Neil P. Jansen

Neil P. Jansen

Neil P. Jansen is an attorney at Mika Meyers’ Grand Rapids office. Jansen practices in the areas of civil and real estate litigation, probate litigation, estate planning and eminent domain. He is a member of the Grand Rapids and American bar associations, State Bar of Michigan and National Order of Barristers. He is also a board member for Camp Blodgett. Jansen received his bachelor's degree in political science and international studies from Michigan State University in 1984 and his law degree from Wayne State University in 1988, where he was a member of the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court team and chancellor of the Moot Court Program.


Keeping the family cottage in the family

March 30, 2018
In Michigan, going Up North to the family cottage is a great way to escape for many families. Long days at the lake, on the ski hill or at “deer camp” can make for wonderful memories. Many families want to continue this tradition by transferring their cottage to the next generation, but that transfer can be tricky, especially in large families. Read More

Planning for your four-legged friends as part of your estate

July 31, 2017
They listen to our stories and complaints when no one else is around. They comfort us, provide a sense of security, and never judge us. But what happens to our beloved pet or companion animal when we are no longer able to look after them? Increasingly, people are turning to pet trusts to answer that question. Read More