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October 27, 2022

Michelle Chapin Named a 2022 Bethesda Magazine Top Financial Professional

Paley Rothman is proud to announce that Michelle Chapin has been named a 2022 Bethesda Magazine Top Financial Professional. Michelle is one of only six Estate & Trust attorneys to receive this distinction among attorneys in Montgomery County and Upper Northwest D.C.

We are honored Bethesda Magazine recognized Michelle’s hard work and dedication to her clients in the area of trusts and estates. She is an important part of our sophisticated estate planning and estate administration practice groups. 

Michelle Chapin is a Principal in the firm's Estate PlanningEstate & Trust AdministrationTax, and Corporate practice groups, advising individuals, families, and small business owners regarding their estate and gift planning needs. Michelle works closely with her clients to create comprehensive and customized estate and business succession plans to achieve their tax and non-tax wealth preservation objectives.

Our nationally and locally recognized estate planning group is known for using cutting-edge techniques to provide exceptional service to our clients. Our experienced attorneys provide clients with thoughtful and thorough advice when preparing for the distribution of assets upon death, naming trusted individuals to make medical and financial decisions in case of disability, and minimizing income and estate taxes when protecting assets for the client's children and their future generations.


                                                                           Michelle Chapin, Principal


March 21, 2023

Michelle Chapin’s Article on the Use of Arbitration Causes in Trusts is Published by the MSBA’s Estate & Trust Law Section

Michelle Chapin, a Principal in Paley Rothman’s Estate Planning department, authored an article titled "(Un)Enforceability of Arbitration Clauses in Maryland Trusts" in the MSBA's Estate & Trust Law Section Newsletter Volume 29 Issue 1.

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Sec. Deb Haaland – First Native American in the Cabinet

Sec. Deb Haaland is the first Native American to serve in the President’s cabinet and has been instrumental in bringing attention and action to the horrific incident rate of...

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