Michael T. Smith

Michael T. Smith

Tuell & Young, P.S.
  • Business Law, Estate Planning, Probate...
  • Washington
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Michael T. Smith advises individuals and companies of all types and sizes regarding the proper formation and structure of a business entity (corporation, limited liability company, etc.), their general business and corporate matters, issues related to the purchase or sale or lease of real property and transactions to purchase or sell their business.

Michael also focuses his practice on assisting people prepare their estate plan, including wills, trusts, community property agreements, durable powers of attorney, health care directives, and helping families navigate and administer a loved one's estate in probate proceedings. Michael can also assist with guardianship proceedings for loved ones needing assistance.

In addition, Michael has 7 years of experience helping new and used motor vehicle dealers deal with both manufacturers and the government agencies responsible for dealership oversight.

Seattle University School of Law
J.D. | Law
Honors: cum laude graduate; CALI Awards for Highest Grade in Class: Legal Writing, Basic Real Estate, Mergers & Acquisitions; Metzger Legal Writing Scholarship Award, Seattle University School of Law, 2004; Presidential Award, Seattle University School of Law, 2003.
Activities: Seattle Journal for Social Justice, Staff Member.
The George Washington University Law School
B.A. | History and Classical Humanities
Honors: magna cum laude; University Honors Program.
Professional Experience
Tuell & Young, P.S.
- Current
Associate Attorney
Davies Pearson, P.C.
Leadership Program Graduate
Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber of Commerce and Pacific Lutheran University
Professional Associations
Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber of Commerce
Board of Directors
- Current
Washington State Bar A
- Current
Tacoma-Pierce County Bar
- Current
National Association of Dealer Counsel
Fellow Member
Tacoma Opera
Board of Directors
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Real Estate Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Guardianship
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
1457 South Union Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98405-1951
Telephone: (253) 759-0070