The Van Winkle Law Firm announced today that attorney Jenny Boyer has joined the firm's trusts and estates team as an associate. Boyer will focus her practice on estate planning, estate and trust administration, charitable gift planning, and trust reformations and terminations.
Prior to joining Van Winkle, Boyer practiced in Charlotte at a large New York-based law firm in the field of commercial real estate finance and securitization. During law school, she was a member of the Elder Law Clinic at the Legal Aid Justice Center in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Boyer completed her undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and earned her law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law. She is a member of the North Carolina State Bar, 28th Judicial District Bar, Pisgah Legal Services Young Professionals Board and United Way Highlands Circle. She and her husband live in Asheville.
"We are glad to welcome Jenny Boyer to the firm’s trusts and estates practice," said Caroline Knox, president of The Van Winkle Law Firm. "Jenny’s experience in trusts and estates, as well as elder law, make her a wonderful addition to our team."
The Van Winkle Law Firm's trusts, estates and elder law team includes three fellows of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), three board-certified specialists in estate planning and probate law, one board-certified elder law attorney, two certified public accountants (CPAs), and two attorneys with Master of Laws in Taxation degrees.
For more than 100 years, the attorneys at The Van Winkle Law Firm have provided a premier level of strategic legal counsel and services to meet clients’ personal, estate planning, commercial, business, and litigation needs. Van Winkle is the largest law firm headquartered in Asheville. With licensed attorneys serving clients in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia, the firm is one of the most respected in the region. For additional information, please visit www.vwlawfirm.com.