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About Mike

39029fbMichael G. Booth

Michael Booth is a Chicago-based estate planning attorney. He focuses his practice on estate planning, probate, decedent’s estates, gift and estate tax return preparation, gift and estate tax audits, and estate administration.

Mike is admitted to practice in Illinois and California (inactive). He is a member of the Chicago Bar Association and the Chicago Estate Planning Council. He also volunteers with Wills For Heroes, an organization that prepares wills and powers of attorney for Chicago police officers and other first responders.

Mike earned his LL.M. in Taxation from New York University School of Law. He received his J.D. from Chicago-Kent School of Law, where he was a member of the Chicago-Kent Law Review and a student intern at the school’s Low Income Taxpayer Clinic. Mike has a B.A. from Miami University with a triple major in Urban and Regional Planning, Spanish, and International Studies.

Mike is proud to be a self-appointed officer of the Grammar Police, sworn to rid the world of improper usage of “your vs. you’re” and “its vs. it’s” one person at a time.


    • New York University School of Law, LL.M. in Taxation, 2009
    • Chicago-Kent School of Law, J.D. 2008
    • Miami University, B.A., 2002

Bar Admissions

    • California (inactive), 2008
    • Illinois, 2009