Why Choose Us

With a reputation as one of West Michigan’s most respected firms, Cunningham Dalman personally serves individuals, businesses, institutions and municipalities. Our dedication to innovation motivates us to take advantage of advancements in information technology and allows us to create practical and efficient solutions that meet our clients’ legal needs.

Our size is large enough to permit our attorneys to concentrate in specific legal fields, but small enough to keep the personal contact with our clients, resulting in high-quality, efficient and personal legal services.

Latest Articles

Mulder Authors Article on Business Planning for Key Employees

Haans Mulder, an attorney and partner with Cunningham Dalman, P.C., recently authored an article in the Michigan Business Law Journal. The article is entitled “Synthetic Equity in S Corporations: Avoiding Tax Traps When Planning for Key Employees.” Haans has been named a Rising Star by Michigan Super Lawyers Magazine, has a Masters in Tax, is… continue reading

EEOC now protects gay workers

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has interpreted the federal law barring workplace gender bias to include a ban on discrimination against gay workers. The EEOC said that “discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation is premised on sex-based preferences, assumptions, expectations, stereotypes, or norms. ‘Sexual orientation’ as a concept cannot be defined or understood… continue reading

Asset Protection and the Basic Trust

A revocable trust is a key document for many estate plans. It usually is drafted to give the person setting it up (called the settlor) full control by naming them trustee and beneficiary during their lifetime. It also addresses how the assets will be distributed at the settlor’s death. But many clients ask how this… continue reading