Jessica Zhang

Associate Editor jessica.zhang@lewissaret.com Jessica is currently a Junior at Johns Hopkins University, double-majoring in International Studies and Economics and minoring in Social Policy. She has held summer internships at a criminal justice nonprofit in Baltimore City and at a progressive opposition research firm in Washington, DC. She is currently a Paralegal at the Law Office … Continue reading Jessica Zhang

Terrence M. Franklin

Terrence M. Franklin, Esq.: Terrence M. Franklin (“Terry”), Partner at Sacks Glazier Franklin & Lodise, is a seasoned attorney with nearly a quarter century of experience handling trust and estates and probate litigation, disputes and appeals. Terry has extensive trial and appellate experience, including successful published appeals and the landmark Moeller case, which was brought … Continue reading Terrence M. Franklin

Paul D’Alessandro, Jr.

Paul D'Alessandro, Jr. is an associate in Akerman LLP’s Miami, FL office, where he focuses on international taxation and estate planning. Paul advises clients on matters such as federal income and transfer taxation of nonresident alien individuals, entity classification, pre-immigration issues, inbound and outbound tax planning, and the restructuring and disposition of U.S. real property … Continue reading Paul D’Alessandro, Jr.

Jonathan E. Gopman

Jonathan E. Gopman is a partner in Akerman LLP's Naples, FL office and Chair of the firm's Trusts & Estates Practice Group. Jonathan's practice focuses on sophisticated wealth accumulation and preservation planning strategies for entrepreneurs. He has authored and coauthored numerous articles on asset protection and estate planning and frequently lectures on these topics throughout … Continue reading Jonathan E. Gopman

Melissa Sprinkle

Melissa Sprinkle is a member of the Bryan Cave’s Private Client Group where she concentrates on fiduciary law, as well as tax and estate planning. She assists clients with their pre-death estate planning and wealth preservation, as well as with post-death trust and estate administration. Ms. Sprinkle also helps clients further their charitable inclinations by creating … Continue reading Melissa Sprinkle

Kimberly E. Civins

A partner in the firm’s Private Client Practice Group, Kimberly Civins concentrates her practice in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, trusts, tax exempt entities (including public charities and private foundations), transfer tax, business succession planning and federal and state regulation of bank trust departments. She also advises clients in trust and estate litigation … Continue reading Kimberly E. Civins