Ira Jaffe

Ira Jaffe
Senior Advisor

Mr. Jaffe is the Founding and Senior Partner of the law firm, Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, PC. He represents clients in estate and wealth planning, general corporate, partnership, limited liability and related matters such as financings, restructurings, securities and other commercial transactions. He provides mergers and acquisitions counsel for large publicly and privately held corporations as well as start-up ventures.

Mr. Jaffe is recognized as one of the leading creative business and real estate planners, being retained frequently to solve complex family/partnership disputes, distressed financial situations and entity expansion and sale transactions, providing a combination of legal and management skills to assist estates and roll up acquisition companies. He also serves or has served as the Trustee, Chairman, President and CEO of client related entities, including President and presently Chairman of Real Estate Development & Investment Co., Inc. and President and Chief Executive Officer of the Max M. Fisher Family Office.

Mr. Jaffe obtained his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan and Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering & Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts.