Michael H. Hough

Email: click here to contactMICHAEL H. HOUGH is a partner of Hough Law Offices, P.L.L.C. Michael concentrates his practice in estate planning, wills, trusts, probate, and trust administration.Michael received a B.A. degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1990 and a J.D. degree from the University of Denver in 1994. While attending law school, Michael was an Officer on the Moot Court Board from 1993 to 1994, a member of the Transportation Law Journal, and a member of Phi Alpha Delta. After law school, Michael joined Hough Law Offices, P.L.L.C. in 1994.Michael is also a member of the following organizations: State Bar of Arizona, Maricopa County Bar Association, and the East Valley Estate Planning Council. Michael has been rated as a Distinguished Attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, in both ability and ethical standards for 15 straight years. Michael had served in various capacities (board member, Chairman of the Development Committee and on the Executive Board) on A New Leaf (a non profit organization in Mesa, Arizona) for almost 20 years until 2018.Practice Areas
Estate Planning; Probate; Wills; Trusts; Trusts and Estates; Decedents Estates; Estate Administration; Estate Planning for Parents of Handicapped Children; Estate Planning for the Elderly; Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples; Estate Settlements; Family Trusts; Living Trusts; Pet Trusts; Powers of Attorney; Supplemental Care Trusts; Trust Administration; Trust and Estate Collections; Trust Planning; Unclaimed Property; Wealth Planning; Wealth Preservation; Ancillary Probate; Probate Administration; Probate Taxation; Inheritance; Living Wills; Missing Heir Searches; Successions; Family Wealth Transfer; Fiduciary Law; Fiduciary Liability; Trust LawAdmitted: 1994, ArizonaLaw School: University of Denver, J.D.Member: Maricopa County Bar Association (Member, Estate Planning Section); State Bar of Arizona (Member, Probate and Trust Law Section).

Biography: Phi Alpha Delta. Officer, Moot Court Board, 1993-1994. Transportation Law Journal, 1992-1993. East Valley Estate Planning Council, (Member, 1994—; President, 1996-1997).

While we practice law in all Arizona counties, our law firm primarily serves clients in Maricopa and Pinal Counties and in such cities as Ahwatukee, Chandler, Gilbert, Gold Canyon, Mesa, Phoenix, Queen Creek, Scottsdale, Sun Lakes, and Tempe.