Daniel R. Shirey

Daniel R. Shirey: Attorney with Kitch Drutchas Wagner Valitutti & Sherbrook
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Daniel Shirey is a principal of the firm, who has been with the firm for more than 25 years. He has extensive litigation experience in the areas of medical and dental malpractice, estate litigation and probate, and also specializes in the areas of healthcare professional licensing defense and tax issues. Mr. Shirey also heads the firm’s Estate Planning, Trust and Estate Administration practice.

Mr. Shirey received his J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law, a B.A. with Honors from Michigan State University and holds a Tax LL.M. from Wayne State University Law School. He has received a certificate of completion in Estate Planning and Probate from the Michigan Institute for Continuing Legal Education. Also, Mr. Shirey was selected by DBusiness Magazine as a Top Lawyer in Michigan in the field of trusts and estates law. He is also a member of the Board of Directors for the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association.

Mr. Shirey is licensed to practice law in Michigan, Florida, U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, and the U.S. Tax Court.

Insights & News

June, 2018 - Recent Highlights
Daniel Shirey Appointed Secretary/Treasurer of Detroit Bar Association
November, 2017 - Recent Highlights
12 Kitch Attorneys Honored as Business Top Lawyers
November, 2016 - News Releases, Recent Highlights
Attorneys Daniel Shirey and David Wiegel Speak at NADONA/LTC Nursing Conference, November 2016

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Estate Planning & Probate
  • Tax Business/Personal
  • Tax Litigation
  • Healthcare Regulation
  • Medical Staff
  • Licensing

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(313) 965-7585  Phone
(313) 965-7403  Fax
University Attended:
Michigan State University, B.A., with honors, 1982
Law School Attended:
University of Illinois, J.D., 1986; Wayne State University, LL.M., Tax, 2009
Year of First Admission:
2008, U.S. Tax Court; 1986, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan; 1986, Michigan; 1988, Florida
State Bar of Michigan; The Florida Bar.
Birth Information:
Detroit, Michigan, April 6, 1960

Peer Reviews

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