Canman Law Offices is a dynamic, entrepreneurial full-service firm dedicated to making the complex simple.
I serve all of Southeast Michigan, including Lansing, Jackson, Ann Arbor, and Detroit metro areas, including Lenawee, Livingston and Oakland Counties.  My main office is located in Chelsea, Michigan, but for those living in Oakland and Wayne County, I have offices available to meet you in Livonia, Novi and Southfield, Michigan.
  1. Estate Planning
    Let us help you use tax and estate planning techniques to achieve your financial goals, protect your assets, and secure your children's and grandchildren's future.
  2. Immigration
    We provide a full range of immigration services for both companies and individuals. We will assist companies with visa applications, employee on-boarding and compliance. For individuals we can assist with visa applications.
  3. Tax
    We primarily focus on tax incentive advisory. We will make sure you benefit from all available tax incentives, and will make sure your tax and accounting plans are aligned with your strategy. We can also provide financial proposal and representation to help your start-up obtain venture capital funding.
Tax Advisory Services with a Focus on Small and Microbusinesses

The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
Albert Einstein

Protect Your Wealth and Ensure Your Legacy with our Estate Planning Services

Services Provided

  • Wills
  • Trusts (Drafting as well as Administration
  • Durable Powers of Attorney (Financial, Healthcare, General) (*Note, Michigan's law changed in 2012, we'll review and bring your existing Powers of Attorney up to date)
  • Probate
  • Contested Wills
  • Long-Term Care/Medicaid/Medicare
  • Special Needs Planning
  • Charitable Planning
  • Estate Tax Planning
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Estate planning for estates with international ties
  • Estate planning for estates with intellectual property assets
Immigration Advisory Services for Businesses and Individuals
Immigration laws and regulations impact businesses in their ability to attract, recruit, and retain talent.  Canman Law Offices provides a full complement of immigration-related advisory services to businesses including offering solutions to companies seeking visas in categories such as H-1B, H-2B, L-1, O-1, TN, E-1, E-2, E-3, and J-1, and many other nonimmigrant work visas as well as the attainment of permanent immigration status.  We can act as a mediatory between your company and immigration authorities during investigatory proceedings, and  advise companies on job posting requirements and employee eligibility verification rules to ensure your company remains compliant and does not incur costly fines.  In the event your company is fined for a violation of immigration rules, our firm can advise you on choice of forum for appleaing that fine.  Choosing the right forum for appeals will make a significant difference in the amount of fine you are assessed, particularly if you are a small company.
Canman Law Offices provides individuals counseling with immigration matters related to applying for naturalization and derivative citizenship, visa applications and obtaining green cards and Temporary Protected Status if eligible.  There are a large number of visa categories, and the application process can be tricky.  Utilizing the services of our firm can help you avoid mistakes that could cause your application to be denied or just delay the process.