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Michael T Sawyier

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Commercial, Trusts, Business

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1972

  1. Estate Planning: 40%
  2. Business: 20%
  3. Trusts: 20%
  4. Commercial: 20%



Hourly ($200-300/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

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Contact Info

Sawyier & Williams, LLP

205 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 2600
Chicago, IL, 60601

830 East Sidewalk Road
Chesterton, IN, 46304

1740 Ridge Avenue
Suite LL 15 B
Evanston, IL, 60201

150 N Michigan Ave #2700
Chicago, IL, 60601-7553

150 N Michigan Ave #2700
Chicago, IL, 60601

205 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 2600
Chicago, IL, 60601-5943



MIActive And In Good Standing201006/27/2015
INActive In Good Standing198307/04/2015
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law197205/14/2015
TXNot Eligible to Practice - Administrative198905/24/2015
DCInactive 197412/27/2011
NYResigned 197403/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Chicago Bar Association, Asset Protection CommitteeMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar Association, Trusts and Estates SectionMemberN/A
Indiana State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Porter County Bar Association, Trusts, Wills, and Estates SectionChairmenN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws2000
Yale Law SchoolN/ALL.M - Master of Laws1973
University of Chicago Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1972
Harvard UniversityN/AA.B.1969

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Top Ten Estate Planning techniquesBusiness Entities, Supplemental Needs Trusts, GRATs2009