John R. Dresser

John R. Dresser

Location:
White Pigeon , Michigan
Phone:
269-525-0733
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Business Law
  • Real Estate
  • Estate Planning/Estate Administration
  • Mediation
  • Agriculture

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 1983
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1983
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1983

Education

  • University of Tulsa College of Law, Tulsa, Oklahoma
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1982
  • Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1979
    • Major: History
    • Minor: English
    • Minor: Economics
  • Queens College Oxford University - 1978
    • Major: History
  • University of Michigan - 1976

Representative Clients

  • Midwest Tool and Cutters
  • Mattow Farms
  • LTI Printing
  • Sturgis Bank & Trust

Classes/Seminars

  • ICLE Business and Estate Planning Seminars
  • Notre Dame Estate Planning and Tax Institute

Honors and Awards

  • American Jurisprudence Award in Constitutional and Labor Law
  • Fellow, Michigan State Bar Foundation
  • AV Rated Attorney, Martindale Hubbell
  • Fellow, Rotary International Paul Harris

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • LTI Printing 2NC
  • Midwest Tool and Cutters, 1989 - Present
  • State Bar of Michigan, Agriculture Law Section, Business Law Section, Probate and Estate Planning Section, Member
  • State Bar of Michigan, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Buhl Little Lynwood & Harris PLC, Senior Attorney
  • Chalgian & Tripp Law Offices, PLLC, Attorney
  • Dresser, Dresser, Haas & Caywood, Shareholder, President and CEO

Pro Bono Activities

  • Counsel, Southwest Michigan Farmers for Responsible Water Use
  • Glen Oaks Community College Foundation
  • Sturgis Area Community Foundation
  • Branch County Area Foundation

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Delta