FitzGerald Morris Baker Firth is pleased to announce the hiring of Jessica R. Coombs as an Associate Attorney in the firm’s Trusts and Estates practice group. In her position at FMBF, Ms. Coombs works with clients to aid in Medicaid eligibility questions, estate planning, asset protection and long-term care planning.
Ms. Coombs comes to FMBF from Burke & Casserly, P.C. in Albany. She earned her Juris Doctor from Albany Law School in 2014, where she served as the Managing Editor for Business and Production on the Albany Government Law Review, in which she also published several articles. In addition, she was the recipient of a Law School Scholarship based on academic merit. Prior to attending Albany Law, Ms. Coombs received a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, in Psychology from the University at Albany.
Ms. Coombs is a native of Westmoreland, New York and currently resides in Middle Grove. She’s a member of the New York State Bar Association and several county Bar Associations, and enjoys hiking and long-distance running.