Amanda represents clients of substantial wealth in trusts and estates litigation matters, managing all aspects of cases from filing to oral advocacy on behalf of her clients in court and in other legal forums. In addition, Amanda designs and drafts trusts and estate plans to ensure clients’ goals are met and their assets are protected. Whether it is litigation or trust and estate planning, Amanda aims to protect clients’ legacies in business and in life.
Earlier in her career, Amanda represented clients in a range of civil litigation matters, with an emphasis on matrimonial law. By starting her career in matrimonial law, Amanda learned early on what it truly means to be a “counselor” at law. Amanda enjoys working intimately with her clients at all stages of both litigation and planning. By establishing a close relationship, Amanda is able to understand and anticipate her clients’ needs resulting in unmatched personalized representation. Amanda’s focus with each client is to provide a supportive environment while vociferously advocating on their behalf.
Amanda earned her B.A. in political science, cum laude, from Marist College. She earned her J.D. from the Quinnipiac University School of Law. Outside the office, Amanda is a member of the Fairfield County Bar Association and the Junior League of Greenwich. She currently lives in Cos Cob with her husband.
Smith Legacy Law:
Meet Amanda E. Ell
J.D., Quinnipiac University School of Law
B.S., Cum Laude, Marist College
State of Connecticut
State of New York
General Counsel Services
Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning
Probate, Trust and Estate Admininstration
Philanthropic Giving and Charitable Planning
Supplemental / Special Needs Planning
Asset Protection Planning
Medicaid Asset Protection
Matrimonial Asset Protection
Guardianships and Conservatorships
Wills, Trusts and Estate Litigation
Business and Commercial Litigation
Shareholder / Owner Disputes
Tax Controversies, Appeals and Litigation
Mediation and Arbitration