John M. Kirk, Jr., has
an active estate planning and probate practice. He
represents a number of closely held businesses. Prior to
joining Monaghan P.C., he was a founding partner in the law
firm of Meyer & Kirk P.L.L.C. where he worked with his
father, John M. Kirk, for fourteen years prior to his
Kirk is a graduate of
Kalamazoo College and received his juris doctorate from
Detroit College of Law. He a member of the Michigan Bar,
American Bar Association and Oakland County Bar Association.
He started with the firm of Meyer, Kirk Snyder & Safford
P.L.L.C., as a law clerk in 1996 and later joined the firm
as an associate after graduation from law school. Kirk has
experience working with clients in the areas of probate,
estate planning, corporate law, real estate, landlord tenant
and asbestos defense.
Kirk played basketball for
four years at Kalamazoo College, the last as a player/coach
and was an assistant basketball coach at Cranbrook Kingswood
school. He is an avid sailor and is a former Commodore of
the Walloon Yacht Club.
Areas of Practice:
Detroit College of
Law, Detroit, Michigan, 2000 J.D.