Attorney Michael D. Tully
Attorney Michael D. Tully has been an attorney since 1980. Michael graduated from Lorain Catholic High School in 1972, St. Joseph College (Rensselaer, Indiana) in 1976, and from Cleveland Marshall College of Law in 1980. Michael's law practice has always been located in Lorain, Ohio.
Michael has practiced exclusively in Probate Court since the late 1980's, and has handled cases in Lorain, Cuyahoga, Erie, Summit, and Huron Counties. He is a member of the Lorain County Bar Association and the Ohio State Bar Association.
In 2007 Michael received the Recognition Award from the Western Reserve Area Agency Aging and the Consortium Against Adult Abuse. This agency is a network of over 80 concerned individuals and organizations whose mission is to facilitate the identification, prevention, and treatment of abuse, neglect, and exploitation of elderly and vulnerable adults in Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, and Medina Counties. Michael has served the Lorain County Volunteer Guardianship Program and Adult Protective Services since the early 90's and this award recognizes him for the commitment of his professional career to promoting the protection of the vulnerable, older adults.
Michael has also been awarded the highest rating given to attorneys, AV*, for legal ability and ethical standards by the Martindale-Hubbell Lawyers Rating Service.
Michael is committed to quality work products and integrity. He maintains excellent working relationships with local bank trust departments, title companies, investment advisors, realtors, attorneys, the local courts, and other legal service related providers. Michael's role is that of a guide and problem solver, helping people through the legal steps necessary to accomplish their goals. Attorney Tully sees a problem not as most people see a problem, but instead, as "an opportunity for a creative solution."
In addition to the responsibilities of his law practice, Michael has been active in church, school, and community projects. Michael resides in Sheffield Village, Ohio with his wife, Cheryl, who is employed with the City of Elyria, Law Director/Prosecutor's Office. They have four (4) adult children.
*AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Rating Explanation: Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and Judiciary.
Thank you for your help. My mother’s estate has been settled with very little effort.
In the last few months, I have been extremely fortunate in having Attorney Michael Tully represent me. To my advantage he has advised me exactly how to reply to the many questions that come up for the most favorable results of this difficult case. A variety of questions that come up that require positive answers and most truthfully present our case. Attorney Michael Tully must select the best course to follow to the smallest details. It’s a pleasure to work with him and gives you a strong feeling that he would fairly solve even the most difficult legal problem and be fair with all.