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Mike Hackard is one of those rare professionals who will do absolutely everything he can to take care of his clients needs. His vast understanding of the law allows him to provide creative solutions beyond the standard quick fixes many attorneys prescribe. Mike is never one to wing his way through a client case - he'll tell you if your issue is outside his realm of expertise and he'll make sure you get referred to a like-minded professional that meets Mike's high standard of care. Thanks to Mike's help, my family has saved 7 figures just by properly structuring my father's estate plan.
If I need a lawyer that knows how to storm the hill and win almost any battle - it is Mike Hackard.
I have witnessed this time and time again over the 32 years I have known him.
Mike made himself available and worked with me on several matters. He has a strong but calm manner is thorugh, reasonable and pragmatic you can count on him. He possesses intelligence, expertise and a commitment toward resolution.
Mr Hackard puts my interests first and foremost every time I engage his firm. Extremely competent, always honest while bringing fresh insight leading to my best outcome. Personally, I have recommended many friends and clients to him to solve their legal situation. I have known Mike Hackard and used his guidance for over 30 years. If I have another need for legal help (and I hope I don't) he is the first person I will call.
I had a commercial real estate building with a loan balance exceeding value. I worked diligently with the bank to create a solution. Unfortunately the bank would not work with me. Ultimately I was forced to make a decision to short sell or foreclosure. I had never been in this situation previously. It was filled with insecurity, questions, and apprehension. Michael Hackard was recommended to me by a friend. My first meeting, Michael’s focus was to educate me on my choices, my options, and the potential outcomes. I went into the meeting anxious and left with a feeling of confidence that I was aligned with an experienced knowledgeable expert. Michael had removed a huge since of fear. I had an advocate! He was right on with his prediction. We successfully worked through this process. I have continued my relationship with Michael with whatever legal needs I have. He is the ardent professional, offering expertise, loyalty, intelligence, and patience. He communicates confidence!
Mike Hackard and his professional team work hard to achieve results that two other firms couldn't. He never promised anything but laid out the options and we brainstormed together. In my opinion, he is a brilliant attorney who has the "Trial Lawyer threat" that you want your attorney to have if you want to prevail based on fact and the truth. He is above board, but serious. He takes no prisoners but gets results and resolution.
After nearly four arduous years of dealing with a quite difficult and contentious Trust dispute-which was at an utter stalemate-I had the good fortune to hire Mike Hackard and his team of highly skilled professional staff. From the first phone conference, I knew that Mr. Hackard was an exceptional person who listened carefully, processed details quickly and responded with professional expertise. He possesses that unique component which is often lacking in the legal world; caring and integrity. I need to add that he was able to quickly cut through to the essence of what needed to be done, thus avoiding further wasting of time. In less than two months, he was able to bring this case to a successful conclusion. I look forward to working with him in the future, should the need arise.
Mr. Hackard is one of the rare persons who exemplifies a distinct quality of professionalism, knowledge and character that assists a client in problem solving with calm demeanor. As a general rule, few people want to consult an attorney. Michael makes meeting with him a pleasure. At my first meeting with him I knew I was in the presence of someone who is informed, knowledgeable, ethical and is genuinely interested in my situation.
Michael has represented me for several years now. As a developer and builder, the past years have been challenging and Michael has always worked hard to create the best possible outcome for me. I highly reccomend him to other business owners.
Michael Hackard is by far one of the most intelligent, knowledgeable, trustworthy and dedicated attorneys I have ever met. He worked tirelessly on my behalf and I am extreme grateful for the personalized service he provided.