Biography

Patti is a paralegal and estate administrator in Verrill's Private Clients & Fiduciary Services Group. Patti focuses on all aspects of estate administration from the beginning of filings with the court until the closing of the estate.

Patti works on estate, conservatorship, and trust accountings from various states and specializes in federal estate tax filings and fiduciary estate and trust returns. She works directly with her clients, accountants, and other professionals.

Patti joined the firm as a paralegal in 1998 after two years at a small firm in northern Florida, where she worked as a personal injury, toxic tort litigation paralegal.

Patti enjoys spending her time traveling with her husband, family time with her three grown children and grandchildren, appreciating fine wines and dining, gardening, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing.

Services/Industries

Education

  • University of North Florida  (Paralegal Certificate)
  • Southern New Hampshire University  (B.S., magna cum laude)

Firm Highlights

News

Verrill-law.com Named “Best in Category” at 18th Annual Horizon Interactive Awards

Horizon Interactive Awards Best of Category 2019 badge
Publication/Podcast

FINALLY!!! . . . SBA Guidance on the Forgiveness Math

The Punch Line : On Friday, May 15, the Small Business Administration published a new form entitled Loan Forgiveness Application Instructions for Borrowers which, at long last, provides a great deal of guidance on...

News

As the Economy Reopens, Businesses Must be Aware of Possible Lawsuits

On May 11, the Bangor Daily News published an article, "Lawsuits may be next battleground for businesses as pandemic economy reopens," where legal experts give insight on the lawsuits to come as businesses begin...

Blog

Hand Sanitizer Relief for Distilled Spirits Extension

Event

Central Maine Human Resources Association Chapter Meeting: Flexible Work Options

Employment and labor attorney Tawny Alvarez will be presenting at the Central Maine Human Resources Association Chapter Meeting. This month's chapter meeting will focus on flexible work options. Tawny will discuss how policy impacts...

Publication/Podcast

Juggling the Costs of Reopening and Litigation: Try Mediation

State governments are creating paths to restart their economies. Businesses desperately want to start generating income and put the COVID-19 crisis behind them. Companies and their management are closely studying the guidelines issued by...

Matter

Community Service

Portland Regional Chamber, Chair (2012-14) Trustee (2008-16; 2019- present) Portland Community Chamber of Commerce, President (2019- ) Trustee (2016-present) Maine State Chamber of Commerce, Trustee (2009 - present) Project Green Schools, Advisory Trustee (2017-present...

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2020 OHRP Exploratory Workshop

Health care attorney Emily Fogler will be presenting at the 2020 OHRP Exploratory Workshop in the third session, discussing sharing responsibilities and protecting participants - redefining roles in the single IRB era. Stay tuned...

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Political Service

Mayor, City of Portland (2005-2006) Portland City Council (2002-2008) Portland City Council Transportation Committee, Chair (2002-2005) Jetport Master Planning Committee, Chair (2005-2007) Greater Portland Transit District, Trustee (2002-2005) Narrow Gauge Rail Alignment Committee, Chair...

Blog

BABLO Issues Guidance on Reopening