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Donald G. Messinger
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Donald G. Messinger

also known as Don Messinger

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Business, Probate, Real Estate, General Practice

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1973

  1. Estate Planning: 35%
  2. Business: 30%
  3. Real Estate: 15%
  4. Probate: 15%
  5. General Practice: 5%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • David S. Soble

    Don is a very capable and knowledgeable professional who is dedicated to his clients' success.

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    David Soble Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Martin M. Holmes

    I endorse this lawyer. My experience with Mr. Messinger began as his adversary. I represented one of the defendants in a complicated lawsuit he brought against several defendants. Including some large banks. I was greatly impressed with his knowledge of the law, and the skill and tenacity with which he advanced his clients cause. It was clear that he cared about his client. He earned my respect and admiration and I recommend him most highly.

    More 

    Martin Holmes Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Messinger Law PC

17190 Van Wagoner Rd
Spring Lake, MI, 49456-9793

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MIActive And In Good Standing197308/06/2015
ILVoluntarily Inactive197308/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorWestern Michigan University Cooley School of Law2012 - Present
Managing PartnerMessinger Law PC1977 - Present
AssociateLaw Offices of C.Jackson Darnall1975 - 1977
AssociateLaw Offices of John Purney1970 - 1975

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Lake Michigan Estate Planning CouncilPast President1996 - 1996
Lake Michigan Estate Planning CouncilBoard Member1994 - 1998
Lake Michigan Estate Planning CouncilMember1994 - Present
Ottawa County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors1990 - 1995
DuPage County Bar AssociationMember1974 - 1990
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1974 - 1990
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Michigan Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
DePaul University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
Michigan State UniversityMulti-disciplineBS1968

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
SeminarEstate Planning2014
Charity SeminarEstate Planning, Planned Giving2014