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Neil L. Kimball

Grand Rapids MI

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Neil L. Kimball

Neil L. Kimball received his bachelor's degree in business administration with distinction from the University of Arizona and his law degree from Arizona State University. He specializes in business, estate and gift tax planning, estate planning, probate and real estate law, representing numerous individuals and businesses with their planning and business issues since 1984. Neil is a member of the estate planning, probate, real property and business and taxation sections of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Michigan, and the Grand Rapids Bar Association. Neil chairs the Trusts and Estates Practice Group for the firm and is also a member of the Western Michigan Estate Planning Council. He has also led a number of non-profit boards in the Grand Rapids area and is a frequent speaker on estate planning, real estate and business issues to attorneys and other professionals, community groups and businesses. Neil was also selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America (Trusts and Estates) since 2011, Michigan Super Lawyers since 2007 and in the global legal ranking firm Chambers’ guide about professionals who service high net worth individuals.

Areas of Practice

Estate Planning
Estate and Gift Tax Planning
Probate and Trust Administration
Business Planning
Real Estate

Classes/Seminars Taught

  • Estate Planning Issues, Cornerstone University
  • Estate Planning Issues, Central Michigan University
  • Estate Planning Issues, Butterworth-Blodgett Foundation
  • Estate Planning and Real Estate, Caledonia Community Education
  • Estate Planning Issues, Kent County Dental Society
  • Tax Planning Issues, West Michigan Planned Giving Group
  • Estate Planning Issues, West Michigan United Way
  • Probate Administration, Grand Rapids Bar Association
  • Estate Planning Issues, National Business Institute
  • Estate Planning Issues, Ferris State University

Honors and Awards

Selected for inclusion in: Best Lawyers in America (Trusts and Estates) (since 2011); Michigan Super Lawyers (since 2007); and Leading Lawyers Network (Trust, Will & Estate Planning Law)

AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Selected for inclusion in the global legal ranking firm Chambers’ guide about professionals who service high net worth individuals

Selected by Michigan Lawyers Weekly as a 2017 Leader in the Law

Bar Admissions

Michigan, 1984

Education

Arizona State University, College of Law, Tempe, Arizona, 1984
Juris Doctorate

University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, 1981
Bachelor of Science
Honors: With Distinction

Fraternities

Beta Gamma Sigma
Phi Alpha Delta

PRACTICE CHAIR

Trusts & Estates

Professional Associations

Western Michigan Estate Planning Council, 1988 - Present
Member

American Bar Association, Estate Planning, Probate, Business and Taxation Sections
Member

State Bar of Michigan
Member

Grand Rapids Bar Association
Member and Fellow of Justice Foundation

Grand Rapids Bar Association, Real Estate Section
Chair (2004-2005), Executive Committee (2003-2006)

Community Involvement

Foundation in Support of the Association
  for the Blind & Visually Impaired,
2017 - present

Cascade Community Foundation, 2011 - 2013
Member of Board of Directors

Camp Blodgett, 2006 - 2012
President (2009-2010)

Arbor Circle Corporation, 1996 - 2006
Chairman of Board (2003-2004)

Arts Council of Greater Grand Rapids, Inc., 1994 - 2004
President (2003-2004)

Holland Arts Council, 1985 - 1990
President (1989 - 1990)

Grand Rapids Child Guidance Clinic, 1991 - 1995
Vice-President (1993 - 1995)

Michigan Hospice and Palliative Care
Legal Aid Volunteer

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