830 East Sidewalk Road | Chesterton, Indiana 46304
219-926-4200
Law Offices of Michael T. Sawyier

Indiana and Michigan Law Firm Tailors Legal Services to Suit Your Individual Needs

Applying 40 years of experience to maximize protection of your assets 

Careful planning is vital for individuals and businesses to protect assets and pass them on as desired. An array of complex legal rules, potential liabilities (including taxes and long-term medical expenses), and even litigation can destroy hard-won financial accomplishments. The Law Offices Of Michael T. Sawyier assists clients throughout Porter, La Porte, and Lake County, Indiana, and Berrien County, Michigan.

Attorney Michael T. Sawyier has 40 years of experience in the practice of law. A graduate of Harvard University, The University of Chicago Law School, and Yale University Law School, he has a combination of broad knowledge, in-depth education, and extensive experience that enhances the value of the legal services he provides. He also holds a Master's Degree in Taxation from The John Marshall Law School, enabling him to prepare and analyze estate and real estate transactions to minimize tax liability and exposure. 

Totally committed to client service

The Law Offices Of Michael T. Sawyier provides highly experienced, reasonably priced professional legal services in the following areas of law:

We develop customized legal plans for our clients consistent with the firm's motto, “Totally Committed To Client Service.” If your interests require litigation, we fight with the same total dedication.

Our transactional practice

We assist clients in a broad range of transactional matters, including:

  • Crafting asset protection, estate, and business succession plans tailored to each client's particular financial and legal needs, regardless of the size of the estate
  • Saving income, employment, transfer, and property taxes
  • Developing eldercare plans for you and your family members
  • Establishing and administering trusts, wills, probate proceedings, and guardianships
  • Handling all aspects of commercial and residential real estate transactions
  • Creating, buying, operating, and selling businesses (including mergers and acquisitions)
  • Handling financial restructuring (including debt modification and bankruptcy exemption planning)

Contact an estate planning and real estate law firm you can depend on

Call our Chesterton, Indiana office at 219-926-4200, or contact the Law Offices Of Michael T. Sawyier online to schedule an appointment. If you are unable to come to our Indiana offices, we can arrange to meet with you at the offices of other top-flight attorneys in the Chicago and Michigan area with whom Mr. Sawyier has established close working relationships over his 40 years of professional practice, or else we’re pleased to meet in your home or at a healthcare facility. We serve clients throughout Indiana, Illinois, and Michigan.

When you have a need for legal services, see what our “Total Commitment To Client Service” can mean for you.

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