Estate Planning Practice

Our law firm has many years of experience in estate planning and nursing home planning.

Our four offices (St. Clair Shores, Washington Township, Lapeer and Imlay City) are conveniently located for easy access by our clients.

You may select any of our attorneys and may meet with them in any of our offices. We also offer flexible hours for our clients who are unable to meet during regular business hours. We will also come to your home if you are physically unable to meet with us at one of our offices.

Ronald Rickard of our Imlay City office has drafted wills and trusts, general durable powers of attorney, medical durable powers of attorney and/or HIPAA releases in this area for more than thirty-five years. Mr. Rickard has also done considerable probate and trust administration in various Probate Courts in the southeastern Michigan area.

Gerard Garno of our Washington Township office has considerable experience in nursing home planning, also referred to as Medicaid Planning or Asset Protection. Mr. Garno assists families in long term and crisis planning for our clients that face the significant cost of nursing home care (which can cost between $1,500 and $20,000 per month).

Timothy Denney of our Lapeer office provide a broad range of estate planning and trust and probate administration. Attorney Denney has over twenty (20) years of experience in this area of the law.

Lori-Ann Rickard of our St. Clair Shores office has a particular specialty in the area of the legal aspects of nursing homes and medical care.

The combination of knowledge, experience, expertise and the easy access of our attorneys in the Wayne, Macomb, Oakland, Genesee, St. Clair, Lapeer, Sanilac, Tuscola and Huron counties is unmatched in the southeastern Michigan area.