Jennifer E. Peck Esq.

Jennifer E. Peck Esq.

Partner
Location:
Mayfield Heights, Ohio
Phone:
216-245-0185
866-642-0932
Fax:
216-595-2787
Email:

Jennifer E. Peck has been a partner at the law firm of Solomon, Steiner & Peck, Ltd. since 2000. Ms. Peck is a Certified Specialist by the Ohio State Bar Association in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law. Ms. Peck concentrates her practice in the areas of estate planning, medicaid planning, taxation and probate. Ms. Peck received her law degree from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 1993 (cum laude), and received her undergraduate degree in political science from John Carroll University in 1990. Before joining Solomon, Steiner & Peck in 1996, Ms. Peck practiced law in Cleveland, Ohio, at the law firm of Conway, Patton, Bouhall & Reichard a boutique estate planning firm. Ms. Peck has taught "Legal Issues and the Elderly" at Cuyahoga Community College. She is a past lecturer on income tax issues at the Ohio CPA Annual Accounting Show, the National Business Institute and the Ohio State Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Institute. Ms. Peck's lecture on "Practical Approaches to Managing Finances: Powers of Attorney and Living Trusts" has been offered by the Ohio State Bar Association as an online CLE. She also speaks on Medicaid Planning, Estate Planning, Probate, Guardianship and Tax Planning to both professional groups and individuals. Ms. Peck is a member of the Ohio Bar. Ms. Peck was working on her LL.M. degree (Masters in Taxation) at Case Western Reserve University when she decided to pursue two other more interesting matters - her two daughters.

Jennifer has been involved in estate planning and probate since she was a law student working at an estate planning and probate law firm. Jennifer was attracted to these areas due to the challenge of working with our complex tax code and also because of the personal satisfaction of being able to help families through difficult times.

    

Year Joined Firm

  • 1996

Areas of Practice

  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Special Needs Planning
  • Medicaid Planning

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law, Ohio State Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1993

Education

  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D. cum laude - 1993
    • Honors: Law Review
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: Am Jur Award for Excellence
  • John Carroll University, University Heights, Ohio
    • B.A. - 1990
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Political Science

Classes/Seminars

  • Legal Issues and the Elderly, Cuyahoga Community College
  • Lecturer on Income Tax Issues, Ohio CPA Annual Accounting Show
  • Lecturer on Income Tax Issues, National Business Institute
  • Lecturer on Income Tax Issues, Ohio State Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Institute
  • Lecturer, "Practical Approaches to Managing Finances: Powers of Attorney and Living Trusts", Ohio State Bar Association as an online CLE
  • Speaker, Medicaid Planning, Estate Planning, Probate, Guardianship and Tax Planning

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Ohio Super Lawyer Rising Star in Estate Planning/Trusts, 2005
  • Ohio Bar Association Estate Planning Section, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Solomon, Steiner & Peck, Ltd., Associate, 1996 - 1999
  • Conway, Patton, Bouhall & Reichard, Associate, 1993 - 1996
  • Conway, Patton, Bouhall & Reichard, Law Clerk, 1991 - 1993