Mr. Curoe concentrates his practice primarily in representing high net worth individuals in estate planning, tax matters and business ventures.
He also specializes in helping wealthy individuals and business owners protect their assets, grow their businesses, and preserve a legacy for their families and charitable interests. Mr. Curoe also represents financial institutions and individual trustees on trust administration and litigation matters.
Mr. Curoe is a member of the Financial and Estate Planning Council of Metropolitan Detroit. He is admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and the Detroit Bar Association.
Mr. Curoe is listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2017 under Trusts and Estates and is listed as a 2017 “Top Lawyer” by DBusiness magazine. Mr. Curoe is listed in Michigan Super Lawyers 2016 under Estate Planning & Probate.
Mr. Curoe has served in leadership positions with several nonprofit and charitable organizations. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees of the Archdiocese of Detroit Endowment Foundation, on the Detroit Athletic Club Finance Committee, and on the Michigan Bankers Association Trust Counsel Committee. He is a member of Leadership Detroit XXIX and a 2010 Co-Chair of the Tigers Fundraiser Committee for Loyola High School. He is a former Chairman of the Board of Directors for Matrix Human Services.
Honors, Awards, and Recognition
- The Best Lawyers in America® 2017, Trusts & Estates
- DBusiness Magazine "Top Lawyers"2009, 2011-2017
- Michigan Super Lawyers, 2016
Civic, Cultural and Community Activities
- Archdiocese of Detroit Endowment Foundation, Board of Trustees
- Detroit Athletic Club Finance Committee
- Michigan Bankers Association Trust Counsel Committee
- Leadership Detroit XXIX, Graduate
- State Bar of Michigan
- Business Law Section
- Probate and Estate Planning Section
- Taxation Section
- 11/17/201627 Bodman Attorneys named “Top Lawyers 2017” by DBusiness Magazine
- 09/01/201648 Bodman Attorneys Listed in Michigan Super Lawyers 2016
- 08/16/201642 Bodman Attorneys Named to 2017 Best Lawyers in America List
- 09/28/201551 Bodman Attorneys Listed in Michigan Super Lawyers 2015
- 09/17/2015 Forty-eight Bodman Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2016
- University of Notre Dame Law School, J.D.
- Mitchell Hamline School of Law, LL.M., Taxation
- University of St. Thomas, B.A., Finance, magna cum laude
- State Bar of Michigan
- Leadership Detroit
- Detroit Bar Association (DBA)
- Financial and Estate Planning Council of Metropolitan Detroit