In his presentation, “Drafting for and Asking About Awkward and Unusual Estate Planning Topics and Scenarios,” Cassar discussed topics ranging from blended families, second and third marriages and kids to prenuptial agreements, posthumously born children and pet trusts.
Cassar frequently speaks before professional organizations and their clients regarding estate planning, tax and probate matters. He is a Life Member of the National Registry of Who's Who in American Law, is active in several charitable and other community organization and serves as the current Committee Chair of the Estates and Trusts Committee of the Tax Section of the State Bar of Michigan and on the Finance Committee for Inforum.
A resident of Grosse Pointe Shores, Cassar received his bachelor’s degree, with honors from the University of Michigan and his master’s in tax law from Wayne State University Law School. He focuses his practice in the areas of estate and business succession planning, taxation and probate.
Founded in 1982, Southfield, Michigan-based Maddin, Hauser, Wartell, Roth & Heller P.C. is a multi-specialty law firm serving individuals, businesses and government entities.