Kathryn Gilson Sussman

  • Michigan 1976
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • University of Michigan: B.A. 1973
  • University of Michigan: J.D. 1976
  • University of Michigan: LL.M. in Taxation 1982
  • Michigan Bar Association – Sections on Taxation, Corporation, Finance and Business Law
  • American Bar Association
  • Oakland County Women’s Bar Association
  • Lecturer for the Chartered Life Underwriter Programs in Estate Planning and Financial Planning through Lawrence Technological University
  • Michigan Super Lawyers: 2011 – 2019
  • Michigan Leading Lawyers: 2016 – 2019

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(248) 489-8600

KATHRYN GILSON SUSSMAN is a shareholder of the firm. Ms. Sussman has concentrated her practice in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, elder law and non-profit organizations, including:

  • Estate and gift tax counseling
  • Design and preparation of standard and sophisticated estate planning documentation
  • Probate Law representation
  • Representation in Guardianship/Conservatorship proceedings
  • Elder Law, including Medicaid and Social Security claim representation
  • Business succession planning
  • Drafting trusts of all types
  • Estate and trust administration for individual and corporate fiduciaries
  • Contested estate representation
  • Preparation of Gift and Estate Tax returns, including generation skipping analysis