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Andrew W. Mayoras

About me

I am co-author of Trial & Heirs:  Famous Fortune Fights!, a contributor to Forbes, and frequent media commentator on celebrity and other trust and estate matters, including serving as a recurring expert on the Celebrity Legacies television show on the Reelz Channel. 


I concentrate my legal practice in probate litigation, which includes any disputed matter affecting seniors, their family members, and related individuals and companies, such as will and trust contests, guardianship and conservatorship disputes, asset challenges, beneficiary rights and trustee/executor duties.


You can learn more about me, my practice, and celebrity estate commentary and speaking, at and


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Practice areas


  1. Probate: 50%
    19 years, 250 cases
  2. Trusts: 35%
    19 years, 150 cases
  3. Commercial Real Estate: 7%
    21 years, 150 cases
  4. Real Estate: 5%
    21 years, 100 cases
  5. Business: 3%
    19 years, 100 cases



Free consultation (30 minutes)

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Attorney endorsements

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    I have known Andy for many years and have referred several cases to him. He is a top caliber attorney whose diligence and legal skills sets him apart from others in the area of Probate litigation.


    Bryan Marcus
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Stephen M. Worrall

    Andrew is a fantastic wills, trusts and estate planning lawyer and a prolific writer. His Trial and Heirs website and book and media appearances are fantastic resources fr the consumer pubic and for fellow estate planning attorneys.


    Stephen Worrall Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Barron, Rosenberg, Mayoras & Mayoras, P.C.

1301 West Long Lake Road
Suite 340
Troy, MI, 48098


MIActive And In Good Standing199608/04/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Michigan Super LawyersSuperLawyers2015
Michigan Super LaywersSuperLawyers2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerBarron, Rosenberg, Mayoras & Mayoras, P.C.1998 - Present
Associate AttorneyDykema Gossett1996 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
American MENSAMember2009 - Present
Michigan Association for JusticeMember1999 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember1996 - Present
Oakland County Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Burkacki v. Barrsummary disposition for plaintiff upheld on appeal
In re Gerald L. Pollack TrustUpheld on appeal
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Publication nameTitleDate
Trial & Heirs: Famous Fortune Fights!Learn from Celebrity "Errors" How to Protect Your "Heirs"2009
Trial & HeirsTrial & Heirs Famous Fortune FIghts2009
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias: A Guidebook for Care, Comfort, Legal and Financial SecurityWhat Happens When the Family Can't Get Along2008
The Center for Probate LitigationChallenging a Power of Attorney2008
The Center for Probate LitigationGuardianship and Conservatorship2008
The Center for Probate LitigationTheft and Exploitation of Assets2008
The Center for Probate LitigationLegal Challenges Involving Joint Assets, Wills and Trusts2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Michigan Law SchoolLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of MichiganEnglishBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
University of MichiganPsychologyBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
ICLE Probate InstituteWhat You Can Learn From Celebrity Estate Battles2013