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Matthew Ferri

Matthew Ferri

LifeFocus Planning - Estate and Business Planning Attorneys
  • Estate Planning, Elder Law, Business Law ...
  • Michigan
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Biography

Matthew Ferri, J.D., M.B.A., is a Michigan estate planning attorney. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, Life Care Planning Law Firms Association, ElderCounsel, WealthCounsel, the National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys, the Michigan Forum of Estate Planners, the Italian American Bar Association of Michigan, and the Purposeful Planning Institute. Mr. Ferri holds U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Accreditation.

His practice focus and expertise includes: advanced estate planning, Medicaid planning, elder law, special needs planning, Veterans benefits planning, business formation, and business succession planning.

He is the author of Keeping Control, a Game Plan to Protect Your Estate, Your Family, and Your Money.

Legal Awards:

He has the rating of AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell: The highest peer rating standard. This rating signifies that a large number of his peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence for his legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standards. He received the Avvo Clients’ Choice Award in 2017, and has been ranked a Top Attorney every year since. In 2021 Super Lawyers ranked Mr. Ferri the Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

Education:

• University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, JD
• University of Detroit Mercy College of Business Administration, MBA
• John Carroll University, BSBA Finance

Admitted to Practice:

• State of Michigan
• U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
• U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
• U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
• VA Accreditation

Practice Areas
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Elder Law
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Finance, Business Formation, Mergers & Acquisitions
    Probate
    Probate Administration
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Michigan
State Bar of Michigan
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Owner
LifeFocus Planning
- Current
LifeFocus Planning® is a full-service estate planning law firm. We create estate plans with the understanding that estate planning is a process designed to improve the quality of life for you and your loved ones. Estate Planning empowers you to control how your assets are used in the event of an illness, as well as how your assets are to be passed onto future generations. More importantly, a proper estate plan can protect you personally, when you are unable to make decisions for yourself.
Managing Member
Law Offices of Matthew A Ferri, PLLC
- Current
Education
University of Detroit Mercy
MBA | Business
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University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
J.D. | Law
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John Carroll University
B.S. | Finance
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Awards
AV Preeminent Attorney
Martindale-Hubbell
Peer Rated for Highest Level of Excellence - High Ethical Standing
Super Lawyer
Thomson Reuters
AV Preeminent Attorney
Martindale-Hubbell
Professional Associations
State Bar of Michigan  # P71439
Member
Current
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Speaking Engagements
Digital Assets, how to protect them and how to transfer them to family members, Fall Collegium, Indiana
National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys
Certifications
Veterans Affairs VA Accreditation
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Certificate of Completion Probate and Estate Planning Program
Institute of Continuing Legal Education
Websites & Blogs
Website
LifeFocus Planning - Estate & Business Planning Attorneys - Firm Website
Website
Matthew A. Ferri Biography
Website
Keeping Control - A Game Plan to Protect Your Estate - Free Book
Blog
LifeFocus Planning - Estate Planning Articles
Contact & Map
LifeFocus Planning
6001 N. Adams Road, Ste 135
Bloomfield, Hills, MI 48304
Telephone: (248) 409-0256