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Alyson R. Marcucio

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Practice Areas:

  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Taxation
  • Probate
  • Conservatorship

Languages

  • English

Biography

Alyson R. Marcucio practices in the firm's estate planning and probate group, with considerable emphasis on elder law. Alyson's goal-oriented approach toward advising clients eases the often complicated asset transfer process and results in estate plans tailored to each client's unique circumstances. Her practice in elder law includes long term care, incapacity and special needs planning, eligibility for Medicaid and other public benefits, and conservatorship proceedings. Alyson rounds out her practice by assisting families to navigate the probate process, whether in administering estates or managing trusts.

Alyson's personal approach to addressing each legal matter helps her clients feel comfortable during the process of planning and administering their affairs.

Professional Associations

  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member of Elder Law Section and Estates & Probate Section, Present
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorney, Member, Connecticut Chapter, Board of Directors , Member of Program Committee, Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, Present, Member, Present
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member, Present, Member, Present
  • Greater Danbury Bar Association, Inc., Treasurer, Present
  • Western Connecticut Estate Tax Planning Council, Member, Present
  • NY Bar Association, Member, Present

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging, Board of Directors, Present
  • Development Committee Member, Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association, Present
  • Young at Heart, Board of Directors, Present

Past Positions

  • Ackerly Brown LLP, Associate, 2009 to 2016
  • Cramer and Anderson, Associate, 2008 to 2009
  • Engelman & Engelman, Associate, 2005 to 2008

Education

  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • LL.M. - 2019
    • Major: Taxation; Estate Planning Concentration
  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, Hamden, Connecticut
    • J.D. - 2005
    • Honors: cum laude
  • University of New Haven , New Haven, Connecticut
    • B.A. - 1995
    • Honors: magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2005
  • New York, 2016

Classes & Seminars

  • What Seniors Need to Know, CMLP, 2016
  • What Happens When I Can't Do It Myself?, Elmwood Hall, 2017
  • Senior Autonomy, A Guide For Families As Roles Are Reversed, CMLP, 2017
  • Westport Adult Education - Estate Planning