Fraser Trebilcock Attorney Melisa M. W. Mysliwiec was recently selected as a Super Lawyer 2014 Rising Star in Michigan for the fields of Estate Planning & Probate and Elder Law. Only 2.5 percent of Michigan lawyers are honored as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers.
Ms. Mysliwiec is a member of Fraser Trebilcock’s Trust and Estate department, advising clients in the areas of elder law and Medicaid planning, estate planning, and trust and estate administration. She is currently an Assistant Editor of the Michigan Probate and Estate Planning Journal, serves on a number of committees for the State Bar of Michigan’s Probate and Estate Planning Council, and is a member of the Western Michigan Estate Planning Council. Ms. Mysliwiec has written numerous articles for Ingham County Legal News and Michigan Lawyers Weekly. She is currently serving as chair of the St. John Vianney Catholic School Board, and is an accredited attorney by the Department of Veteran Affairs.
In 1998, Super Lawyers launched Rising Stars in Minnesota to recognize the top up-and-coming attorneys in the state – those who are 40 years old or younger, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less, as nominated by their peers.