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Michael W. Cooper

Michael W. Cooper

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Probate, Elder Law, Family

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About Me

Mr. Cooper is an Attorney and Counselor at Law, expert level, with a record of successful private and public agency practice, with extensive experience in many practice areas. He is a creative problem solver and team player with the ability to work productively with others in a high-volume, fast paced environment. He knows and practices the fundamentals of multi-disciplinary anlysis and holistic methdology in addressing legal problems and opportunities.


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Mr. Cooper has many years of experience in all aspects of estate planning, wills, trusts and probate. He represents individuals, families, and small business owners in all aspects of estate planning, business planning, tax planning, wealth preservation and asset protection. He helps clients plan their estates, their family and business transitions, and their elder years with revocable and irrevocable trusts, business and property agreements, powers of attorney, beneficiary designations, insurance trusts, charitable trusts and other planning strategies. He represents clients in probate estates and trust administration, and works together with clients and tax professionals on preparation of gift and estate tax returns. He is sensitive to the needs and concerns of persons and families who must deal with the incapacity of a loved one, and helps them steer the best course for asset preservation and personal dignity in the face of managed care or catastrophic illness expenses.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Family: 25%
  2. Elder Law: 25%
  3. Probate: 25%
  4. Estate Planning: 25%
    27 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-350/hour), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

9001 Skyway
Paradise, CA, 95969

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197905/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Butte County Bar AssociationMember2008 - 2008
Paradise Ridge Chamber of CommerceMember2008 - 2008
Paradise Rotary ClubMember2008 - 2008
State Bar of CaliforniaMember, Trusts and Estates Section1990 - 2008
State Bar of CaliforniaMember, Family Law Section1985 - 2008

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California - DavisLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Stanford UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1972