I have been an Elder Law and Family Law Attorney for over 19 years. I was admitted... more
I have been an Elder Law and Family Law Attorney for over 19 years. I was admitted to the State Bar of Michigan in 1994, and the State Bar of Florida in 1995. I received my Bachelor’s Degree from Michigan State University in 1989 and my law degree from Michigan State University College of Law in 1994. I specialize in asset protection and estate planning. I also enjoy advocating for my Fami... view profile
Joseph W. Vander Horst is an experienced attorney serving Southwest Michigan in the... more
Joseph W. Vander Horst is an experienced attorney serving Southwest Michigan in the areas of family law, business law, estate planning and probate. He was admitted to the bar in 1993 in all Michigan courts and federal court. Mr. Vander Horst is a member of the Kalamazoo County Bar Association. Mr. Vander Horst was born on September 28, 1956 in Kalamazoo Michigan. He graduated from Kalama... 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.
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