Michael Robinson
Law Office of Michael Robinson, P.C.

1163 Pittsford-Victor Road, Suite 120 (Powder Mill Office Park)
Pittsford, NY 14534-3817
TEL: (585) 374-5210

Law Office of Michael Robinson, P.C. Website
http://www.mrobinsonlaw.com



About Law Office of Michael Robinson, P.C.

Law Office of Michael Robinson, P.C. is a firm focusing on estate planning, probate, trust administration and elder law issues. Based in Pittsford, NY, our mission is to provide residents of Pittsford and surrounding areas with quality estate planning resources, such as assistance with Living Trusts, Wills (simple & complex), Probate, Trust Administration, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, Irrevocable Trusts, Family Limited Partnerships, and Charitable Giving. When you visit or call our office, we want you to feel comfortable discussing such an important issue concerning both you and your family. We want to arm you with the information you need to make an informed decision about your family's future. Visit our online Estate Planning Information Center to obtain timely, quality information on estate planning and related issues, including complimentary issues of our Special Reports and Estate Planning News articles. Residents of Pittsford and surrounding areas can register to attend our Estate Planning Seminars.


About Michael Robinson

Clients notice Michael Robinson's unique approach to his estate planning practice the minute they walk through his office doors. Mike has established a law practice that provides clients with a warm, comfortable and relaxed atmosphere staffed by professionals who believe in providing highly individualized attention.

That's especially important in Mike's practice, because estate planning is an often personal process reflecting the most cherished hopes and dreams of his clients.

"The estate planning we do for our clients," Mike explains, "often represents the culmination of their life's work. That's why we take a personal interest in helping them complete estate plans that suit their needs and that address the unique circumstances of their families."

There's one last difference clients often remark upon in Mike's estate planning practice. "Because we concentrate on estate planning exclusively, we have the focus to bring state-of-the-art, cutting-edge estate planning techniques and strategies to a broad range of clients, no matter how diverse."

Mike's firm has the breadth of expertise to provide its clients with estate plans ranging from the basic to the very sophisticated, including offshore asset protection trusts.

His office regularly conducts seminars on estate planning topics throughout the Rochester and Finger Lakes area. Mike has also been a guest speaker on the subject of estate planning before a variety of professional organizations.

Experience

Michael Robinson opened his law practice in Naples, New York, in 1986. In addition to his active law practice, he has maintained an impressive schedule of activities in civic, legal and professional organizations. He is a member of the American Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association, and is a charter member of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys, where he has served on the Board of Governors for seven years. Mike also is a member of the Monroe and Ontario County Bar Associations and the Estate Planning Council of Rochester. In 1996, he was appointed to the New York Bar Association's Special Committee to Review the Code of Professional Responsibility.

During his two terms on the Ontario County Board of Supervisors, Mike held several leadership positions. He is a past member of the board of directors for Wellness in Naples, Inc., and is past president of the board of directors of Countryside Child Care, Inc., a non-profit child care center.

Education

Michael Robinson obtained his Juris Doctor in 1985 from the Vermont Law School, where he was selected for the Law Review and taught legal research and writing courses to first-year students. He obtained his undergraduate degree in English from Hamilton College, where he translated Beowulf and Anglo-Saxon elegiac poems as an independent study project.

Personal

Mike still has time to devote to his three children, and to pursue his hobbies. He is an avid skier and loves the outdoors, especially hiking, camping and fishing.


About the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys

The Academy is a national organization dedicated to promoting excellence in estate planning by providing its exclusive membership of attorneys with up-to-date research on estate and tax planning, educational materials, and other important resources to empower them to provide superior estate planning services. The Academy expects members to have at least 36 hours of legal education each year specifically in estate, tax, probate and/or elder law subjects. To ensure this goal is met, the Academy provides over 40 hours of continuing legal education each year. Since 1993, the Academy has also been a highly-regarded and sought-after resource for attorneys and consumers alike, and has been recognized by Consumer Reports, Suze Orman in her book, 9 Steps to Financial Freedom and numerous times by Money Magazine.