David L. Carrier

David L. Carrier

Elder Law Attorney

Grand Rapids, MI

AVVO

RATING

8.4

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

2053 questions answered.

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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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

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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Endorsements

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Gina Marie Famularo
Gina Famularo

Temecula, CA

19 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Kent M Brown
Kent Brown

Salt Lake City, UT

3 months ago

Relationship: Other

David is a practical, no nonsense lawyer who obtains results. He has been a pleasure to work with and to know. He always delivers more value than...
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Résumé

License

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

Education

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1989 Master of Laws, Taxation in Tax Law

Georgetown University Law Center

Awards

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2010 Top Area Estate Planners - #2

Grand Rapids Business Journal

Associations

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1988- present Member

Grand Rapids Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2011 Free Report - Estate Recovery In Michigan

Report

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Estate Planning

at Estate Planning Essentials Workshop