Jo-Anne Herina Jeffreys
Jo-Anne Herina Jeffreys, Esq., CELA, is a Certified Elder Law Attorney, through the National Elder Law Foundation and concentrates her practice in the areas of Elder Law, Estate Planning and Special Needs Planning. She is admitted to practice law in Florida, New Jersey, New York, and Washington, D.C.
Mrs. Jeffreys is a former adjunct Professor of Law at Seton Hall University, School of Law. Mrs. Jeffreys is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and formerly served on its Board of Directors. Mrs. Jeffreys has been distinguished as a Fellow of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. Mrs. Jeffreys is a former Vice-Chair of the American Bar Association's Individual Rights and Responsibilities Elder Law Committee. Mrs. Jeffreys is an active member of the Special Needs Alliance, a national network of lawyers dedicated to serving families of persons with disabilities. Mrs. Jeffreys has been chosen as a New Jersey SuperLawyer by her peers every year since 2008. She frequently lectures on Elder Law topics at both the State and National level. She is a member of the Florida Bar Association, the Collier County Bar Association, and the Collier County Woman's Bar Association.
She is the co-author of Representing the Elderly Client- Law and Practice, Panel Publishers 1999, now Wolters Kluwer. Mrs. Jeffreys graduated from Boston College and received her Juris Doctor degree from Seton Hall University School of Law.
Areas of Practice
- Elder Law and Estate Planning
- Special Needs Planning