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Patrick D. Cole

Patrick D. Cole

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Business, Probate

About Me

It is my responsibility to protect my client's rights and assets in their estates and businesses as their Estate Planning and Business Planning Attorney. My client's have worked too hard for their families and themselves to lose everything to poor planning and execution of business and estate plans. I cultivate on going relationships with my clients to make sure their assets are protected the way they want them to be.

Our firm also represents clients in need of a family law attorney. Denise Cole represents clients in divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, adoption and other family law matters.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Estate Planning: 70%
    15 years
  2. Business: 20%
    15 years
  3. Probate: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • J. Nicholas Bostic

    I have relied on Mr. Cole's experience and knowledge of estate planning to resolve many questions that arise in my litigation practice. His depth of knowledge in this area is unparalleled. His approach is practical and designed to prevent problems for his clients and their families as significant changes occur to family relationships. I highly recommend his services in this area.

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    J. Bostic Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.

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    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Grace Legal Services, PLC

909 N. Washington St.
P.O. Box 81013
Lansing, MI, 48908

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MIActive And In Good Standing200006/27/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Sponsor AwardAngel House2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Research AttorneyIngham County Circuit Court1999 - 2004

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember2013 - 2014
Central Free Methodist Food BankMember2010 - Present
Michigan Bar AssociationN/A1999 - Present
Central Free Methodist ChurchMember1998 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
The Estate of William FogleI was able to stop the child's attempt and convinced the court to uphold the father's wishes in his Will.
Estate of D.H,Client very happy and was paid in full
Estate Plan of R.C.Estate Plan was completed that protected client's assets.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
MidMichiganEstatePlan.com blogManaging Finances For Your Parents2013
MidMichiganEstatePlan.com blogPlanning For Your Digital Assets2013
MidMichiganEstatePlan.com BlogJoint Ownership Risks2013

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLitigation and General PracticeJuris Doctor1999

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
NALS of Michigan Fall Board of Directors MeetingLife Planning - Protecting Retirement Assets2013