Tina Lignos’ practice handles all areas of estate planning, estate administration, and trust administration. She advises her clients on the foundations of estate planning, as well as more complex areas, such as special needs trusts, charitable planning, and revocable and irrevocable trusts.
Prior to joining Sessa & Dorsey, Tina worked as an estate planning attorney at a law firm in Lutherville, and owned and managed her own estate planning law firm for seven years. She also has extensive experience in the financial services industry having served as a Wealth Management Advisor and Financial Planner for Legg Mason. There she developed comprehensive financial plans, worked on innovative tax strategies, and advised clients in the areas of retirement, charitable, education, and estate planning. Because of her background in financial planning, Tina enjoys working closely with her clients’ financial advisors and CPAs to ensure her clients’ assets pass to their loved ones with ease and in a tax-efficient manner. She also counsels personal representatives and trustees on all aspects of fulfilling their fiduciary responsibilities.
“I have always enjoyed working with individuals who need sophisticated estate planning, so I am excited to be working with the Sessa & Dorsey team to help our clients accomplish their goals,” said Tina.
“Tina has been a great addition to our estates and trusts team,” noted Thomas Sessa, who co-founded the boutique law firm with Cheri Dorsey. “Having worked in the financial services industry, Tina brings a holistic perspective and comprehensive approach to our clients’ estate planning needs.”
Sessa & Dorsey was founded in 2020 by Thomas Sessa and CheriDorsey. The law firm offers a variety of legal services from estate planning to estate administration, charitable structures, and the creation and administration of trusts including serving in the role of trustee. Their team primarily focuses on complex estate planning.
Based out of Hunt Valley, Maryland, Sessa& Dorsey provides high-level, professional estates and trusts services in a comfortable, family-like environment. Their team helps you plan for the future and guides you to the best solution for your estates and trusts needs. To learn more about Sessa & Dorsey, please visit www.sessadorsey.com.