents, Michael’s team filed an opposition to Jean’s motion over the counsel fees. The judge has yet to make a decision on the matter.

Article continues below advertisement

Michael and Jean were married from 1999 until 2006. The split was incredibly nasty with both sides fighting dirty in court. The judge ultimately ordered the ex-NFL star to cough up $15.3 million as part of his divorce settlement.

Article continues below advertisement

Michael was also ordered to pay his ex-wife $18,000 a month for both spousal and child support. The amount would later be decreased down to $13,000.

Article continues below advertisement

As RadarOnline.com previously reported, Michael has been posting a ton of family snaps with his daughters over the summer. The trio took a trip to the Bahamas for a little getaway from the city.

michael strahan divorce court ex wife jean more money twin daughters
Source: Mega
Advertisement

DAILY. BREAKING. CELEBRITY NEWS. ALL FREE.

More From Radar Online

    Opt-out of personalized ads

    © Copyright 2024 RADAR ONLINE™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. RADAR ONLINE is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.