Meet Charlene Francis

Charlene Francis
has a practice that emphasizes estate planning, federal estate taxes as well as all other federal and state transfer taxes, (including generation skipping taxes) estate and trust administration, probate, probate litigation, domestic adoptions and domestication of foreign adoption decrees. Additionally, Ms. Francis has substantial experience in charitable gift planning, other lifetime gift planning issues, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, guardianships and elder law, including planning for Medicaid issues. Ms Francis represents various individuals including executives in publicly traded companies, entrepreneurs, successful business owners and retirees. Ms Francis also represents corporate fiduciaries.

Ms. Francis is a member of the Florida Bar (member of Real Property and Probate, Tax, and Elder Law Sections), the Jacksonville Bar Association (member of Real Property and Probate and Tax Sections), the Northeast Florida Estate Planning Council and the Planned Giving Council. She has spoken at several estate planning and elder law seminars.

Ms. Francis earned her B.S. in 1973 from Florida State University. She was awarded and M.S. in 1978 and a J.D., with honors, in 1986, both from the University of Florida, where she graduated in the top ten percent of her class and was a member of the Order if the Coif and the Law Review. She earned her L.L.M. in Taxation in 1993, also from the University of Florida.

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Law Office Of Charlene Francis
1122 Third Street, #8 - Neptune Beach, Florida 32266
P.O. Box 51246, Jacksonville Beach, Fl 32240-1246
Telephone (904) 242-7979 • Facsimile (904) 242-7977

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