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Michael Louis Cahill

About me

At Cahill Law Firm, P.A., we focus on estate planning (Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Designations of Healthcare Surrogate, Living Wills, Deeds of Transfer, etc.), Probate and Trust Administrations, and related tax (Income, Estate and Gift) issues (as a Florida Certified Public Accountant).  We believe in personal service and maintaining personal relationships with our clients.  Please visit our website, www.cahillpa.com or call 727-398-4100 for additional information.  We look forward to meeting with you!

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Tax: 20%
    20 years
  2. Trusts: 20%
    16 years
  3. Probate: 20%
    16 years
  4. Wills: 20%
    16 years
  5. Estate Planning: 20%
    16 years

Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Stephan John Freeman

    I have known Michael for many years. I knew him when he was a CPA and before he was an attorney. I find him a man of integrity. I also find him to be extremely knowledgeable in his area of practice. I would highly recommend him for estate planning and probate.

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    Stephan Freeman Social Security Attorney
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  • Michael William Porter

    I have known and worked with attorney Michael Cahill for over fifteen years. He is well respected by the general public and by members of the legal community. I endorse Michael Cahill.

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    Michael Porter Wills & Living Wills Attorney
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Contact info

5290 Seminole Boulevard
Suite D
St Petersburg, FL, 33708

Cahill Law Firm, P.A.

5290 Seminole Blvd Ste D
Saint Petersburg, FL, 33708-3369

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 200211/29/2015
FLMember in Good Standing200001/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Client RatingMartindale-Hubbell2016
Adjunct Professor of Law - 10 YearsStetson University College of Law2011
National Tax Moot Court - Team WinnerThe Florida Bar2000
National Tax Moot Court - Best OralistThe Florida Bar2000
Cardozo Inn - MemberPhi Delta Phi Legal Honor Fraternity1999
Moot Court - Best OralistStetson University College of LAw1998
Certified Faculty InstructorRaymond James & Associates1996
Certified Public AccountantFlorida Board of Accountancy1996
Field Training OfficerCity of Tampa1991
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorStetson University College of Law2001 - Present
AttorneyCahill Law Firm, P.A.2000 - Present
Certified Public Accountant - Sole ProprietorMichael L. Cahill, CPA1997 - Present
Assistant Vice President & Asst. ControllerRaymond James & Associates, Inc.1994 - 1997
Staff AccountantMoney Plan International1993 - 1994
Law Enforcement OfficerCity Of Tampa, Florida1990 - 1993
Agent and Registered RepresentativePrudential Insurance Company Of America1986 - 1990
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida Bar, Tax Section - National Tax Moot Court Comp.Chair2003 - 2004
Florida Bar, Tax Section - National Tax Moot Court Comp.Vice Chair2001 - 2002
Florida BarMember2000 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
St. Petersburg Bar Association, Real Property SectionMember2000 - Present
Clearwater Bar Association, Probate and Real Property SectionMember2000 - Present
Florida Institute of Certified Public AccountantsMember1996 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In Re: Estate of Melvin C. KochSettled
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Elder Law AdvocateDissolution of Marriage: The Rights of the Incapacitated Party2000
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Alabama School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws2010
Stetson University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Florida Metropolitan UniversityProfessional AccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1995
University of South FloridaEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Estate Planning Tools SeminarEstate Planning2016
Financial Planning SeminarEstate Planning2015
Final Wishes SeminarEstate Planning2014
Monthly MeetingEstate Planning2010
Planned GivingEstate Planning1999