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Lisa Lynn Coggins

Estate planning Attorney at Wilmington, DE

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  • State Years
    Delaware - DE 21 years
    New York - NY 21 years
    Massachusetts - MA 21 years
    Florida - FL 20 years
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State DE
    Acquired 2002
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State NY
    Acquired 2002
    Status
    Currently Registered No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State MA
    Acquired 2002
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 20 years
    State FL
    Acquired 2003
    Status
    Member in Good Standing - CLER Exempt No misconduct found

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

About Lisa

Learn Lisa’s areas of practice.

4
Practice areas
  1. Estate planning
    65%
    Preparation of estate documents including but not limited to, wills, trusts, powers of attorney and health care directives as well as probate and trust administration.

    22 years

  2. Business
    15%
    Business formation and documentation for Delaware Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, Statutory Trusts and other business matters.

    17 years

  3. Chapter 11 bankruptcy
    10%
    Creditor, Trustee, Committee, Government Entity and Debtor representation in Chapter 11 and Commercial Chapter 7 Matters including but not limited to lift-stay proceedings, preference actions, claims and other disputes.

    22 years

  4. Elder law
    10%
    Various issues facing our seniors as well as guardianship proceedings for any age group.

    22 years

Lisa was born in Wilmington, Delaware.  While attending law school at night she worked full time as a law clerk for the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office and then as a corporate bankruptcy paralegal until her graduation.  

 

Lisa focuses her practice on wills & trusts, estate planning and administration, commercial bankruptcy, business planning, formation and documentation, and elder law, including guardianship actions.  She regularly represent families, individuals, businesses, executors/personal representatives, trustees, Chapter 7 trustees, litigation/liquidation trustees, plan administrators and municipalities in various matters. 

 

Additionally, she often serves as a Court appointed attorney ad litem in guardianship actions.  She is a certified mediator for the Superior Court for the State of Delaware, New Castle County and is on the register of mediators for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of DE.  

Location

Woloshin Lynch & Associates, P. A.
3200 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE, 19803
Woloshin, Lynch & Associates, P.A.
22 West Main St.
Middletown, DE, 19709
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Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Woloshin, Lynch & Associates, P.A.
  • 2017 - Present
  • Director
  • Ferry Joseph, P.A.
  • 2001 - 2017

Education

  • Widener University School of Law
  • JD
  • 2001
  • University of Delaware
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.),
  • 1997

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Local Counsel
  • Local Counsel
  • n/a
  • Tucker v. Lawrie
  • see Tucker v. Lawrie, 2007 WL 2372616, (Del.Ch.), (confirmed by Lawrie v. Tucker, 956 A.2d 642, 2008 WL 3234000 (Del. Supr.)

Associations

  • DSBA Women and the Law Section
  • member
  • 2013 - Present
  • DSBA Corporation Law Section
  • member
  • 2011 - Present
  • DSBA Estates & Trusts Section
  • member
  • 2007 - Present
  • Delaware Bankruptcy Inns of Court
  • Secretary/Treasurer (2015 -2016 term)
  • 2006 - Present
  • Delaware State Bar Association
  • member
  • 2001 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Speaking Engagements

  • The Probate Process From Start to Finish
  • Probate/Estate Administration
  • 2015

Attorney endorsements

Received (2)
Given (1)
Endorse Lisa
Estate planning Attorney | Mar 01
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"In addition to being a great lawyer, she is kind, caring, and supportive in her treatment of clients. I would highly recommend retaining her services."
Wills and living wills Attorney | Feb 04
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"I endorse this lawyer."

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Wilmington Estate planning Lawyer Lisa Lynn Coggins
Lisa Lynn Coggins
Estate planning Attorney
Wilmington, DE
Licensed for 21 years