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Linsey Gleason Partner

Office
Grand Rapids
Phone
616/336-6528
Fax
616/336-7000
Email
lgleason@varnumlaw.com
lgleason@varnumlaw.com
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Assistant
Joan Lexson, 616/336-6832

Estate Planning Experience

Linsey is a partner in the Estate Planning Practice Team. Her practice includes full-service estate plan preparation, estate and trust administration, guardianship and conservatorship services, elder law advice and special needs trusts. Linsey is licensed to practice law in Michigan and Florida. She recently concluded a term as Chair of the Probate and Estate Planning Section of the Grand Rapids Bar Association and is the Past President of the Women Lawyer’s Association of Michigan – Western Region.

Community Involvement

  • Western Michigan Planned Giving Group
  • Partnership for Philanthropic Planning
  • Heart of West Michigan United Way, Finance & Audit Committee
  • Senior Neighbors Inc., Board of Directors, Chair
  • Center for Community Leadership, Leadership Grand Rapids Class of 2013
  • Gilda's Club, LaughFest Cabinet
  • Grand Rapids Economic Club
  • Grand Rapids Public Museum Foundation, Board of Trustees

Education

  • Michigan State University College of Law
    East Lansing, Michigan
    J.D., summa cum laude, 2008
  • Michigan State University
    East Lansing, Michigan
    B.A., summa cum laude, Eli Broad College of Business, General Management, 2003
    Additional Major, Economics, 2003
    Graduated with highest honors

Recognitions

  • Named to Grand Rapids Business Journal's Class of 2015 "40 Under Forty"
  • Named a Michigan Rising Star by Super Lawyers since 2013

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • Florida

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • State Bar of Florida
  • Grand Rapids Bar Association: Probate and Estate Planning Section, Past Chair
  • Inforum, Women’s Professional Forum
  • The Economic Club of Grand Rapids
  • Women Lawyers Association of Michigan - Western Region (President, 2011 - 2012; Vice President, 2010 - 2011)
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