Michael T. Lahti
 
 

Fletcher Tilton Professionals

 

Attorneys


Michael T. Lahti
Officer | Trust & Estate


Phone: 508-459-8212


PRACTICE FOCUS
Michael T. Lahti is an officer of the firm and has practiced law since 1995, concentrating in estate planning, taxation, probate, estate and trust administration, elder law and long-term-care planning.

Mr. Lahti is a well-known public speaker. During the past 20 years, Mr. Lahti has conducted hundreds of educational seminars for countless attendees on Cape Cod, Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island. His presentations provide attendees, in a very relaxed setting, with valuable information on how to avoid probate, reduce estate taxes, protect assets from long-term (nursing home) medical expenses, and the essential documents that everyone should consider when doing an estate plan.


BIOGRAPHY
Mr. Lahti has an LL.M. in Estate Planning from the University of Miami’s School of Law. He earned his law degree from John Marshall School of Law in Chicago, where he also received a Certificate in Estate Planning and Personal Financial Planning from John Marshall’s Graduate Tax Department. He graduated from Ripon College in Ripon, Wisconsin with a double major in Economics and Business Management.

In 2010 Mr. Lahti was listed by Boston Magazine as a Massachusetts Super Lawyer in the field of Elder Law, and Mr. Lahti has been designated a Certified Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation. The National Elder Law Foundation (NELF) is the only national organization certifying practitioners of elder and special needs law, and NELF’s Certified Elder Law Attorney designation is itself certified by the American Bar Association.

Mr. Lahti is a member of the Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Florida Bars.

Mr. Lahti’s paralegal is Laurie J. LaRoche and she be reached at llaroche@fletchertilton.com or 508.459.8009.

  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Trust and Estate Administration
  • Taxation
  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • Elder Counsel
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
  • Academy of Special Needs Planners
  • Wealth Counsel
  • Pro Bono Publico Award Recipient 2017, Bristol County Bar Association and South Coastal Counties Legal Services, Inc.
  • Listed in Rhode Island Super Lawyers® for Elder Law, 2010
 
  • Commowealth of Massachusetts
  • State of Rhode Island
  • State of Florida

 

 

Michael T. Lahti




JD; John Marshall School of Law

LL.M. in Estate Planning; University of Miami School of Law

B.S. in Economics and Business Management; Ripon College

 

Seminars

Estate Planning Tuesday, January 22, 2019 | 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. | Brunch Seminar | Lincoln, RI
Estate Planning Tuesday, January 22, 2019 | 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. | Luncheon Seminar | Lincoln, RI
Estate Planning Tuesday, February 12, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Brunch Seminar | Attleboro, MA
Estate Planning Wednesday, March 6, 2019 | 1:00 p.m.-12:00 p.m. | Luncheon Seminar | Bristol, RI
Estate Planning Wednesday, March 6, 2019 | 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. | Brunch Seminar | Bristol, RI
Estate Planning Tuesday, March 26, 2019 | 1:00 p.m-3:00 p.m. | Luncheon Seminar | Warwick, RI
Estate Planning Tuesday, April 16, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Brunch Seminar | Dover, MA
Estate Planning Tuesday, April 16, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Luncheon Seminar | Dover, MA
Estate Planning Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. | Brunch Seminar | Foxboro, MA
Estate Planning Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. | Luncheon Seminar | Foxboro, MA
Estate Planning Tuesday, May 28, 2019 | 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. | Brunch Seminar | Walpole, MA
Estate Planning Tuesday, May 28, 2019 | 1:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. | Luncheon Seminar | Walpole, MA
 
 
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