dedicated to serving our clients

Founded in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in 1978, the success of our law firm has been built around our commitment to addressing our client’s legal concerns with effective solutions. We are proud of the dedicated and talented team of attorneys and staff that we’ve built over the last three decades. Your principal advisor is typically supported by a team of specialists and a highly trained administrative staff and your specific needs determine the composition of the team. + SEE WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT US.

Our clients have leaned on our team for decades because we listen to their concerns and provide straightforward answers. You may call any of the attorneys listed below at 616.647.8277. Please be advised that you should not send us any confidential information unless you have been established as a client.


Veterans, Military and Law Enforcement Receive Discount On Legal Services

SB&R is pleased to announce that effective immediately, all veterans and active-duty members of the US Armed Forces and all serving members of law enforcement will receive a 20% discount from our normal fees on all Estate Planning Services (Wills, Trusts, Patient Advocate Forms, Elder Care Planning , etc.) provided…

Congratulations Gary Schenk

Congratulations to Gary Schenk, one of our founding partners.  Gary has been recognized again this year by Martindale-Hubbell, the country’s leading lawyer assessment (by his peers) and information source, as a “Pre-Eminent AV” lawyer, the highest award for ethics and legal skills.  This rating was given to Gary by his…

Gary Schenk Recognized for Excellence in Law

Congratulations to Gary Schenk for being recognized for Excellence in Law by Worldwide Registry.  Click on the link below to see why Gary was awarded this recognition. Gary Schenk Recognized for Excellence in Law