5 Common Estate Planning Mistakes Made by Women and How to Avoid Them

5 Common Estate Planning Mistakes Made by Women and How to Avoid ThemWhether you are single or married, starting a first job or facing retirement, the path of life is full of choices, challenges and shifting priorities. The presentation will share insights to help you be prepared for all of life’s possibilities. Take away the advice you need to be in charge of your life and have peace of mind.

About Keren:

Keren G. BirnbaumKeren G. Birnbaum, Esq. is a senior associate with Schwartz Ettenger, PLLC where she concentrates her practice in the areas of Estate Planning, Trust and Estate Administration and Elder Law. She has over 10 years of experience advising clients on how to protect themselves, their loved ones and their business in the event of death, incapacity or disability.

For many clients, estate and long-term care planning can be an intimidating process. Ms. Birnbaum walks them through the steps, listening to their concerns and educating them about their options. Her practice covers a wide range of matters, including: Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning, Health Care Proxy, Living Will, Durable Power of Attorney, Trust and Estate Administration, Probate, Asset Protection, Medicaid and Long-Term Care Planning, Charitable Giving, Business Succession Planning, and Disability Planning.

Ms. Birnbaum earned her law degree at Hofstra University School of Law and her Bachelor’s Degree at Brandeis University. She is admitted to the New York State Bar, is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Queens County Bar Association, Brandeis Association, and is an active member of the Elder Law and Trusts and Estates Sections of the New York State Bar Association. Ms. Birnbaum has also lectured and published articles on various elder law and estate planning issues.

Ms. Birnbaum is a devoted wife and mother to three beautiful girls. She enjoys spending time with her family and is an active community member dedicating her spare time to her local synagogue and her children’s schools as Corresponding Secretary of the Parent Teacher Organization.

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