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Michele C. Marquardt

Michele C. Marquardt

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Business, Real Property

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1986

  1. Estate Planning: 75%
    29 years
  2. Business: 15%
  3. Real Property: 10%



Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Thomas H. Rosenhagen

    outstanding lawyer. I would highly recommend her to anyone with estate planning needs


    Thomas Rosenhagen Social Security Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Akiva E. Goldman

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Akiva Goldman Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

DeMent and Marquardt, PLC

211 East Water Street Suite 401
Kalamazoo, MI, 49007



MIActive And In Good Standing198609/01/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Superlawyer in Estate PlanningSuperlawyers2011
Superlawyer in Estate PlanningSuperlawyers2010
Superlawyers in Estate PlanningSuper Lawyers2009
Fellow DesignationAmerican College of Trust & Estate Counsel2009
Top 100 Lawyers in AmericaWorth Magazine2008
Superlawyers in Estate PlanningSuper Lawyers2008
Top 100 Lawyers in AmericaWorth Magazine2007
Superlawyers in Estate PlanningSuperLawyer2007
One of The Top 100 Attorneys in The U.SWorth Magazine2006

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Originating MemberDeMent and Marquardt, PLC1994 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American College of Trust and Estate CounselFellow2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of MichiganMemberN/A
Kalamazoo County Bar AssociationMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
BNA Tax Management PortfolioIncentive Trusts? Beware!2008
The Exempt Organization Tax ReviewGifting S Corporation Stock to a Community FoundationN/A
Michigan Real Property ReviewSite Plan Review - Limits on DiscretionN/A
Michigan Real Property ReviewShare Loan Financing for the Cooperative MemberN/A
Institute of Continuing Legal Education State of MichiganRevocable Living Trusts," Institute of Continuing Legal EducationN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wayne State University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
University of MichiganEducational PsychologyMA - Masters1977
Albion CollegeN/AA.B1972