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Terry J. Smith, Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Probate (including wills, trusts)Property, real (including real estate development, water)Estate planning. lawyer. Recipient Book award W. Public Company, 1964, Michigan Volunteer Leadership award, 1995.

Background

Smith, Terry J. was born on March 7, 1938 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Russell A. and Anna M. (Chape) Smith.

Education

Michigan State University (Bachelor of Arts, with high honors, 1960). University of Chicago (Juris Doctor, 1965).

Career

Member Deming & Smith, Grand Ledge, Michigan, 1965-1972. Research associate to Chief Judge Protem Michigan Court Appeals, 1965-1967. Member Smith & Smith, Grand Ledge, 1973-1976.

President Smith Brothers Law Office, Professional Corporation, from 1976. Director Debt Relief Legal Clinic of Michigan, Professional Corporation, since 1981. Member Michigan State Boundries Commission, since 1970.

Village Attorney, Lake Odessa, Michigan, since 1974, Mulliken, Michigan, since 1980. City attorney, Grand Ledge, 1977-1992. Township attorney Eaton Township, Michigan, since 1981.

Member advisory board Michigan National Bank-Grand Ledge, 1991-1996, Michigan National Bank-Lansing, since 1996. Trustee Eaton County Community Foundation, since 1999.

Membership

Member.Deming & Smith, Grand Ledge, Michigan, 1965-1972. Member Smith & Smith, GrandLedge, 1973-1976. Member Michigan State Boundries Commission, since 1970.

Member of advisory board Michigan National Bank-Grand Ledge, 1991-1996, Michigan National Bank-Lansing, 1996^. Member Eaton County Social Services Board, 1970-1977. Member American Bar Association, Eaton County Bar Association(president 1968-1969), Grand Ledge Area Chamber of Commerce (director 1966-1973, 80—, president 1967), Rotary International.

Connections

Married Lorene M. Yocum, May 17, 1980.