David L. Carrier

David L. Carrier

Elder Law Attorney

Grand Rapids, MI





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About Me

Since Grand Rapids Business Journal first began to keep records, I have helped more West Michigan families avoid nursing home poverty and face the future with confidence, than any Big Time Law Firm lawyer. How is that possible? Big Time Law Firms have big downtown buildings with their names on them, dozens of high-powered lawyers in power suits, and they bill gazillions of hours every year. I'm...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Pro Bono (5%), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Very knowledgable and trustworthy

Posted by: Mary about 3 years ago.

Mr. Carrier did an excellent job in resolving some tough issues to help my parents and my family. We are very grateful for his outstanding services.

My father picked David for a reason.

Posted by: a Estate Planning client almost 5 years ago.

Very professional and understanding when dealing with tough issues regarding elder care and estate issues.
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Hovanes Margarian
Hovanes Margarian

Glendale, CA

14 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Gina Marie Famularo
Gina Famularo

Temecula, CA

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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1982 License Status: Active for the state of Massachusetts.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/30/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1983 – 1988

U.S. Army Judge Advocate General (Jag) Corps


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1989 Master of Laws, Taxation in Tax Law

Georgetown University Law Center


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2010 Top Area Estate Planners - #2

Grand Rapids Business Journal


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1988- present Member

Grand Rapids Bar Association

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2011 Free Report - Estate Recovery In Michigan


Speaking Engagements

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2011 Estate Planning

at Estate Planning Essentials Workshop