David S. Fry, Cottage Law Expert, To Speak

David S. Fry, a leading expert in the subject of cottage succession planning or Cottage Law  will be speaking at the Castle Park Association in Holland, Michigan on May 28, 2011 at 9 am. This informative presentation covers a wide range of legal … [Read more...]

Saving the Family (and the) Cottage

Read an article on Saving the Family Cottage, featured in MyNorth.com.  MyNorth.com is the online home of Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine and your portal to Northern Michigan and the Northern Michigan … [Read more...]

A Chance To Share Your Stories

In my area of legal expertise, I often find that I not only act as legal advisor but also as a family counselor and sometimes referee. It’s a harsh reality that shared ownership of an inherited vacation property generally comes on the heels of the … [Read more...]

Welcome to the Cottage Law Center’s blog

In addition to being a lawyer who specializes in cottage law and vacation property succession planning, I grew up in a family who owns a cottage on a lake up north.  I know what it’s like to spend idyllic days on the lake with my grandparents, … [Read more...]