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Glenn Matecun is a Michigan attorney and counselor, helping families with their estate planning, wealth preservation, Veteran's benefits and elder law issues. His plans are comprehensive and highly personalized, focusing on his clients' peace of mind. Hundreds of families have engaged Glenn to ensure that their loved ones have the information, guidance, and resources they need in the event of a death or disability.


Glenn has been practicing law in Michigan since 1989 and is a member of the Probate and Estate Planning Section of the State Bar of Michigan. He is also a member of Wealth Counsel (a nationwide network of trust and estate attorneys and other legal, tax and business professionals), the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and the AARP Legal Services Network. Glenn is a frequent speaker on Estate Planning issues and is the founder and a board member of the Michigan Education Foundation, a non-profit organization of experienced professionals who donate their time to educate government agencies, businesses, professional groups and trade organizations.


You can learn more about Glenn and the legal services he provides at his website:



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Practice areas


  1. Elder Law: 25%
    14 years, 750 cases
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
    27 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  3. Medicaid & Medicare: 20%
    14 years, 450 cases
  4. Trusts: 15%
    27 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  5. Probate: 15%
    22 years, 600 cases



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  • Stuart S. Johnson

    Glenn is the expert in estate planning. He loves what he does and it shows. It also helps that he cares about people, and that is extremely important in his line of work.


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Contact info

Matecun, Thomas & Olson, PLC

915 N. Michigan Ave.
Suite 6
Howell, MI, 48843

Matecun, Thomas & Olson, PLC

43570 Garfield
Suite 101
Clinton Township, MI, 48038



MIActive And In Good Standing198905/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Elected Officer (Treasurer)Michigan Forum of Estate Planners2016
Elected Officer (Treasurer)Michigan Forum of Estate Planners2015
Elected Officer (Treasurer)Michigan Forum of Estate Planners2014
Elected Officer (Treasurer)Michigan Forum of Estate Planners2013
Elected Officer (Treasurer)Michigan Forum of Estate Planners2012
Elected Officer (Treasurer)Michigan Forum of Estate Planners2011
Elected Board MemberFinancial Planning Association of Michigan2011
VA Accredited AttorneyU.S. Department of Veterans Affairs2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner/Managing PartnerMatecun, Thomas & Olson, PLC2011 - Present
Managing PartnerMatecun Law Firm1999 - 2011
General CounselMt. Rose Capital, Inc.1994 - 1999
AttorneyUfer, Spaniola, Fallucca & Cheli, PC1990 - 1994
AttorneySimpson & Moran, PC1989 - 1990
Association namePosition nameDuration
Michigan Forum of Estate PlannersTreasurer2011 - Present
Michigan Forum of Estate PlannersMember2010 - Present
Elder Law & Disability Section, State Bar of MichiganMember2010 - Present
ElderCounselMember2010 - Present
ElderLawAnswers.comCharter Member2010 - Present
WealthCounselMember2008 - Present
Howell Education FoundationBoard Member2008 - Present
Department of Veterans AffairsAccredited Attorney2007 - Present
AARP Legal Services NetworkMember Attorney2005 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember2004 - Present
Probate and Estate Section, Michigan Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember1989 - Present
American Academy of Estate Planning AttorneysMember2013 - 2015
Medicaid Practice SystemsMember2010 - 2012
Financial Planning Association (FPA)Board Member and Member2008 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
MSHDA Section 8 BenefitsMSHDA Revocation Hearing
Medicaid/Nursing Home - Asset Protection PlanningProtected 100% of the family's assets, qualified Husband for Medicaid benefits and made sure he was receiving quality care. Met Wife's objectives of providing for herself during her lifetime and ensuring that her children received an inheritance
Foreclosure Defense - Name withheld for privacyTwo days prior to the homeowners' eviction, we filed an emergency motion with the Court and stopped the eviction. The homeowners are still in their home, and Bank of America must "start all over" with the foreclosure.
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Publication nameTitleDate
YouTubeElder Care Whiteboard(tm) Video Series2016
Elder Law NewsletterElder Law Update2015
Elder Law NewsletterElder Law Update2014
Elder Law NewsletterElder Law Update2013
Elder Law NewsletterElder Law Update2012
Law Firm NewsElder Law e-Newsletter2011
Online Estate Planning Learning CenterEstate Planning Learning Center2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Michigan State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
Wayne State UniversityBusiness AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
MediLodge Corporate EventElder Law in Plain English2016
Village Manor Retirement of HartlandVeterans Law Update2015
Village Manor Hartland Assisted Living CommunityEstate Planning, Elder Law & Veterans Benefits2015
Veterans Benefits WorkshopAid & Attendance Veterans Benefit for Home Care and Assisted Living`2012
Basic Estate Planning & Elder LawAsset Protection, Elder Law & Estate Planning2012
Veterans' Benefits Workshop (American Spirit Center, Brighton, MI)Veterans' Benefits including Aid & Attendance2011
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Lunch & Learn WorkshopsEstate Planning & Asset Protection2011
Local Business GroupVA Planning and Asset Protection For Nursing Homes2011
Estate Planning, Asset Protection & VA BenefitsEstate Planning, Asset Protection & VA Benefits2011
Estate Planning and Asset Protection WorkshopDon't Lose Your Life Savings to the Nursing Home2011
Workshop: Asset Protection, Medicaid Planning & Estate PlanningElder Law and Estate Planning in Michigan2010
Financial Planning Association RoundtableProfessional Roundtable Discussion of Case Study2010
Estate Planning WorkshopCommon Mistakes In Estate Planning And How To Avoid Them2010
Estate Planning and Asset Protection - What you need to know to plan.Estate Planning and Asset Protection2010
American Red Cross WorkshopEstate Planning & Asset Protection Basics2010
13th Annual Consumer Conference (Mental Health)Legal Issues relating to mental health, estate planning and incapacity planning2010
Insights Group: Ladies' Night OutEstate Planning Workshop2009
Financial Planning Association RoundtableFinancial, Insurance and Estate Planning Professional Roundtable2009
12th Annual Michigan Consumer Conference (Mental Health)Legal Issues relating to mental health, estate planning and incapacity planning2009
WealthCounsel Advisor's Forum2008 Year In Review: The Calm Before The Storm (CPA continuing education)2008
WealthCounsel Advisor's ForumAsset Protection Planning2008
Ten Common Estate Planning MistakesTen Common Estate Planning Mistakes2008
Lunchbag Workshop: Estate Planning BasicsLunchbag Workshop: Estate Planning Basics2008
Estate Planning and Living TrustsEstate Planning and Living Trusts2008
YMCA Senior DayAvoiding Probate With Living Trusts2002
YMCA Senior DayHot Issues In Estate Planning2000
Metro Credit Union: Common Mistakes In Estate PlanningCommon Mistakes In Estate Planning and How to Avoid Them2000
Metro Credit Union - Estate Planning BasicsLunchbag Workshop: Estate Planning Basics1999
Metro Credit Union SeminarProbate and Estate Planning Basics1998