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Denese K. Grove



Madonna University, B.S.
  • Legal Assistant

Prior Employment

  • Miro Weiner & Kramer, P.C., Estate Planning/Probate Paralegal, 1998-2004 (firm merged with Honigman)
  • Hertz, Schram & Saretsky, Estate Planning/Probate Paralegal, 1996-1998
  • David L. Smith, P.C., Office Manager and Estate Planning/Probate Paralegal, 1988-1996

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Michigan, Paralegal/Legal Assistant Section



Ms. Grove is a paralegal in the Corporate Department and has more than 20 years of experience assisting with estate planning and trusts.

  • Assists attorneys in creating wealth transfer plans for high net worth clients
  • Experience in preparation of:
    • estate plan documents;
    • trust funding;
    • preparation of Federal estate tax returns and Federal gift tax returns;
    • administering probate estates and irrevocable life insurance trusts; and
    • establishing and maintaining private non-operating 501(c)(3) foundations