Cristine Evans LoVetro

Cristine Evans LoVetro

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Elder Law Attorney in Frederick, MD

Law Office of Cristine Evans LoVetro, LLC
 | 100 West Church Street, Frederick, MD 21701
Phone: 301-620-8585
Fax: 301-620-1881
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2020
Selected To Rising Stars: 2013
Licensed Since: 2003
Practice Areas:
  • Elder Law (50%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (50%)
    Attorney Profile
    Cristine Evans LoVetro graduated from Hood College in 1991 with a degree in Law and Society and a minor in Gerontology. After graduation, she worked in the mental health field and as a paralegal with the Legal Aid Bureau. In 2003, she graduated from the University of Baltimore School of Law, and then served as a Law Clerk for a Circuit Court Judge. After working as an associate for a few years, Cristine founded her own thriving practice in 2007. She currently serves on the Frederick County Adult Public Guardianship Review Board and is Co-Chairperson of Hospice of Frederick County's Planned Gifts Committee. Cristine is a compassionate and conscientious attorney who assists clients as they face current life challenges and develop successful plans for the future.

    About Cristine LoVetro

    Admitted: 2003, Maryland

    Professional Webpage: http://www.lovetrolawoffice.com/?page_id=7

    Honors/Awards:

    • I received this award from the Bar Association of Frederick County for participating in and organizing pro bono activities.  , Gordon Cooley Award for Pro Bono Service, Bar Association of Frederick County, 2015

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court, 2014

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Pro Bono Committee of Frederick County, Co-Chairperson, 2019
    • President Elect of the Bar Association for Frederick County, 2020
    • Treasurer for the Frederick County Bar Association, 2019
    • Attorney Instructor Civics and Law Academy, 2013 & 2014
    • Secretary for the Bar Association of Frederick County, 2018
    • Frederick County Law Day Coordinator for Elder Law Section of MSBA, 2012-2016
    • Assistant Secretary for the Bar Association of Frederick County, 2017
    • Assistant Treasurer for the Bar Association of Frederick County, 2016

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • Salvation Army, Thanksgiving Dinner Server, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019
    • Frederick County Pro Bono Committee, Will/POA Event Organizer, 2019
    • Salvation Army Fishing Trip, 2013, 2014, and 2015
    • Legal Aid Bureau Pro Bono Clinic Participant, 2013 - 2019
    • Law Day (Advance Directives) volunteer 2017, 2018 

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Served on a panel for discussion about end-of-life decision-making., Panel Member, Care & Compassion: Introduction to the Stockman Cancer Institute, Hood College Students/community Participants, 2019
    • Presentation to the Family & Juvenile Law Sections of the Maryland State Bar Association on issues involving Elder Law and Estate Planning., Presenter, Hot Tips in Family Law - Elder Law and Estate Planning, Maryland State Bar Association, 2020
    • Presentation to participants about Estate Planning and End-of-Life decisions., Presenter, Take Control of Your End-of-Life Decisions, Hospice Of Frederick County, 2019
    • Working with the Advance Care Planning Committee at Frederick Memorial Hospital, I led a discussion about end-of-life planning., Presenter, Ask the Expert: Managing Life's Transitions, Frederick Memorial Hospital, 2017
    • I discussed estate planning matters with Hospice volunteers and staff, Presenter, Medical Advance Directives, Hospice Of Frederick County, 2016
    • I spoke with a group of seniors about estate planning and probate matters , Presenter, Probate and Estate Planning, Frederick County Senior Center, 2016
    • Presented on the topic of legal matters for terminally ill patients., MOLST and Advance Directives, District 8, Maryland Nurses Association, 2016
    • Presented at the Life Planning Fair for the Hood College faculty and staff, Final Decision-Making, 2015
    • Presentation for Hospice of Frederick County, Medical Advance Directives, 2015
    • Presentation about estate planning matters., Estate Planning for Senior Citizens, Thurmont Senior Center, 2015
    • Presentation about estate planning issues., Estate Planning, Buckingham's Choice, 2015
    • Presented on estate planning issues in LGBTQ relationships., Estate Planning for LGBTQ individuals, The Frederick Center, 2014

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    Educational Background:

    • Graduated from the University of Baltimore School of Law, 2003
    • Graduated from Hood College with a BA in Law & Society and a minor in Gerontology, 1991

    Industry Groups

    • Elder Law Section Of The MSBA
    • Frederick County Adult Public Guardianship Review Board
    • Frederick County Bar Association Executive Committee
    • Frederick Pro Bono Committee
    • Planned Giving Committee For Hospice Of Frederick County
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    Office Location for Cristine Evans LoVetro

    100 West Church Street
    Frederick, MD 21701

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    Last Updated: 4/30/2020

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