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Michelyn E. Pasteur

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009

Michelyn E. Pasteur

Areas of Practice

Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Administration

Medicaid and Elder Law

Real Estate, Commercial transactions and Creditor’s Rights 


Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 1991

Michigan State University

  B.A., Economics, 1968;

   Masters in LIR, 1970

Professional Affiliations and Honors

American Bar Association Member


Federal Bar Association Member


State Bar of Michigan Member

Ingham County Bar Association

· Board of Directors 2006-2009

 Vice Chair, Board of Directors 2008-2009  

· Co-Chair Probate and Estate Planning Section 2005-present

· Co-Chair Bankruptcy Section 2002-2005


Greater Lansing Estate Planning Council

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Elder Law


Listed in Michigan Super Lawyers in the area of Elder Law


National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys


AV Peer Review Rating, Martindale Hubbell

Prior Professional Experience

Director, Bureau of Local Development Services,State of MI, Dept of Commerce


Executive Director, Grand Rapids Area Employment and Training Counsel


Community Service

Michigan State University Alumni Association

· Board of Directors, Mid-Michigan Chapter, 2004-06; and 2009-present
     President 2006


Rotary Club of Lansing 2003—present

· Chair, International Projects Committee
- Chair, Golf Committee


Catholic Social Services/St. Vincent Home

· Board of Directors, 1993-2000;  Chair, 1998-2000




Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolJ.D. 1991Michigan State University

Office Location

271 Woodland Pass, Suite 115
East Lansing, MI 48823
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law of the Lansing Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Elder Law of the Lansing Metro Area
Michelyn E. Pasteur has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!Michelyn E. Pasteur has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Elder Law
Trusts and Estates (Elder)

Other Information

Gender: Female