Michael's national practice as a member of the firm's Financial Services industry team includes all phases of estate planning, trust planning, business succession planning and estate administration for high-net worth individuals and business owners. He works with clients on gift and tax planning, life insurance, the creation and maintenance of family limited partnerships, the design and preparation of buy-sell agreements, stock purchase agreements, and the overall implementation of business succession plans for closely held businesses.
Michael also provides legal advice to several charities.
Awards and Recognitions
Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, Estate Planning & Probate, Rising Star, 2008, 2010
•St. Louis Small Business Monthly, Top St. Louis Lawyer, February 2009
Focus St. Louis, Leadership St. Louis, Class 2012-2013
1.11.13 Fiscal Cliff Agreement Changes Gift and Estate Tax Law
10.14.11 Unprecedented Gift Planning Opportunities in 2011 and 2012, St. Louis Business Journal Article
In The News
10.13.10 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers 2010 Names 64 Husch Blackwell Attorneys; An Additional 20 Listed as Rising Stars