Jessica M. Gorsky

Jessica M. Gorsky

ASSOCIATE
jgorsky@wtplaw.com
COLUMBIA
T: 410.884.2454
F: 410.223.4388



Ms. Gorsky focuses her practice on trusts and estates law.
 

Memberships & Activities

  • Chair-Elect: Maryland State Bar Association Young Lawyers Section
  • Maryland State Bar Association: Young Lawyers, Estates and Trusts Law, Elder and Disability Law, Business Law and Taxation Law Sections
  • Baltimore County Bar Association
  • Baltimore City Bar Association
  • Howard County Bar Association
  • Howard County Estate Planning Council
  • Women Lawyers as Leaders Initiative
  • Association of Community Services of Howard County
  • The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore
  • Maryland Volunteer Lawyer Services
  • MSBA Wills for Heroes Program
Ms. Gorsky advises on the following:
 
  • Estates and Trusts
    • Wills
    • Trusts
    • Powers of Attorney
    • Advance Health Care Directives
    • Beneficiary Designations
    • Asset Transfers
 
  • Taxation
    • Estates and Trusts
    • Gift Tax
    • Business Tax
 
  • Elder Law
    • Long-Term Care planning
    • Medicaid qualifying assistance
    • VA Aid and Assistance Benefits
 
  • Estate and Trust Administration
  • Guardianships
  • Special Needs Planning
  • Wealth Preservation
  • Business Formation
  • Business Succession Planning
PRESENTATIONS & PUBLICATIONS
Rotating Guest Speaker: The Village in Howard's Speakeasy Series on Elder Law related topics

ARTICLES

Client Alert: Remote Notarizations Lift Barriers for Shut-In DMV Residents

On Monday, March 30, 2020, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan issued a series of executive orders in response to the COVID-19 crisis, including an order temporarily authorizing the use of remote notarizations throughout the state (Executive Order No. 20-03-30-04), thus allowing Maryland residents to obtain essential notary services without having to leave their homes.  Subject to guidance issued by Maryland Secretary of State, Governor Hogan’s order temporarily waives the in-person requirement for notarizing documents in Maryland for the duration of the COVID-19 state of emergency.