Kelly Stearns has a background in real estate and is also a licensed Real Estate... more
Kelly Stearns has a background in real estate and is also a licensed Real Estate Broker in Oregon. Ms. Stearns focuses her practice on estate planning, contracts, land use and real estate issues. Ms. Stearns is also an avid equestrian and can assist you in all aspects of equine law.
Jennifer Potter, junior partner at the Soto Law Firm, P.C., graduated, cum laude,... more
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 W... view profile
Originally born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware, I moved to Oregon in 2001 after... more
Originally born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware, I moved to Oregon in 2001 after graduating from law school at the University of Arizona. I love Oregon for its beautiful scenery, high quality of life, and commitment to protecting the environment. I have been fortunate to work with many great lawyers since I began practicing law in 2001, and have tried to incorporate their techniques in my ow... view profile
"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.