For more than fourteen years, Michael Ray Smith was in-house counsel for Eli Lilly... more
For more than fourteen years, Michael Ray Smith was in-house counsel for Eli Lilly and Company. While in Lillys law division, Mike worked in the environmental legal department, in the office of the corporate secretary, and, for the last ten years, in the commercial transactions group. While in commercial transactions, Mike supported the Companys global sourcing operations, writing and negotiati... view profile
Jonathan is passionate about providing quality legal representation to all of his... more
Jonathan is passionate about providing quality legal representation to all of his clients. He is always seeking to be on the cutting edge of new developments in the law and looking for ways that those changes may help his clients. He is a Father, Husband, and a sports fan, with a wide variety of other interests.
Practical. Professional. Personal Service. If you ask my clients and colleagues,... more
Practical. Professional. Personal Service. If you ask my clients and colleagues, these are my hallmarks. I have always believed that many times the client is best served by practicality at least as much as technical legal issues and their consequences. Yes, you can sue for this or that, yes you can try to include and fortify against every possible issue, claim or contingency in a contrac... view profile
"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.