Tim has practiced law in St. Joseph since 1977. Prior to that, he was a tax manager in a “Big Eight” CPA firm. He received his business degree and law degree from the University of Notre Dame.

Tim is admitted to practice law in Michigan and Indiana. He is a member of many professional organizations including:

  • Berrien County Bar Association
  • Indiana Bar Association
  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Michigan Bar Association
  • Southwestern Michigan Estate Planning Council (past President)

Tim has taught college courses including: Accounting, Income Tax, CPA Review, and Business Valuations. He has given numerous speeches on taxation, estate planning, charitable giving and business succession matters.

He is also involved with many nonprofit organizations:

  • Berrien Community Foundation (former Director and Chairman)
  • Birthright of St. Joseph, Inc. (former Board Member)
  • Boys & Girls Club of Benton Harbor – Board Member
  • Curious Kids’ Museum – Lifetime Director (former President)
  • Lake Michigan College Foundation – Board Member
  • Lakeland Regional Health Systems Foundation (former Board Member)
  • Notre Dame Tax & Estate Planning Institute (former Treasurer)
  • Safe Shelter, Inc. (former Board Member)

Tim’s practice focuses:


Whether you need legal assistance with running your business, purchasing or selling property, writing an estate plan or administering a trust, we can help you. Let’s set a time when we can talk.