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Donna Jean Jackson

Estate planning Attorney at Oklahoma City, OK

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Licensed for 34 years

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4
Practice areas
  1. Estate planning
    40%
    wills, trusts, power of attorneys

    34 years

  2. Elder law
    20%
    Long-term care planning, including VA and Medicaid Planning; nursing home; special needs planning

    34 years

  3. Probate
    20%
    Handling estate and trust administration

    34 years

  4. Tax
    20%
    Tax return preparation and planning

    34 years

ESTATE PLANNING FOR PEACE OF MIND

Donna J. Jackson is a nationally recognized attorney, authority, speaker and educator in estate planning. Ms. Jackson is a CPA and holds a Master Degree (LL.M.) in Elder Law. Ms. Jackson has over 24 years of legal experience; she limits her practice to estate planning with an emphasis on Medicaid, VA Benefits and special needs planning, including trusts, special needs trusts, wills, durable power of attorneys and living wills. In addition, Ms. Jackson’s practice includes taxes, corporate, trust, individual, gift and estate, probates and business organizations, including corporations, limited partnerships and limited liability companies.

Ms. Jackson obtained a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master’s degree in Accounting from Oklahoma State University. She received her Juris Doctor degree from Oklahoma City University School of Law in 1988, and LL.M. in Elder Law from Stetson College of Law in Florida. She currently serves on the Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust Section Committee for the Oklahoma Bar Association. She is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association, American Bar Association, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Oklahoma State Society of CPAs, Wealth Counsel, Elder Counsel, and Academy of Special Needs Planners.

Ms. Jackson has been a keynote speaker for the Oklahoma Bar Association, Strafford, and National Business Institute (NBI). Donna J. Jackson has also presented hundreds of seminars on estate, tax and related topics to the general public, to various major corporations and their employees, including Oklahoma State University, and to CPAs, financial planners and attorneys. She was honored as one of the 2011 Five Star Wealth Managers in Estate Planning in the April 2011 edition of Oklahoma Magazine. Ms. Jackson has also taught as an adjunct professor at Oklahoma City University College of Law. Ms. Jackson received the Earl Sneed Award from the Oklahoma Bar Association in 2013 for her continuing contributions to legal education in Oklahoma.

Licensed for 34 years
State OK
Status Authorized to Practice Law
Acquired 1988
Updated 11/20/2022

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

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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 200-400 per hour
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • President
  • Donna J. Jackson, Attorney, PC
  • 1988 - Present

Education

  • Stetson University College of Law
  • LL.M - Master of Laws
  • 2010
  • Oklahoma City University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1988
  • Oklahoma State University
  • MS - Master of Science
  • 1983
  • Oklahoma State University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1977
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Associations

  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Chair of Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Section
  • 2015 - 2015
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Chair of Tax Steering Committee
  • 2014 - 2015

Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • 5 Star Wealth Advisors
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • Earl Sneed Award for Outstanding Contribution to CLE
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • 2013

Publications

  • Oklahoma State Society Focus
  • Succession Planning
  • 2014

Speaking Engagements

  • Estate and Probate Administration
  • Probate
  • 2014
  • Disability and Special Needs Planning
  • Ethics for Planning for Disablility
  • 2014
  • Planning for LGBT Community
  • Ethics
  • 2014
  • Estate Planning for Mom & Pop
  • Estate Planning
  • 2014
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Business Succession Planning
  • 2014
  • Medicaid Planning
  • Elder Law
  • 2014
  • Long-Term Care Planning
  • Long-Term Care Planning
  • 2014
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Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (5)
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Elder law Attorney | Jan 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Attorney Jackson is a top-notch elder law, estate planning, tax, and probate attorney. I would recommend her to anyone."
Estate planning Attorney | Apr 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. She is very knowledgable and ethical"
Estate planning Attorney | Jan 22
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Oklahoma City Estate planning Lawyer Donna Jean Jackson
Donna Jean Jackson
Estate planning Attorney
Oklahoma City, OK
Licensed for 34 years