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Jennifer D Potter

Jennifer D Potter

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Elder Law, Business, Real Estate

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About Me

Jennifer Potter, junior partner at the Soto Law Firm, P.C., graduated, cum laude, from Western Oregon University, with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Jennifer then graduated with her Doctorate of Jurisprudence from Willamette University College of Law. She is a 2008-2009 board member of the Albany Rotary Club, and an active member of the Linn-Benton Women Lawyers group and the Professional Women’s Association. Jennifer is a member of the Linn Benton Bar Association, and the Oregon State Bar Estate Planning, Real Estate and Land Use, and Elder Law Sections.

Jennifer’s practice focuses on estate planning for taxable and non-taxable estates, including revocable living trusts, irrevocable trusts, wills, special needs trusts, powers of attorney, trust administration, probate, and planning for probate avoidance. Jennifer also practices in the area of Elder Law, and provides services with regard to Medicaid planning, guardianships and conservatorships, and Income Cap Trusts.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Elder Law: 49%
    8 years
  2. Estate Planning: 49%
    8 years
  3. Real Estate: 1%
    8 years
  4. Business: 1%
    8 years



Hourly ($195/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • James D McVittie

    I know Jenny as a fellow Wealth Counsel Attorney. She is truly a joy to be around. I have found Jenny to be thoughtful, inquisitive and insightful when it comes to estate planning. I would highly recommend Jenny.


    James McVittie Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Sara K Yen

    Jenny seems to have an insatiable appetite for learning. What this means for her clients is that she is right on top of "the latest thing" while maintaining a strong grounding in the tried and true. She is a true advocate for her clients, and works very hard to obtain the best outcome she possibly can.


    Sara Yen Elder Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

939 Elm St
PO Box 1045
Albany, OR, 97321




Professional Misconduct

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

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerSoto Law Firm, P.C.2006 - Present
Law ClerkCrowell Ing2006 - 2006


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Linn Benton Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Oregon State Bar, Real Estate and Land Use SectionN/A2010 - Present
Rotary Club of AlbanyBoard Member2008 - 2010
Linn County Bar AssociationSecretary2007 - 2009
Oregon State Bar, Estate Planning and Administration SectionN/A2006 - Present
Oregon State Bar, Elder Law SectionN/A2006 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Willamette University College of LawN/AJuris Doctorate2006
Western Oregon UniversityPsychologyBachelor of Arts2003

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Probate Process from Start to FinishPutting the Case to Rest: Closing the Estate2010
Probate Process from Start to FinishLitigating during the Probate Process2010
Probate Process from Start to FinishDetermining if Spouse's Elective Share is an Option2010