Jane Frankel Sims is the managing partner and founder of the Law Office of Jane Frankel Sims, LLC, located in Towson, Maryland. Focusing her practice on trust and estate planning and administration, she represents clients throughout the state on related matters including the preparation of wills, financial and health care powers of attorney, living wills, and revocable living, special needs and charitable trusts. Ms. Sims pays close attention to the effect of both federal and Maryland estate taxes, including the marital deduction, in structuring these documents.
A native of Baltimore, Ms. Sims received her undergraduate degree magna cum laude from Princeton University, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She then went on to obtain a Master of Education from Stanford University in 1996 before attending Harvard Law School and being awarded her Juris Doctor cum laude in 2000. While in law school, Ms. Sims was an editor of the Harvard Law Review. Prior to founding her own firm, she was an attorney at well-known firms in Baltimore and New York City. Ms. Sims is admitted to practice in Maryland, New York and the District of Columbia.
Highly regarded by her peers for her accomplishments, Ms. Sims has received awards from several groups and publications, including SmartCEO magazine and the Maryland Daily Record. She has written several articles on estate planning and estate taxation and is an active participant in the Baltimore Estate Planning Council, the Maryland State Bar Association and the Estates, Trusts and Probate Law Section of the District of Columbia Bar. Active in her community as well, Ms. Sims is a supporter of The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore as well as the Jewish Museum of Maryland.
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