Detroit, Michigan Estate Planning Attorneys

Compare 63 attorneys and 14 law firms in Detroit, MI. Sort by highest rating and years of estate planning experience.

George Miller Jr

Detroit estate planning attorney at Bodman with 65 years experience

(313) 259-7777

100 Renaissance Center, 34th Floor, Detroit, MI 48243

Barry King

Detroit estate planning attorney at Giarmarco Mullins and Horton with 59 years experience

(248) 457-7000

1000 First Federal Building, Detroit, MI 48226

Stevan Uzelac

Detroit estate planning attorney at Miller Canfield Paddock and Stone with 58 years experience

(313) 963-6420

150 West Jefferson, Suite 2500, Detroit, MI 48226

Basil Briggs

Detroit estate planning attorney at Giarmarco Mullins and Horton with 57 years experience

(248) 457-7000

1000 First Federal Building, Detroit, MI 48226

Charles Kinnaird

Detroit estate planning attorney at Dickinson Wright with 56 years experience

(313) 223-3500

500 Woodward Avenue, Suite 4000, Detroit, MI 48226

Douglas Rasmussen

Detroit estate planning attorney at Clark Hill with 53 years experience

(313) 965-8300

500 Woodward Avenue, Suite 3500, Detroit, MI 48226

Erik Serr

Detroit estate planning attorney at Miller Canfield Paddock and Stone with 52 years experience

(313) 963-6420

150 West Jefferson, Suite 2500, Detroit, MI 48226

John Nicholson

Detroit estate planning attorney at Abbott Nicholson with 51 years experience

(313) 566-2500

300 River Place, Suite 3000, Detroit, MI 48207

Frederick Hoops

Detroit estate planning attorney at Kitch Drutchas Wagner Valitutti and Sherbrook with 50 years experience

(313) 965-7900

1 Woodward Avenue, Suite 2400, Detroit, MI 48226

Thomas Quilter

Detroit estate planning attorney at Abbott Nicholson with 50 years experience

(313) 566-2500

300 River Place, Suite 3000, Detroit, MI 48207

Joel Golden

Detroit estate planning attorney at Jaffe Raitt Heuer and Weiss with 50 years experience

(313) 961-8380

One Woodward Avenue, Suite 2400, Detroit, MI 48226

Charles Nida

Detroit estate planning attorney at Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn with 49 years experience

(313) 465-7000

660 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48226

David Nims

Detroit estate planning attorney at Clark Hill with 48 years experience

(313) 965-8300

500 Woodward Avenue, Suite 3500, Detroit, MI 48226

Kalman Goren

Detroit estate planning attorney at Giarmarco Mullins and Horton with 47 years experience

(248) 457-7000

1000 First Federal Building, Detroit, MI 48226

William Beluzo Jr

Detroit estate planning attorney at Plunkett Cooney with 47 years experience

(313) 965-3900

535 Griswold, Suite 2400, Detroit, MI 48226

Robert Kass

Detroit estate planning attorney at Barris Sott Denn and Driker with 45 years experience

(313) 965-9725

211 West Fort Street, 15th Floor, Detroit, MI 48226

Thomas Shumaker

Detroit estate planning attorney at Abbott Nicholson with 45 years experience

(313) 566-2500

300 River Place, Suite 3000, Detroit, MI 48207

George Kemsley

Detroit estate planning attorney at Bodman with 45 years experience

(313) 259-7777

100 Renaissance Center, 34th Floor, Detroit, MI 48243

Thomas Nowinski

Detroit estate planning attorney at Clark Hill with 44 years experience

(313) 965-8300

500 Woodward Avenue, Suite 3500, Detroit, MI 48226

David Hempstead

Detroit estate planning attorney at Bodman with 43 years experience

(313) 259-7777

100 Renaissance Center, 34th Floor, Detroit, MI 48243

Need help planning your estate?

An estate planning attorney will work with you to prepare the wills and trusts to control and protect your assets during your lifetime and insure they are transferred properly after you die while minimizing taxes and delays. "Estate" is a legal term that means all your assets, property and anything of value that belongs to you. An estate planning attorney is an important advisor. There are many experienced estate planning lawyers listed in our directory.

Need an attorney in Detroit, MI?

Find the right attorney by reviewing and comparing our profiles of lawyers and their law firms, with details on each attorney and their colleague’s practice, experience, education, training, honors and fee structure. Carefully consider client reviews and recommendations from people just like you. If you have complex legal needs, a larger firm with multiple attorneys who can advise you in different areas may be the best fit. If your needs are more limited and very specific, consider a smaller firm. Speak with several Detroit estate planning attorneys to find the one that is best for you.

Ask yourself the 3 C’s:

  • Credentials ‐ How many cases has this attorney worked on similar to yours?
  • Comfort ‐ Who are you most comfortable working with? Is the lawyer’s office nearby? How and how often will they get in touch with you?
  • Cost ‐ Have expected costs and fees been clearly explained to you? It’s OK to ask for an estimate.