Bloomfield Hills Estate Planning Attorney

Offering You Over 20 Years of Experience

Bloomfield Hills is an affluent community in southeastern Michigan and it is the second largest city in Oakland County. Bloomfield Hills is known for being one of the upscale northwestern suburbs of Metropolitan Detroit. Over the years Bloomfield Hills has consistently ranked as one of the safest cities in Michigan and in the U.S.; for example, in 2010, it ranked as the 30th safest city in America.

Within the borders of Bloomfield Hills are quiet neighborhoods, excellent schools, over 600 acres of sprawling parks, a cultural concert series, festivals, summer concerts, and the Historic District Commission which safeguards the heritage of Bloomfield Hills by promoting historic and cultural preservation and beautification. Bloomfield Hills serves as a major business center for the Greater Detroit area, making it an excellent place to live and raise a family.

Whether you're a newcomer to Bloomfield Hills or have lived here for generations, it's important to seriously think about estate planning whether or not you're wealthy and regardless of your age. The Law Offices of Stuart Lee Sherman, PC is here to offer you the guidance, insight and support necessary to take your goals and turn them into a reality.

Why Stuart Lee Sherman?

Stuart Lee Sherman, our founding Bloomfield Hills estate planning attorney earned his bachelor's degree in accounting and his LL.M. in taxation from New York University School of Law, thereby making him thoroughly prepared to serve you. Whether you live in a comfortable two bedroom or a mansion, everyone can benefit from putting an estate plan into effect and this is especially the case if you own real estate or have children. With a well-rounded knowledge of both estate law and tax law, attorney Sherman is in a unique position to make sure that your estate plan is structured to reduce taxes, maximize asset protection and allow you to pass down a legacy to the ones you love. You cannot put a price tag on the peace of mind you gain knowing that you and your family are well-taken care of in the event of your incapacity or death.

With over 20 years of experience successfully handling estate planning and taxation matters, attorney Sherman is admitted to practice law by the State Bar of Michigan, the State Bar of Illinois, the United States Tax Court, and the United States District Court – Eastern District of Michigan. Attorney Sherman has received numerous recognitions over the years including being included in the selection of Michigan Super Lawyers®, which not more than 5% of attorneys in the state are included in this prestigious selection. He also served as the mayor and is currently serving as the commissioner for the city of Birmingham.

With the level of education, training, work experience and community involvement that attorney Sherman has, you can be confident that your case will be handled by a highly competent attorney who can help you begin working towards your short-term and long-term goals.

Estate Administration, Tax & Business Planning

If you have been named a personal representative by the deceased or if you were appointed by the court, our firm can assist you with all aspects of estate administration. We can also provide clients with knowledgeable legal advice and guidance through various tax-related matters as well as business planning. With knowledge of both estate law and tax law, we are equipped to maximize your estate while reducing taxes as much as possible. Whether you are looking to establish a simple will or a family LLC, or if you're looking to create a charitable private foundation, we're here to help. Since no two situations are alike, we will carefully review your case and help you determine the best course of action to take.

Contact a Bloomfield Hills estate planning attorney from The Law Offices of Stuart Lee Sherman, PC today by calling (248) 919-8029 to schedule your free consultation!