Contact Lynn Coles

Lynn M. Coles is an attorney at Cioffi Slezak Wildgrube P.C. where she advises clients from those who need basic wills to those who need more complex estate planning. She is experienced in drafting trusts to provide for the client’s management or protection needs, while reducing estate taxes. To fully address her clients’ individual situations, she integrates income, gift and estate tax planning into her estate plans and business succession planning, as warranted. Ms. Coles is current with the complex changes in the Medicaid rules and has grown her practice to incorporate Medicaid planning and elder law. She also assists clients who are starting out in life, who have a growing business, who may be looking to retire, who want to transition wealth to the next generation and who need Medicaid advice. With over 17 years of experience, Ms. Coles can provide the services clients need no matter what challenge they may face in their lives. She is a member of the Elder Law Committee of the Schenectady County Bar Association and a former member of the Professional Advisory Committee of the Community Foundation of the Capital Region and the Child Guidance Center and is a member of the New York State and Capital District Women’s Bar Associations, where she is chairs of the CLE committee. She received her education from Siena College and Albany Law School of Union University.