DAWN M. SCHLUTER, JD LLM
ATTORNEY & COUNSELOR AT LAW
Being nationally recognized as a Super Lawyer means Dawn is really, really good at her job but it's her clients recognition of the superb care and understanding during some of their most difficult times where she measures her success. Dawn has extensive experience in estate planning, wealth transfer planning, probate litigation, taxes, and family law matters.
“Helping individuals and families plan for important life events is incredibly satisfying. Much of my work focuses on preserving assets through estate planning and giving my clients peace of mind.”
Dawn is a sought after keynote and educational speaker, and she has served on numerous civic boards and gift planning advisory boards, including The YMCA of Metro Detroit Camping Services Board and The American Cancer Society National Advisor Council. Always active in mind and body, Dawn is a regular contributor to the Institute of Continuing Legal Education, obtained her LLM in Taxation while working fulltime and raising a family, and recently started working on a master degree in Exercise and Sport Science.
Some of her accomplishments and affiliations are as follows:
Michigan Super Lawyers, Estate Planning & Probate, 2008-present
Best Lawyers in America, Trusts & Estates, 2013-present
American Bar Association's Real Property, Trust, and Estate Law Section - Member
State Bar of Michigan's Family Law and Probate and Estate Planning Sections - Member
Oakland County Bar Association's Probate, Estate and Trust Section
Financial and Estate Planning Council of Metropolitan Detroit
Five Star Professional Estate Planning, HOUR Detroit and DBusiness
DBusiness Magazine, Top Lawyers, Family Law, Trusts and Estates, 2009-present
Wayne State University Law School, J.D., L.L.M. in Taxation
Kalamazoo College, B.A.