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Michael Edward Lehr

also known as Michael E. Lehr, Mike Lehr

About Me

Michael earned his B.A. degree in Economics from University of Maryland in 2005 and was awarded his J.D. degree from University of Baltimore School of Law in 2009.  He is admitted to practice law in the State of Maryland.


Michael is the founder of the Maryland Advanced Planning Study Group, a group of attorneys that meets regularly to study advanced estate planning strategies and discuss recent changes in the law.  Additionally, he organized the Annapolis Wealth Planning Council, a group composed of attorneys, financial advisors, CPAs, insurance agents, employee benefits consultants, and trust officers.  The AWPC’s goal is to educate ourselves and others about the benefits we bring to one another’s clients.  By working together and studying with experts from various disciplines of the financial services industry members of the AWPC are able to better serve their clients.


Michael is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association Section for Estate and Trust Law and the Anne Arundel County Bar Association Section for Estate and Trust Law.  He is also an active participant and member of WealthCounsel LLC, a collaborative network of more than 3,000 estate planning attorneys nationwide. 

Michael was selected as a “Rising Star” in 2012 edition of Maryland Super Lawyers. 




Locally, He serves on the Community Advisory Board for the Anne Arundel County chapter of the YMCA of Central Maryland (“Y of Central Maryland”) and is a member of the Annapolis Rotaract.  


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Practice Areas


  1. Estate Planning: 40%
    6 years, 500 cases
  2. Probate: 30%
    6 years, 500 cases
  3. Trusts: 15%
    6 years, 450 cases
  4. Wills & Living Wills: 15%
    6 years, 500 cases



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Mary Clare Cooch Schuller

    Michael is extremely knowledgeable in advanced estate planning. I was fortunate to observe an estate planning consultation with Michael and a client in need of advice. His was able to explain extremely complex tax topics in a succinct way and had many ideas for protecting the client's wealth.


    Mary Schuller Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Scott Warner MacMullan

    I wholeheartedly endorse Michael Lehr. He is a highly-qualified estate planning professional. I would recommend him for anyone who is in need of estate planning.


    Scott MacMullan Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Holden & Campbell

716 Melvin Avenue
Annapolis, MD, 21401



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyHolden & Campbell2013 - Present
AttorneyThe Wright Firm2009 - 2013
Association NamePosition NameDuration
St. Andrew by the Bay Pastoral CouncilCouncil Member2015 - Present
Catholic Mens Fellowship for MarylandBoard Member2015 - Present
Maryland State Bar Association, Estate and Trust Law SectionAttorney Member2009 - Present
WealthCounselMember2009 - Present
Anne Arundel County Bar Association, Estate Planning CommitteeMember2008 - Present
Y of Central MarylandAdvisory Board2007 - 2014
Anne Arundel County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
BlogEstate Planning2015
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Baltimore School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
University of MarylandEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts2005
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
FB Gwynn Educational CenterSpecial Needs Planning for Young Adult Children2015
BayWoods of AnnapolisEstate Planning Common Mistakes2015
Severn FinancialEstate Planning Fundamentals2014
Anne Arundel County Bar Association, Estate Planning CommitteePortability2013