Jillian Mastroianni Speaks at Murfeesboro Estate Planning Council

Jillian Mastroianni was the featured speaker at the August 16 meeting of the Murfreesboro Estate Planning Council.  Jillian led a discussion on updates in the law of probate and estate planning and offered tips and best practices. The Council consists of Murfreesboro-area attorneys, trust advisors, and other professionals who focus on estate planning matters.

Mastroianni focuses her practice on estate planning, real estate law, and business entities.

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Mastroianni, Stigreaves Present CLE Seminar

On March 3, Jillian Mastroianni joined the Honorable Randy Kennedy (7th Circuit Court, 20th Judicial District) as part of the Nashville Bar Association’s Friday FUNdamentals series of continuing legal education programs for first and second year attorneys.  Judge Kennedy and Ms. Mastroianni discussed basic estate planning and probate.  DPBC attorney Elizabeth Sitgreaves served as producer of the program.

 

Mastroianni Trains Vanderbilt Law Students to Help Veterans with Legal Needs

Mastroianni-264247--resizedJillian Mastroianni led a training Vanderbilt Law students at the school’s legal clinic serving veterans. The January 31 program provided instruction on estate planning services for veterans.  Through their clinic work, the Vanderbilt Law students provide legal services to low-income patients at Nashville’s VA Hospital.

Mastroianni focuses her practice on estate planning, real estate law, and business entities.  Mastroianni co-authors, along with Harlan Dodson, the Introduction to Estate Planning and Administration in Tennessee textbook, a source of reference for attorneys throughout the state

Dodson, Parker, Mastroianni Attend 51st Annual Heckerling Institute

DPBC Attorneys Harlan Dodson, Paul S. Parker, and Jillian Mastroianni recently attended the 51st Annual Heckerling Institute for Estate Planning, the nation’s leading conference for estate planners.

Each year, professionals from across the nation–including attorneys, accountants, insurance professionals, certified financial planners, and Internal Revenue Service workers–gather annually with prominent authorities in the field to discuss and analyses the most important developments in  estate planning and estate, gift, and income taxation.

 

Dodson Parker Included on Best Lawyers® – U.S. News 2017 “Best Law Firms” List for Metro Nashville Area

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have announced their 2017 “Best Law Firms” rankings. According to the publications, the “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

Dodson Parker Behm & Capparella, PC received rankings in multiple practice areas for the Metro Nashville Area, with “Tier 1” rankings in Appellate Practice, Insurance Law, and Non-Profit/Charities Law.  View the firm’s complete rankings here.

Four DPBC Attorneys Named to Legal Aid “Attorney Honor Roll”; Firm Acknowledged as “Leadership Cabinet”

The Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands recently released its annual report for the year 2015, and four Dodson Parker Attorneys have been named to the organization’s “Attorney Honor Roll.”  The designation recognizes their pro bono service in volunteering for the organization.

Named to the Honor Roll are:

Margaret L. Behm
Candi Henry
Elizabeth Sitgreaves
Tyler C. Yarbro

In addition, Dodson Parker Behm & Capparella, PC was proud to be part of the Legal Aid Society’s Leadership Cabinet for 2015, representing the firm’s financial commitment to the 2015 Campaign for Equal Justice, for which Margaret L. Behm served as 2015 Campaign Chair.  The campaign–the most successful in the organization’s history–collected more than $820,000 to help Legal Aid continue to provide free legal services to those in need.

 

Mastroianni Trains Vanderbilt Law Students on Providing Services to Veterans

Mastroianni-264247--resizedJillian Mastroianni recently trained Vanderbilt Law students at the school’s legal clinic serving veterans. Through their clinic work, the students provide legal services to low-income patients at Nashville’s VA Hospital.  Mastroianni provided instruction on estate planning services for veterans.

Mastroianni leads presentation for Murfreesboro Estate Planning Council

Jillian Mastroianni was the featured speaker at the September 13 meeting of the Murfreesboro Estate Planning Council.  She led a discussion on the best approaches to estate planning for legal issues related to retirement benefits.  The Council consists of Murfreesboro-area attorneys, trust advisors, and other professionals who focus on estate planning matters.

Mastroianni focuses her practice on estate planning, real estate law, and business entities.