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Winderweedle Welcomes Attorney Michelle Bilsky

Michelle Bilsky

Attorney Michelle Bilsky has joined the firm’s Labor and Employment; Wills, Trusts and Estates; and Corporate and Business Practice Areas. Michelle is embarking on her second career, having been a high-ranking executive in Human Resources and Risk Management for over 20 years prior to attending law school. She was a paralegal with the firm during law school … Read more

The Power of Planning Podcast: Leaving the Ultimate Legacy

The Power of Planning Podcast: Leaving the Ultimate Legacy

In celebration of April being National Donate Life Month, Attorney Vanessa J. Skinner welcomes Ginny McBride, the Executive Director of OurLegacy, which is the organ procurement organization in Central Florida, for a detailed discussion on organ donation, including the myths and misconceptions. Dr. Ruth Baskerville, a lifelong educator who is a champion for education about … Read more

The Power of Planning Podcast: Insurance Checkup

The Power of Planning Podcast: Insurance Checkup

The new year is a perfect time to make sure your financial house is in order, including your insurance coverages. In this episode of the Power of Planning podcast, Attorney Vanessa J. Skinner  welcomes Drew Havron of HUB Florida for a detailed discussion about the different types of insurance that are an integral part of … Read more

The Power of Planning Podcast: Year-End Tax Tips

The Power of Planning Podcast: Year-end Tax Tips

Consider taking time out of your holiday preparations and celebrations for some year-end tax planning. In this month’s episode of the Power of Planning podcast, Attorney Vanessa J. Skinner welcomes Carol Felsing, a certified public accountant with decades of experience, to share certain tax tips you may want to consider before the close of 2023. … Read more

Take Note Lenders – New Florida Law Related to Estoppel Letters

Take Note Lenders – New Florida Law Related to Estoppel Letters

On October 1, 2023, several changes to Florida law governing estoppel letters (also referred to as “payoff letters”) prepared by lenders and servicers became effective. §701.04, Fla. Statute, now includes the following notable changes: A lender or servicer’s deadline to respond to an estoppel letter request from a record title owner, or fiduciary or trustee … Read more

The Power of Planning Podcast: Valuable Benefits for Veterans

The Power of Planning Podcast: Valuable Benefits for Veterans

In celebration of November being National Veterans and Military Families Month, Attorney Vanessa J. Skinner welcomes Brad Flournoy, who retired after 22 years of active duty service in the U.S. Marine Corps, to discuss key benefits available for veterans through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. These include benefits under the new PACT Act as … Read more

Winderweedle Welcomes Attorney Claudia “Greycyn” Clark

Claudia “Greycyn” Clark

Attorney Claudia “Greycyn” Clark joined the firm, practicing in real estate, mortgage and lien foreclosures, commercial landlord tenant matters and real estate title claims.  She also works in business, banking, and health care litigation involving complex contract disputes and health care compliance issues. Her prior experience includes working as a wealth management intern at an … Read more

Winderweedle Welcomes Attorney Feibai Ma

Feibai Ma

Attorney Feibai Ma has joined the firm, practicing in business entities and bankruptcy, including corporate transactions, contract negotiations, contract disputes, foreclosures, and creditor’s rights. Feibai is fluent in English, Mandarin and Japanese and her prior experience includes working in Europe as a business developer and coordinator of the EMEA region for an automobile quality control … Read more

The Power of Planning Podcast: Medicare Roadmap

The Power of Planning Podcast: Medicare Roadmap

With this year’s Medicare Annual Open Enrollment Period underway, which runs October 15th through December 7th, Attorney Vanessa J. Skinner welcomes John Kennedy, CFP, who has been doing Medicare planning for 13 years, to provide a detailed roadmap outlining Medicare coverage options, premiums and deductibles. LISTEN NOW: The Power of Planning Podcast This podcast is … Read more

The Power of Planning Podcast: How Much Is Enough?

The Power of Planning Podcast: How Much Is Enough?

In this episode of the Power of Planning podcast, Attorney Vanessa J. Skinner sits down with nationally syndicated columnist and author, Marni Jameson, to discuss her latest book: “What To Do With Everything You Own to Leave the Legacy You Want”. Jameson uses her trademark practical wisdom to provide from-the-heart estate planning guidance for everyone, … Read more