FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 25, 2011
Victor J. Medina, Esq. Elected President of the American Association of Trust, Estate & Elder Law Attorneys
Pennington, New Jersey, March 25, 2011 — Victor Medina, Managing Partner for the Medina Law Group, has been elected President of the American Association of Trust, Estate & Elder Law Attorneys (AATEELA), a national, by-invitation only, association of lawyers in the area of estate planning and elder law. Medina, 35, was elected by the trustees of AATEELA to serve a one-year term to begin immediately.
Medina, a member of the National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys and Vice-President of the Princeton Bar Association, represents private clients in the area of estate planning, elder law, estate administration, and estate litigation. He is a graduate of Tufts University and holds a law degree from Northeastern University School of Law. Before taking the helm of Medina Law Group, Medina was a partner in Medina, Martinez & Castroll, LLC, and worked for Drinker Biddle in Princeton, NJ and Bingham McCutchen in Boston, MA.
“It is an honor to be chosen by my respected peers to chart the direction of AATEELA for the upcoming year,” said Medina. “The estate planning world is in a period of extraordinary opportunity to counsel clients. I am excited to work with the talented AATEELA membership to sustain the momentum going forward and continue the organization’s contributions in the field.”
AATEELA members are selected on the basis of their professional reputation, ability and creativity in the field of trusts, estates and elder law. Each has made substantial contributions to these fields through lecturing, writing and continuing education instruction.
About Medina Law Group — Medina Law Group, LLC is a boutique estate planning, elder law and probate/estate administration law firm, focusing on serving private clients with concierge-level client service. Its practice philosophy includes planning for the financial and non-financial goals of its clients. For more information, contact Tiffany Lauritsen, Client Services Director, at 609.818.0068 or visit www.jerseyestateplanning.com