Former CPA - MBA - Executive
Business Law, Probate & Dispute Resolution Attorney
in Grand Rapids, Michigan
L. Allen Heneveld
Attorney at Law
JD, MBA, C-Suite Executive & Former CPA
I am truly a client-minded attorney. As such, I approach each of my clients' cases with their best interest in mind. Because I have both a law degree, a MBA, and I was a former CPA and C-Suite Executive for 12 years, I’m able to provide you with quality representation not just from a legal perspective but also from a business perspective and one who understands numbers. As a result, you will be hard pressed to find another attorney that can help you achieve a better result for your situation.. My office is, based in Grand Rapids. I serve people throughout the metropolitan area, from Caledonia and Kentwood to Rockford and everywhere in between. Call my firm, LAH Law PLC, today to schedule a free, 15-minute phone consultation so we can get started on solving your challenges or issues.MORE ABOUT ME
What Sets Me Apart From the Rest?
A solid education, over 25 years of legal experience, 12 years experience as business executive, with a compassion for helping others.
Highly Educated & Experienced in the Law & Business Fields
Very few attorneys in the Grand Rapids, Michigan area and beyond have an MBA or CPA or as well as their law degree. While earning my degrees at George Washington University and Duke University, I was taught by some of the best professors and mentors in the legal and business realm. And I competed against some of the best and brightest future attorneys and business executives in the world. In addition, I have over 25 years of legal experience and 12 years of C-Suite experience (CEO, COO, CFO and In-House Counsel). Working with a business attorney who knows both sides of the spectrum and has competed against the best and brightest will give you the upper hand in both your business opportunities and challenges, probate and dispute resolution matters.
as a Business Owner
As a result of my Master of Business Administration, I have been lucky enough to have the opportunity to run three companies as either CEO or COO, CFO and In-House Counsel. I know what it takes to run a successful business, so having me in your corner will greatly increase your chances of achieving a successful result, whether it's establishing your business entity, expanding your business operations, or filing a trademark to protect your intellectual property.
I Take the Time to Get to Know You as a Person, Not Just a Client
Although education and experience are important, it's also important to choose an attorney that you will enjoy working with and who will treat you as a friend. Many of my clients become my friends because they appreciate the fact that I personable and I care about them first. It did not take long for them to realize that I am not trying to take advantage of them, but I am looking for ways to bless them. If you allow me, I will get to know you as a person and work to help you enjoy the success you are hoping for. And when you are experiencing challenging and/or stressful times, it is always nice to know that someone has your back!
"Allen is my kind of attorney because he understands business and people. He helps me define the proper approach to complex situations, and/or relationships which ultimately reduces legal costs."
"I formed a corporation nearly 20 years ago, had its taxes done, consulted on legal affairs, Trademarked a product line, and set up my accounting software all with the flawless advice and services of Allen Heneveld. Allen has had his hand in so many parts of the law and business, you couldn't ask him something he hasn't already done or is able to quickly navigate through to a great solution for you and your business!"
"Allen assisted me with a sale of our business. He was diligent and carefully looked after my interests in the transaction. He went out of the way to accommodate our needs and also to be upfront and fair with his fees. I would certainly use his services in the future."
Your Success Is My Top Priority, Not Your Invoice
I know that every penny counts, especially when it comes to the success and longevity of your company or your personal finances. Because I am always looking for your success, I am always looking for ways to save you legal fees or other expenses (such as taxes). In addition, I try to understand you and what you are going through, so I can best determine what success looks like to you. As a result, I strive to provide you with only the necessary guidance and representation necessary for your success and to provide it in a way that best suites you, without sacrificing the quality of my services.
You can rest assured knowing that I am here looking out for your best interest – be it helping you and your business through a variety of matters from start-up to expansion to reorganization to trademarks, the sale or purchase of a business (and beyond) or you personally through probate or working througha dispute to arrive at a win-win resolution.
The bottom line is that I am here to help you succeed, regardless of whether you require guidance for your business, probate or conflict resolution My office in Grand Rapids, Michigan serves people throughout Kentwood, Wyoming, Caledonia, Rockford and the surrounding areas. Schedule a free consultation by filling out the form below or simply calling me.