PLDO Trust & Estate Attorney Leah A. Foertsch Presents “Florida Probate Process from Start to Finish” for the National Business Institute

Boca Raton, Florida – March 29, 2023 – Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O’Gara LLC (PLDO) Trust and Estate Attorney Leah A. Foertsch hosted a webinar, entitled “Florida Probate Process from Start to Finish,” for the National Business Institute (NBI) on Wednesday, March 28, 2023.  Attorney Foertsch’s presentation educated attendees about the probate process in the state of Florida, from initial notices through the estate closing, and provided valuable guidance on how to handle claims against an estate, tax reporting and post-mortem tax matters, including final accounting and Florida’s probate rules for closing the estate. To access the webinar, click here.

Attorney Foertsch is PLDO’s Office Managing Partner in Boca Raton, FL. As a member of the firm’s Estate and Trust Planning, Administration and Litigation Teams, she advises individuals and families in all areas of trust and estate planning, and probate administration. In addition, she has extensive experience in representing individuals and businesses in asset protection, wealth management and tax strategies, and has managed multimillion-dollar real estate transactions, including structuring deals and providing title insurance for both commercial and residential properties. Attorney Foertsch also works with businesses on their succession planning strategies and has advised clients regarding the best structure to meet their needs and goals.

Attorney Foertsch earned her J.D. from St. Thomas University School of Law, her Master of Laws in Taxation from the University of Miami School of Law, and her undergraduate degree in sociology from Washington and Jefferson College in Pennsylvania. She is licensed to practice in Florida and is a member of the Florida Bar, Tax and Real Property, Probate and Trust sections. For more information, visit Leah A. Foertsch Profile. To contact Attorney Foertsch, call 561-362-2034 or email

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