Barbara Weinschenk is an attorney at Weinschenk Law, LLC, with offices in Akron, Ohio and Canal Fulton, Ohio.
The primary focus of her practice is Elder Law including estate planning, special needs planning, Medicaid planning, VA planning, guardianship, probate and estate administration.
Prior to entering legal practice, Ms. Weinschenk was a registered nurse for a number of years and has experience with health insurance and as a clinical nurse.
Ms. Weinschenk is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Elder Law Committee of the Ohio Bar Association, the Academy of Special Needs Planners, the Stark County Bar Association, and the Akron Bar Association.
She is a frequent lecturer on advanced directives, Medicaid planning, estate planning and special needs planning.
Ms. Weinschenk earned her B.S.N. degree, summa cum laude, at Ashland University and her J.D. degree at the University of Akron. She is a member of Wealth Counsel, Elder Counsel, and the Ohio Forum.
Attorney Weinschenk is married and has two children and five grandchildren.
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I endorse this lawyer. Barbara is a wonderful person and lawyer. We have worked together to increase our knowledge and to deliver a first rate client experience. Barbara goes the extra mile for her clients and has the knowledge, focus and heartfelt compassion for client's needs to back it up. I would recommend Barbara to my friends and family any day of the week.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Cali Award in Legal Drafting||the University of Akron School of Law||2003|
|Owner||Weinschenk Law LLC||2011 - Present|
|associate attorney||Law Office of Margaret H. Kreiner||2004 - 2011|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|ElderCounsel||Member||2008 - Present|
|Ohio State Bar Association||N/A||2004 - Present|
|Akron Bar Association||N/A||2004 - Present|
|Stark County Bar Association||N/A||2004 - Present|
|American Bar Association||N/A||2004 - 2011|
|WealthCounsel||N/A||2004 - Present|
|National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys||N/A||2004 - Present|
|Acadamy of Special Needs Planners||N/A||2004 - Present|
|Ohio Elder Law||Ethical Considerations: End of LIfe Issues||2008|
|University of School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2004|
|Ashland University||Nursing||Other - Bachelors||1995|
|Stow Kent Gardens - Resident speaker||Top Ten Myths About Estate Planning||2013|
|IMA - 2012-2013 Annual Program||Wills, Trusts, and Probate - What you Should Know about Estate Planning||2013|
|University of Akron Leadership Program||Trends in Legal Issues and Life Changes Related to Retirement||2012|