Testimonials

What Clients Say

"Ellen was readily available, precise, responsive, and focused on creating an estate plan that was a personal fit for us. She was complete, thorough and showed respect for our budget and time. Ellen cares very much about her clients and doing what is best for them, and she has a strong sense of integrity and ethics. We feel safe and secure in Ellen's hands."

"I am most appreciative of the speed in which the process was completed. I know that I should have done all of this months ago."

"You answer questions with infinite patience. You make us feel looked after-a great feeling."

"Ellen is very warm and friendly and most importantly can be on the wavelength of the ordinary person. She's very clear and good at explaining things. She's very thorough. You feel very 'taken care of'."

"It was such a great pleasure working with you. You made us feel very comfortable and helped us feel good about protecting our future and assets. Thank you."

"I was especially grateful for the prompt reply to any concerns and questions we had, and to your sensitivity to our personal feelings and kind response to them."

"We appreciated the interest Ellen took in our lives and the way we structure them. It took away that 'ticking clock' feeling, even though the fees were in line with other lawyers. We're glad we found you and intend to recommend you to others."

"From the moment I first arrived in the office, I felt that I had a personal friend who wanted what was best for me. I thought I was having 'a will done', but I was given so much more."

"It was an easy process because it was so organized. There were easy to follow forms and easy to use checklists."



What Colleagues Say

"I ... refer clients to [Ellen] again and again. The feedback I receive is consistently excellent. Ellen is a great lawyer. She is smart and skilled and can handle highly sophisticated estate plans for individuals with a high net worth who need careful tax planning. She can also provide simple estate plans when appropriate. Ellen is thoughtful and creative while maintaining her attention to detail. Her work is impeccable and designed to meet the clients individual needs and wishes. Ellen is a special person who understands the emotional aspects of estate planning. She has the wonderful ability to be direct, clear and gentle all at the same time. I will continue to refer clients to Ellen because I know she will do an excellent job for them."
     Lisa Graff, Family Attorney

"I endorse Ellen without hesitation. She is intelligent, practical, experienced and compassionate. I have referred many clients to her with great results."
     Kelly Bonnevie, Real Estate Attorney

"Ellen and I have worked together on various client matters over the years. I have found Ellen to be a very skilled estate planner who has done excellent work for my clients on a reasonable fee structure. Every time I refer a client to Ellen for estate matters they contact me thereafter to thank me and express their satisfaction with Ellen. I have always found Ellen to be extremely professional, detail oriented, practical and a pleasure to work with."
     Steven Gurdin, Divorce & Separation Attorney

"I regularly recommend Ellen to people who are looking to create a sophisticated estate plan. She is bright, dedicated, sensitive, and focused on developing the very best plan for each client with whom she works."
     Lisa Marino, Divorce & Separation Attorney