The Gertsburg Law Firm is pleased to announce that attorney Meg Pauken has joined the firm.Ms. Pauken will serve clients in the areas of Elder Law, Estate Planning, Probate, and Special Education. She will help our clients protect and preserve their assets, while planning for their futures.
Ms. Pauken draws on over 20 years of experience as a lawyer to provide wise and compassionate advice, unique to each client’s personal and family situation. Ms. Pauken started her career in a small firm, doing a wide range of civil litigation. Later she defended drug and medical device manufacturers in large-scale litigation, before settling into family law.
As a family law attorney, Ms. Pauken focused on a collaborative practice model, working with families to negotiate the best possible resolution in difficult circumstances. Over time, her practice has shifted to the planning aspect of representing families. Ms. Pauken helps her clients plan for the preservation and distribution of their assets, often through the use of trusts. She advises clients when a spouse or elderly family member is facing admission to a nursing home or long-term care facility, helping them navigate the often confusing world of Medicaid eligibility and asset preservation.
Ms. Pauken also advises and advocates for children with special educational needs, to help them obtain the services they need in order to thrive. She assists their parents with guardianships, conservatorships, and special needs trusts, along with general estate planning.
Meg Pauken can be reached at email@example.com or by phone at (440) 571-7542.