Michael is a widely recognized attorney and CPA who has been a trusted advisor to his clients in the areas of business law, asset protection, and trust & estate planning. Among financial advisors and clients, he has earned the reputation as a responsible, reliable, and thoughtful advocate. His practice has enjoyed significant growth by maintaining his philosophy of continually educating clients about their options while building strong relationships.
Michael has been practicing law since 1981 and has served on the estate planning and probate sections of several bar associations, has spoken on estate planning issues to various public groups, and has appeared on Channel 23’s Accountability financial forum. He has written and published articles on corporate, individual, and estate tax planning.
As the founder and visionary of a thriving law firm, The Stuart Legacy Alliance, LLC (SLA), he has developed a process that professionals and business owners can use to guide them through the complex issues they face during transition. It is SLA’s goal to help them achieve their personal and financial goals and attain peace of mind.
As a holistic estate planner, Michael works in concert with his clients’ financial advisors, CPAs, insurance advisors, and other financial and legal professionals to ensure that all plans developed truly have the clients’ goals and objectives in mind.
1834 Walden Office Square, Suite 500
Schaumburg, IL 60173