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Feb 2011
February 08, 2011

W. Michael Van Haren Appointed to Business Planning Committee of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

W. Michael Van Haren, a partner with Warner Norcross & Judd LLP, has been appointed to the Business Planning Committee of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.

Van Haren will serve a one-year term on the committee. ACTEC membership and appointment is by invitation only to experienced trusts and estates attorneys recognized as having made substantial contributions to the field through lecturing, writing and Bar activities. Van Haren was elected to ACTEC in 1986.

Active personally and professionally, Van Haren is a member of the American Bar Association, a past chair of the Probate and Estate Planning Council for State Bar of Michigan, and member of the Grand Rapids Bar Association. He is fellow of the Michigan State Bar Foundation.

Van Haren was named the 2011 Lawyer of the Year for Trusts and Estates in the Grand Rapids area by Best Lawyers in America. He has been recognized in Best Lawyers since 1987. He has also been named a Michigan Super Lawyer.

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