Photo of Michael E. MordenPhoto of Michael E. Morden

Michael E. Morden



New York University School of Law, LL.M.
  • Taxation
University of Michigan Law School, J.D.
  • Michigan Law Review, Contributing Editor
University of Michigan, B.A.
  • Film and Video Studies
University of Michigan, B.A.
  • English

Prior Employment

  • Dentons US LLP, Partner, 2005-2016

Bar Admissions

News & Resources


Michael Morden concentrates his practice on trust and estate planning, administration, and dispute resolution. 

  • Counsels families and closely held businesses on wealth preservation and succession planning
  • Advises U.S. and non-U.S. persons on tax and reporting obligations regarding transfers of property in and out of the country
  • Represents taxpayers in connection with examinations by the Internal Revenue Service
  • Guides clients on all aspects of trust and estate planning, administration, and dispute resolution


Northwestern University School of Law, Adjunct Professor (Estate Planning), 2011-2017

News & Resources

Press Releases