John Huff is the lead attorney for the firm's personal services team and a member of the public sector practice group.
Much of John's day-to-day practice involves representing high-net-worth individuals and complex estates.
Referred by other attorneys within Law Weathers
or by professionals outside the firm, John
seeks solutions for client and family interests with regard to various business and personal assets, second marriage issues, and blended families.
He has experience in prenuptial agreements and trusts such as credit trusts, marital trusts, qualified personal residence trusts, irrevocable trusts, charitable trusts, and other wealth transfer vehicles.
also helps clients navigate estate tax law changes, gift taxation, trust administration, and probate issues.
He has experience in follow-up administration for tax appeals, audits, estate negotiations among siblings involved in a family business and those not involved, and provisions for disabled children.
Serving both as City Attorney for East Grand Rapids and Township Attorney for Cascade Charter Township for more than 25 years, John also has extensive experience in navigating the public/private interests that play out in municipal decision-making and initiatives to improve resident quality of life.
Some of John's interests include election law issues, contracts, zoning, and claims against government entities, to name a few.
is also called upon as special counsel in various municipalities to collaborate on negotiations and resolve conflicts - often acting as a neutral sounding board to hear the concerns of elected officials as well as citizens in order to support an effective and fair resolution.
spare time, John
enjoys playing guitar and working on his
extensive model train collection.
is a Chicago sports fan and also follows local sports in Detroit and Grand Rapids.