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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Real Estate: 70%
  2. Estate Planning: 30%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

9 total 

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  • Steven J Oshins

    It gives me great pleasure to endorse Jean Gillis. Not only is Jean a very knowledgeable estate planning attorney, but most importantly she is compassionate about her clients and really cares about making sure that their estate planning situations are resolved in a personalized and meaningful way.

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    Steven Oshins Estate planning Attorney
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  • Stephen M. Worrall

    Jean Gillis’ down-to-earth style, relaxed personality and eagle-eye attention to detail makes her an ideal attorney and legal counselor! Jean provides customized solutions to her clients' estate planning needs with a warm yet professional approach that allows her client families to be rest assured that they'll be taken care of if anything were to happen to them or their loved ones.

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Contact info

Rivinia Drive
Jupiter, FL, 33458

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NCActive200707/19/2016
FLMember in Good Standing199306/19/2016
GAResigned Membership 201508/05/2016
SCResigned200908/03/2016
MARetired199608/28/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Cancer Diagnosis Requires Careful PlanningLiving Trust based estate plan created; client/patient doing great!
Special Needs Trust-Parents Get Peace of MindTrust completed, parents relieved!
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
LinkedIn PulseThe "4 Core" Legal Documents Every Adult Needs2015
LinkedIn PulseEverything You Always Wanted to Know About Trusts . . . But Were Afraid to Ask (Part 1)2015
LinkedIn PulseEverything You Always Wanted to Know About Trusts . . . But Were Afraid to Ask (Part 2)2015
The Who, What, Where, When, and Why of Children's Life InsuranceJean Gillis Featured in The Who, What, Where, When, and Why of Children's Life Insurance2012
Students Loan Info MagazineJean Gillis Featured in Students Loan Info Magazine2012
Life Insurance and Divorce: More to It Than Just Changing BeneficiariesJean Gillis Featured in Life Insurance and Divorce: More to It Than Just Changing Beneficiaries2012
AvvoThe "4 Core" Legal Documents Every Adult Needs2012
AvvoGuardian Guidelines: Factors To Consider When Choosing A Permanent Guardian For Your Minor Child2012
Bedrock Divorce AdvisorsJean Gillis Featured in Bedrock Divorce Advisors2012
MBC LawJean Gillis Featured in MBC Law2012
Yahoo FinanceJean Gillis Featured in Yahoo Finance2012
Avvo"Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Trusts . . . But Were Afraid to Ask" (Part 1)2012
Avvo"Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Trusts . . . But Were Afraid to Ask" (Part 2)2012
Smart Money MagazineJean Gillis featured in Smart Money Magazine2011
Main Street MagazineJean Gillis Featured In Main Street Magazine2011
MSN MoneyJean Gillis Featured on MSN2011
In Digest BizJean Gillis Featured in In Digest Biz Magazine2011
Savvy Sisters SayJean Gillis Featured in Savvy Sisters Say2011
The Divorce Realtor's BlogJean Gillis Featured in The Divorce Realtor's Blog2011
Exceptional ChildChange Your Attitude, Change The World2011
Don't Give Up Or Give OutJean Gillis Featured in Don't Give Up Or Give Out2011
Lose The Spouse, Sell The HouseJean Gillis Featured in Lose The Spouse, Sell The House2011
Women Lawyers OnlineJean Gillis Interviewed By Women Lawyers Online2010
Hug Your Lawyer: Good Stories About LawyersJean Gillis Featured in Hug Your Lawyer: Good Stories About Lawyers2010
Charlotte Mocha Moms "Coffee Talk"Jean Gillis Featured in Charlotte Mocha Moms "Coffee Talk"2010
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Georgetown University Law CenterTaxationLL.M - Master of LawsN/A
University of South FloridaEnglishBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Seminar EventSomewhere Over The Rainbow: What Same-Sex Partners Need to Know About Estate Planning Now2015
Seminar EventSmart Women Protect their Assets2015
Seminar EventSpecial Needs Planning for Disabled Kids2015
Seminar EventConfronting End of Life Decisions: Dying with Dignity2014
Seminar EventNaming Guardians for Your Children2014
Seminar EventA Man Ain’t A Plan: Estate Planning For Savvy Ladies2014
Seminar EventSomewhere Over The Rainbow: What Same-Sex Partners Need to Know About Estate Planning Now2014
Seminar EventThe Shocking Truth About Estate Planning2014
Seminar Event"Getting Your Ducks In A Row" The Straight Scoop On Legal Planning For Busy Parents2013
Seminar EventA Man Ain’t A Plan: Estate Planning For Savvy Ladies2013
Seminar EventSomewhere Over The Rainbow: What Same-Sex Partners Need to Know About Estate Planning Now2013
Seminar EventYour Special Needs Child: How to Create a Fortress of Protection To Last A Lifetime2013
Webcast"Don't Rely On Luck For An Estate Plan!"2012
Webcast"Don't Rely On Luck For An Estate Plan!"2012
Webcast"Don't Rely On Luck For An Estate Plan!"2012
Seminar EventSomewhere Over The Rainbow: What Same-Sex Partners Need to Know About Estate Planning Now2012
Seminar EventA Man Ain’t A Plan: Estate Planning For Savvy Ladies2012
Television Appearance"Don't Rely On Luck For An Estate Plan!"2011
Seminar EventSomewhere Over The Rainbow: What Same-Sex Partners Need to Know About Estate Planning Now2011
Seminar EventA Man Ain’t A Plan: Estate Planning For Savvy Ladies2011
Seminar EventYour Special Needs Child: How to Create a Fortress of Protection To Last A Lifetime2011
Seminar EventSomewhere Over The Rainbow: What Same-Sex Partners Need to Know About Estate Planning Now2010
Seminar Event"Getting Your Ducks In A Row" The Straight Scoop On Legal Planning For Moms of Multiples2010
Seminar Event"Getting Your Ducks In A Row" The Straight Scoop On Legal Planning For Busy Parents2010
Live InterviewGet Ready For A "Wow" Experience!2010
Live InterviewJean Gillis Talks Estate Planning, Guardianships, Special Needs Planning2010
Seminar EventThe Shocking Truth About Estate Planning2009
SeminarEstate Planning Easy As "A-B-C"!2009
SeminarEstate Planning Easy As "A-B-C"!2008