Our Team

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Sarah V. Schabes
Member

Sarah V. Schabes concentrates her practice in the areas of wills, estate and trust planning and administration, tax planning, and elder law. She is also experienced in the preparation and administration of life insurance trusts, special needs trusts, charitable trusts, qualified personal residence trusts, and grantor retained annuity trusts, and the preparation of estate tax returns and fiduciary income tax returns.

Prior to joining Schabes Law Group, LLC in August, 2004, Sarah V. Schabes was a member of the law firm of Gordon, Feinblatt, Rothman, Hoffberger and Hollander, LLC.

Sarah V. Schabes is AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell (the highest rating).

Education:
Goucher College, B.A., 1976
University of Baltimore, J.D., 1982

Memberships:
Maryland State Bar Association, Estates and Trusts Section, Elder Law Section
Maryland Estate Planning Council
National Association of Elder Law Attorneys

Bar Admissions:
Maryland Court of Appeals, 1982
United States District Court, District of Maryland, 1982

Telephone: 410-363-8310

Email: sarah@schabeslaw.com

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Deborah S. Klein
Associate

Deborah S. Klein concentrates her practice in estate planning and administration. Ms. Klein also handles trust administration including the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University Of Maryland School of Law, where she was elected to the Order of the Coif. She also graduated with honors from Goucher College with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and as a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society.

Education:
Goucher College, B.A., 2005
University Of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 2008

Memberships:
Maryland State Bar Association, Estates and Trusts Section

Bar Admissions:
Maryland Court of Appeals, 2008

Telephone: 410-363-8310

Email: deborah@schabeslaw.com

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JoEllen Boyer
Paralegal

JoEllen Boyer has been working as a paralegal since 1989. She is experienced in the areas of estate and trust planning and administration. Her work includes the drafting of complex wills and trusts, the administration of life insurance trusts, estate and trust administration, and the preparation of gift tax returns, estate tax returns, and fiduciary income tax returns.

Education:
Bachelors and Associate Degrees from Villa Julie College, Stevenson, Maryland.

Telephone: 410-363-8310

Email: joellen@schabeslaw.com

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Carolyn Mooney
Administrative assistant/Legal secretary

Carolyn Mooney has worked as an administrative assistant/legal secretary for more than thirty years. She is responsible for all of the functions associated with the efficient and orderly maintenance of our legal offices. It is Carolyn's friendly face and pleasant voice that greets clients when they enter our offices.

Telephone: 410-363-8310

Email: carolyn@schabeslaw.com