Biography

Sharon's practice includes the areas of estate planning, estate administration and probate, and federal and state taxation including tax exemption.

Sharon's clients include closely held businesses, high-net-worth individuals, and tax-exempt organizations. She brings a wide range of experience on both the business and personal sides of tax and estate planning issues, enabling her to maximize results and minimize complexity in long-range planning.

Services/Industries

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School  (J.D., Phi Beta Kappa)
  • University of Pennsylvania  (B.A., magna cum laude)

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut

Memberships

  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Honors

  • Top Lawyer in Fairfield County in Wills by Moffly Media

Firm Highlights

Publication/Podcast

Trademark Registrants Beware: Important U.S. Trademark Developments Can Result in Cancelled Registrations

Publication/Podcast

Courts Expand on Rules Regarding the Protection of Retirement Plan Assets

News

Verrill Trial Attorney Marie Mueller Elected as Partner

Blog

Required Minimum Distributions and Missing Plan Participants

Matter

Trademark Litigation: Software

Represented trademark owner in litigation with foreign software company. Successfully defeated motion to dismiss on jurisdictional grounds, which was affirmed on appeal. Also successfully defeated summary judgment motion, which resulted in case settling before...

Event

2022 Annual Update Part 2: Romance and Relationships in the Workplace

Join Verrill for its second session of the 2022 virtual Labor & Employment Annual Series. Verrill attorneys Beth Smith and Liz Johnston will discuss what you need to know about workplace romances and relationships...

Matter

Copyright Litigation: Software

Defended equipment manufacturer in copyright dispute involving firmware for digital subscriber line access multiplexers (“DSLAMs”). Case resolved favorably.

Blog

Unanimous Supreme Court Overturns Court of Appeals in Northwestern University 403(b) Plans Excessive Fee Case

The United States Supreme Court has agreed with participants in two 403(b) plans sponsored by Northwestern University that their lawsuit, alleging that plan recordkeeping and investment fees were excessive, should not have been dismissed...

News

Verrill Welcomes Experienced Trust & Estates, Tax Partner Ruth Mattson

(January 5, 2022) – Verrill is pleased to welcome Ruth Mattson to the firm’s Boston office as a Partner in its Private Clients & Fiduciary Services Group. Mattson advises individuals and families on estate...

Blog

It’s a Small World: Navigating a Global Sweepstakes

It's a world of laughter A world of tears It's a world of hopes And a world of fears There's so much that we share That it's time we're aware It's a small world...

Contact Verrill at (855) 307 0700