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Michael S. McGowan

Partner
1000 Jackson Street
Toledo, OH 43604
Direct419.321.1227
Fax419.241.6894
mmcgowan@slk-law.com

Assistant

Anna Crissman
Direct419.321.1257
acrissman@slk-law.com

Michael S. McGowan is a lawyer and certified public accountant (inactive).  Mike has extensive experience in representing closely held businesses and their owners.  He regularly represents clients in a variety of merger and acquisition, capital raising and other business transactions.  He has substantial experience in structuring business entities and real estate transactions, including tax-free exchanges, succession planning for closely held businesses, assisting clients in the financial analysis of business transactions and federal and state administrative tax controversies.  Mike also has extensive experience in the areas of taxation, pass-through entities and general business matters.

Honors

  • Best Lawyers in America, 1995 - 2019
  • Best Lawyers "Toledo Tax Law Lawyer of the Year," 2019; "Toledo Corporate Law Lawyer of the Year," 2013
  • Toledo Business Journal, "Who's Who in Toledo Area Law"
  • AV® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

News Releases

09.10.2018Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Toledo Business Journal’s "Who’s Who In Toledo Area Law"
08.15.2018Shumaker Lawyers Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019
08.17.2017Shumaker Lawyers Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018
08.16.2016Shumaker Lawyers Recognized in The Best Lawyers In America® 2017
08.19.2015Shumaker Lawyers Recognized in The Best Lawyers In America® 2016
09.05.2014Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Toledo Business Journal’s “Who’s Who in Toledo Area Law” Recognition
08.21.201483 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Lawyers Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015
08.15.201383 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Lawyers Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014
09.13.2012Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Lawyers Named Best Lawyers' 2013 “Lawyers of the Year”
09.12.2012Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Toledo Business Journal’s “Who’s Who in Toledo Area Law” Recognition
08.28.201281 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Lawyers Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013
09.15.2011Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Toledo Business Journal’s “Who’s Who in Toledo Area Law” Recognition
09.07.201170 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers In America® 2012
08.12.201070 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2011
07.29.2010Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Toledo Business Journal’s “Who’s Who in Area Law” Recognition

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Education

  • J.D., cum laude, The University of Toledo, 1981
  • B.B.A., magna cum laude, The University of Toledo, 1978

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Ohio, 1982

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