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About Christine Caswell


Certified by the Probate and Estate Planning Section of the State Bar of Michigan – 2012

Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, MI
    Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, May 2010
    Legal Intern, Sixty Plus, Inc. Elderlaw Clinic – January – December 2009
        • Class Vice President
        • Advanced Sixty Plus

    Cooley Volunteer Corps – Elder Law of Michigan, Inc.
    Certificates of Merit
        • Emerging Elderlaw Issues
        • Estate Planning

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
    Bachelor of Arts in Communication with High Honor, June 1989
        • Top Graduate in the Department of Communication


Caswell Law PLLC November 2010 to Present
    Attorney and Manager

Elder Law of Michigan, Inc. January 2008 to April 2011
    Case Manager   –   November 2010 to April 2011
    Legal Intern   –   July 2008 to June 2010
    Volunteer   –   January 2008 to June 2008


• State Bar of Michigan
        • Elder Law & Disability Rights Section (ELDRS)
            • ELDRS’ Council Member – 2012 to Present
                • Chair – Mental Health Committee
            • Managing Editor – ELDRS’ quarterly newsletter
            • Co-Editor – Michigan Bar Journal – November 2014 issue
            • Author – “The Evolution of Elder Law and Disability Rights,” Michigan Bar Journal, November 2014
        • Probate & Estate Planning Section
AARP – Capitol Corps
Ingham County Bar Association
        • Briefs Committee – Newsletter Committee
Small Business Association of Michigan
        • Strategic Communications Advisory Committee
Thomas M. Cooley Law School Chapter Inns of Court
Mental Health Association in Michigan
Michigan Society of Gerontology

In addition, Christine has 25 years of experience in the communications field.

As for the “Us” in Caswell Law PLLC, the firm has numerous mentors with decades of experience in elder law, estate planning and probate, special needs trusts, and administrative and family law. Christine sometimes partners with these mentors as well, but clients will always be advised beforehand and consent will be sought to split fees.