The Statutes and Case Law Behind the Appointment of a Conservator in Michigan

Conservator Appointment in Michigan Unfortunately, there are times when a person is not able to manage their own financial affairs.  If the person has failed to adequately plan with a Power of Attorney, a person, called a “conservator” can be appointed by the probate court in which the individual resides. Upon the filing of a [...]

The Probate Pro Named “Cool Place to Work” by Crain’s Detroit Business

ROYAL OAK – August 20, 2018 – The Probate Pro, a division of The Darren Findling Law Firm, PLC, announced today that they are being recognized by Crain’s Detroit Business as a Cool Place to Work in Michigan. The Crain’s Cool Places to Work award is given to companies that go above and beyond to [...]

Full Speed Ahead for The Probate Pro

Entering the Ohio Market with Nick Laudato Nick Laudato, an experienced probate attorney from Northeast Ohio, has joined The Probate Pro team. As a lifelong resident of Ohio and an attorney with a passion for helping others, he recognized the growing need for elder law attorneys in Ohio. Nick is now operating the Cleveland, Ohio [...]

Choosing a Trustee – Why is this important again?

Choosing a Trustee – Why is this important again? I’ve admittedly put more thought into what kind of toothpaste I should buy than who I would appoint as my Trustee. While I am young, I know that one day, hopefully a long time from now, who I pick will become very important. Your family could [...]

Andrew Lorelli: A New Addition to The Probate Pro Team

We are bringing in new talent all the time! Andrew Lorelli, who started at The Probate Pro in November, comes to us as an experienced attorney. He has put in time working in criminal defense, no-fault insurance defense, family law, general civil litigation and unclaimed asset recovery, but he says that probate is his true [...]

The Darren Findling Law Firm Named a 2017 Law Firm 500 Honoree

For Fastest Growing Law Firms in the United States Over the past three years, our team at The Darren Findling Law Firm has been dedicated to providing excellence in customer service resulting in trusting relationships with our clients. In doing so, our commitment and focus has taken us on an exciting journey of growth – [...]

WILLS AND TRUSTS: A CASE STUDY APPLED TO DEBBIE REYNOLDS AND CARRIE FISHER

The nation recently mourned the tragic loss of both Carrie Fisher and her mother, Debbie Reynolds, within just a day of one another. While neither of them passed away in Michigan and we have no idea whether they had a will or trust, or what those documents might have said, their story serves as a [...]

TOP LAWYER IN MICHIGAN

The Probate Pro is proud to announce that its founding and managing partner Darren Findling, has received recognition from the 2013 edition of The Legal Network as a Top Lawyer in Michigan.   Darren Findling was recognized for having the "highest in ethical standards & professional excellence." Being recognized as a Top Lawyer in Michigan [...]

PROBATE LAWYER

What Is a Probate Lawyer? Unfortunately, probate can be a complicated area of law. Over the years, our courts have become very complex.  The probate court can be a confusing, difficult place for people without a competent probate lawyer.  Although there is no requirement to do so, in most cases, the best way to protect your [...]

KEYBOARD

I have something on my chest that I must write about. I am fed up... The standard QWERTY keyboard on a computer is an absolute mess. There are so many oddities that need fixing.  The keyboard has a bizarre key called Prnt Scrn (Print Screen). This key is used so seldom and most users have [...]