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George Paul Guertin

George Paul Guertin

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Elder Law, Probate

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About Me

        Attorney Guertin's expertise and eazygoing style have made him popular with his peers as well as his clients.  He is a faculy member of the National Business Institute and a member of Wealth Counsel's Professional Speaker's Bureau.  He is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and the Connecticut Bar Association's Estate and Probate Section.  Attorney Guertin is also a charter member of the Connecticut Bar Association's Elder Law Section.


       He had co-authored two textbooks: Key Issues in Estate Planning in Connecticut and Estate, Financial and Health Care Planning of Elder Clients.  He also co-authored the book, Planning for the Future: A Practical Guide to Estate Planning and Avoiding Bad "Heir" Days, with his son and partner, Marc.


        Attorney Guertin earned his Bachelor of Science degree, cum laude from the University of New Haven and earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Connecticut School of Law. 


        He is admitted to practice before the bars in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and the United States Supreme Court.


       He has been helping individuals and families for the past 20 years to Preserve and Protect  Everything That They Own and Everyone That They Love.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Estate Planning: 50%
    25 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Elder Law: 30%
    25 years, 350 cases
  3. Probate: 20%
    25 years, 250 cases

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Barry J Sinoway

    I endorse this lawyer. George is one of the most knowlegeable and higthly regarded lawyers in this area. He regularly handles complicated matters involving elder law ,estates and trusts with great expertise. I give him my highest recomendation.

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    Barry Sinoway Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Amee James Lunn

    Attorney Guertin is a very knowledgeable attorney. He has served as opposing counsel on several probate matters that I have been involved in. I was also impressed by his professional yet compassionate style when dealing with his clients.

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    Amee Lunn Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Guertin and Guertin, LLC

26 Broadway
North Haven, CT, 06473

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive200704/17/2015
CTActive199008/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Five-Star Wealth ManagerConnecticut Magazine2013
Five-Star Wealh ManagerConnecticut Magazine2012
Person of the WeekNorth Haven Courier Newspaper2012
Five-Star Wealth ManagerConnecticut Magazine2011
Person of the WeekThe Sound Newspaper2006
Chamber Member of the YearNorth Branford Chamber of Commerce2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerGuertin and Guertin, LLC1990 - 2013

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Connecticut Bar Association, Elder Law SectionMember1996 - Present
Better Business BureauMember1994 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember1993 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association, Estates and Probate SectionMember1991 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Special Needs ChildPeace of mind for the family
Senior worried about Nursing HomeProtection of $250,000.

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
VariousEstate Planning and Elder LawN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Connecticut School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
University of New HavenForensic ScienceBS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
VariousEstate Planning and Elder LawN/A