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Rebecca S Pitts

Elder law Attorney at Salem, OR

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also known as Rebecca S. Kueny

  • Licensed for 10 years
    State OR
    Acquired 2013
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Rebecca

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2
Practice areas
  1. Elder law
    50%
    Long Term Care Planning, Conservatorships and Guardianships, Medicaid Benefits, VA Benefits

  2. Estate planning
    50%
    Legacy Planning, Long Term Care Planning, Wills, Trust, Powers of Attorney, Advance Directives, and other planning tools

Rebecca enjoys creating and implementing a comprehensive plan with her clients to make sure that her clients’ goals are carried out through life and after death. She educates the community on asset protection, estate planning, long term care planning, and legal issues for incapacitated adults. Rebecca is a professional fiduciary and is certified through the National Guardianship Association. She is also an accredited attorney with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Rebecca grew up in Tucson, Arizona where she received her B.S. in psychology from the University of Arizona. Upon graduation, Rebecca joined a renowned estate planning and elder law firm in Tucson. It was during that time Rebecca’s passion for the law grew and led her to Willamette University College of Law, where she received her J.D.

Rebecca is very active within the community. She is on the Board of Directors for Leave a Legacy Mid-Willamette Valley, an organization that promotes charitable gifting and estate planning. Rebecca is also an active member of the Willamette Valley Estate Planning Council, Mary Leonard Law Society, and Oregon Women Lawyers. She recently co-wrote a textbook for the National Judicial College on the Probate Court.

Location

Rice Kueny LLC
2659 Commercial St. SE
Suite 260
Salem, OR, 97302

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AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Managing Partner
  • Rice Kueny LLC
  • 2016 - Present
  • Owner
  • Kueny Law, LLC
  • 2015 - 2016
  • Associate Attorney
  • Douglas, Conroyd, Gibb & Pacheco, PC
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Law Clerk
  • Douglas, Conroyd, Gibb & Pacheco, PC
  • 2012 - 2013
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Willamette University: College Of Law
  • 2011 - 2013
  • Financial Assistant
  • Fleming & Curti, PLC
  • 2007 - 2010
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Education

  • Willamette University College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2013
  • University of Arizona
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 2007

Associations

  • Leave a Legacy Mid-Willamette Valley
  • Board Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • Mary Leonard Law Society
  • Board Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • The Willamette Valley American Inn of Court
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Marion County CourtCare
  • Steering Committee Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Willamette Valley Estate Planning Council
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Oregon Women Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • National Guardianship Association
  • Certified Guardian
  • 2015 - Present
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Accredited Attorney
  • 2014 - Present
  • Salem Chamber Orchestra
  • President
  • 2013 - 2015
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Mentor 2015-2016
  • Willamette University College of Law
  • 2016
  • Outstanding Mentor 2014-2015
  • Willamette University College of Law
  • 2015

Publications

  • National Judicial College
  • Probate Matters: Education for Judicial Officers
  • 2016
  • Elder Law Elements 2015
  • A Step-by-Step Analysis: ORS 124.060
  • 2015

Speaking Engagements

  • Estate Planning & Fiduciary Services
  • Estate Planning
  • 2016
  • Planning for Your Future
  • Estate Planning and Long Term Care
  • 2015
  • Elder Law Elements 2015
  • The Intersection of Elder Abuse Reporting & Ethics
  • 2015

Attorney endorsements

Received (8)
Given (10)
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Elder law Attorney | Aug 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I highly endorse Rebecca as a lawyer in both elder law and estate planning. She is very dedicated to providing her clients with excellent service and client-oriented solutions to complex estates and challenging elder law issues."
Elder law Attorney | Jul 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Rebecca is a passionate attorney who cares deeply about her client's issues. If you are looking for an attorney to help you with Oregon Medicaid, or estate planning, Rebecca is the attorney for you."
Elder law Attorney | May 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Estate planning Attorney | May 09
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"As a family law practitioner in this community, I often have clients that need to revise their estate plans following divorce. I highly recommend Rebecca Kueny to them because she is intelligent, highly attentive to details, and compassionate."
Estate planning Attorney | Mar 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Rebecca and I are friends who worked together on the Student Bar Association in law school. She has always been a diligent worker, a caring and intelligent advocate, and a poised professional. I endorse this lawyer without hesitation."
Elder law Attorney | Oct 13
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Rebecca is a compassionate fiduciary who has taken wonderful care of my estate planning clients."
Unknown Attorney | Sep 29
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Rebecca is an outstanding attorney and her expertise as a professional fiduciary is a boon to the entire Salem legal community."
Unknown Attorney | Jul 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Salem Elder law Lawyer Rebecca S Pitts
Rebecca S Pitts
Elder law Attorney
Salem, OR
Licensed for 10 years