Upland & Bottomland Ownership
Attorney, Consulting Expert, and Litigation Support
Serving the Entire State of Michigan
Riparian Water Bodies
Determined by Federal Surveys and Boundaries
Determined by State Law
Areas of Practice
Michigan Tax Commission: Navigable and Non Navigable Waters are Meandered
Is it a myth that if I get my property description to get a little bit into the lake I'll have riparian rights?
No More Fights Over Riparian Rights
Could state land courts be an answer to the lack of judicial understanding of federal titles and the public land survey system?
Ownership of Lands and Waters in Michigan
Does a federal government plat map show what has been surveyed?
Get a Copy of Your PLSS Township Plat; Eyes Don’t Lie
Has bottomland title of a body of water already been determined by the federal government?
Void Riparian Legislation and Court Decisions
Should I get an attorney prior to signing a property disclosure statement or a purchase agreement with a buyer?
Proper Deeds for Michigan Water Properties
Can I presently use the same survey plats (maps) as the pioneers did to determine if a lake is riparian?
Lender Title Insurance for Michigan Water Property
Are lenders in Michigan familiar with titles and surveys created by the Public Land Survey System?
Cottage Succession Plans and the Importance of Titles; Other Practice Areas
Wouldn't it be better to let the kids work out cottage succession issues?