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Lisa M. Govel

Senior Paralegal

Lisa works closely with clients and their families by assisting them in understanding their estate planning documents, guiding family members through the complex Medicaid application process, which includes admission to a nursing home or establishing home care services, and the settlement of estates upon the death of a family member.

Lisa enjoys working with clients and families to alleviate their concerns and helping them through important decisions regarding their families' futures.

Prior to joining Ettinger Law Firm, Lisa was Business Office Manager at a Hudson Valley nursing home as well as Billing Coordinator for Columbia Memorial Hospital. Lisa and her daughters, Megan and Alison and her grandchildren, Charlotte and Jacob, live in Greene County. 

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This is the best choice for elder care and estate planning! Well established and transparent in services and quality of staff is suberb. K. D.
Outstanding professionals at every level within their organization. Interpersonal communications outstanding. F. O.
Very happy with the firm and so pleased we have them helping us. C. D.
Mr Ettinger has worked with my family for over a decade and has provided excellent advice on numerous issues relating to trust and elder law. B. A.