I have been with Steffel Steffel, a small AV-rated law firm in Battle Creek,... more
I have been with Steffel Steffel, a small AV-rated law firm in Battle Creek, Michigan since 1995. Prior to returning to Michigan, I worked at two law firms in the Northern Virginia area. My "marketing plan" always has been to provide the best possible legal representation for clients by doing what it takes to get the job done, charging clients for productive time at a reasonable rate, and keep... view profile
Geoffrey has been practicing law in western Michigan now -- and previously in the... more
Geoffrey has been practicing law in western Michigan now -- and previously in the Detroit metro area (and beyond) -- since 2005. In that time, he has consulted thousands of clients, and took part in many bankruptcy cases (both Chapter 7 and 13) for individuals and small businesses and helped numerous individuals and small businesses with all their legal needs. In addition, Geoff has volunteered... 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.