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Pat D. Conner

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Practice Areas
Closely Held Businesses; Business Law; Charter School Law; Estate Planning; Probate Law; Real Estate






Admitted: 1968, Michigan


Law School: Harvard University, J.D.


Member: Washtenaw County and American (Member: Small Business Committee, Corporation, Banking and Business Law Section, 1981—) Bar Associations; State Bar of Michigan.


Biography: Phi Beta Kappa. Listed in The Best Lawyers in America. Co-Author, “Research and Development Limited Partnerships,” in The Business Lawyer, August 1983. Participant, Probate Estate Planning Certificate Program, Michigan Institute of Continuing Legal Education.


Born: Iowa City, Iowa, October 7, 1942


Agencies: Michigan Public Service Commission.


Throughout my career, my practice has been focused on serving clients with small business, estate planning, probate and real estate needs. I have also practiced in the public utility area, working on public offerings of securities as well as electric rate cases and cogeneration matters before the Michigan Public Service Commission.

In working with clients, my primary concerns are to be sure that I fully understand their needs and that their objectives are clearly and effectively expressed in business negotiations, agreements and estate planning documents.

I have completed the Michigan Institute of Continuing Legal Education Estate Planning Certification Program and frequently serve as a commentator for its estate planning seminars. I also have taught an advanced estate planning course for the American Society of Chartered Life Underwriters.

For over 10 years, I have been listed in the “Best Lawyers in America”.

Admitted: 1968, Michigan
Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
Eastern District of Michigan

Education: Albion College, A.B., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1964
Harvard University Law School, J.D., 1967

Community Service: Washtenaw County Chapter American Cancer; Former Director, President Michigan Cancer Society; Society and Planned Gift Committee
Huron Valley Habitat for Humanity; Former Member, Legal Committee
As a hot air balloon pilot, I donate balloon rides to various non-profit organizations in the area for their fundraising programs.