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Jeffrey W. Barringer

Leader, Trusts and Estates Practice Group


Boston University School of Law, J.D.
  • American Journal of Law & Medicine, Editor
Boston University Graduate School of Management, M.B.A.
Albion College, B.A.
  • Economics & Management; Political Science

Prior Employment

  • PricewaterhouseCoopers, Detroit, MI, Director, Private Company Services, 2004-2008; Manager, Personal Financial Services, 2001-2004; Senior Associate, Personal Financial Services, 1999-2001; Associate, Personal Financial Services, 1998-1999
  • Deloitte & Touche, LLP, Detroit, MI, Tax Consultant, 1997-1998

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Mr. Barringer counsels high net worth individuals, business owners, executives and families on estate and wealth transfer planning and tax strategy.  

  • Focuses his practice on estate and trust administration, fiduciary income tax planning and charitable gift planning
  • Advises clients regarding the formation and operation of private foundations and public charities, and business succession planning
  • Possesses extensive experience advising high net worth individuals at two of the big four accounting firms
  • Received a Certificate of Completion in the areas of probate and estate planning issued by the Institute of Continuing Legal Education and the Probate and Estate Planning Section of the State Bar of Michigan


  • Michigan Super Lawyers, Recognized as a Rising Star, 2011
  • DBusiness, Top Lawyers, 2016