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PK Law’s Annual Holiday Food Box Program A Success!

Over the past eleven years, PK Law has packed over 2,000 boxes filled with breakfast, lunch and dinner food items. The boxes are stacked in our reception area and throughout the holidays PK Law employees, business associates, clients, family and friends are asked to contribute $10 towards each box. Box “purchasers” are encouraged to write a holiday greeting or other warm message on their purchased boxes. This year, food boxes were distributed to The Arc Baltimore, Maryland Coalition of Families, Living Classrooms “Safe Streets” and St. Clement’s Food Pantry. Thank to you everyone who contributed! Continue reading →

Should I Tell My Children Why I Made The Estate Planning Choices That I Made

“Should I give my estate planning documents to my children?” “Do you think my son will be upset when he finds out that I chose his sister as my healthcare agent?” These and many other questions are common. Choosing how much to disclose is both a personal decision and, at least at times, an impactful decision. Many families have the “go to” child or family member that everyone designates to take care of everything. Continue reading →

Congratulations to PK Law’s Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Each year, Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. In addition, the Maryland lawyers who receive the highest point totals during this selection process are further recognized in Maryland Super Lawyers Top Lists. Continue reading →

PK Law Receives Impressive “Best Law Firms” National and Metropolitan Rankings

Pessin Katz Law, P.A. (PK Law) continues to receive a number of excellent Best Law Firm Rankings from U.S. News! Firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law prac­tice and breadth of legal expertise. Continue reading →


PK Law Learning Center:

Estate Planning 101 For Young Families

January 7, 2020, 12:00pm – As a young family you have many things on your mind and many things that keep you running at a record pace. You may think that you do not need estate planning until you acquire more assets, until your children are born, or you hit a certain other milestone.   Join PK Law Estate Planning Attorney Kristy Bayus Williams to learn why it is so important to start your estate planning now.  Continue reading →

Estate Planning 101

January 22, 2020, 10:00am, Bel Air Office – Join PK Law Estate Planning Attorney Ashley Nelson-Raut to learn the basics of wills, trusts and probate and the legal documents you need including powers of attorney and health care directives to protect you and your family. Continue reading →

A Loved One is Entering a Nursing Home: What You Need to Know to Protect Assets

January 23, 2020, 10:00am – Join PK Law Estate Planning and Elder Law Attorney Cheryl Jones to learn the importance of Medicaid planning for yourself and your parents to protect and preserve assets while qualifying for Medicaid. Continue reading →

Medical Cannabis – What Do I Need to Know?

January 30, 2020, 12:00pm – Join PK Law Estate Planning and Elder Law Attorney Cheryl Jones with special guest Michelle Fritsche Pharm.D., BCGP, BCACP of Meds MASH, LLC to explore:

  • Who is eligible to obtain medical cannabis (marijuana) and the process to obtain it.
  • The three components of the medical cannabis market in Maryland.
  • The various types of medical cannabis products available in Maryland. Continue reading →