For the safety of our clients and staff, and as required by law, all Ettinger Law Firm offices are closed until we are permitted to reopen.

Please be assured that all staff is currently working remotely and are available to you by email or phone.

All staff will be checking their phone and email messages daily.*

Please call our Director of Client Relations, Pattie Brown, at 1-800-500-2525 ext. 117 or email Pattie at if you need any further assistance.

* You can also use this link to schedule a phone consultation with one of our attorneys.

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Patricia Brown

Director of Client Relations

Pattie's twenty-four years of daily contact with Ettinger clients and her understanding of the elder law estate planning process, provides the background necessary to serve as a liaison between the firm's clients, attorneys and staff. She is always available to talk with existing or future clients to answer their questions, or direct them to the right person, as well as scheduling appointments in the firm's sixteen offices.

In addition to managing and directing the firm's internal and external communications including the production of all firm publications, guides and seminar materials, she maintains the firm's website, and publishes the Ettinger Elder Elert, which is distributed weekly to over 21,000 recipients. Pattie also oversees the firm's marketing efforts including scheduling and publicizing our elder law estate planning seminars.

Pattie has a BFA from Marymount College in Tarrytown. Before starting with the firm in 1995, she worked in a family owned advertising business. She resides in Saratoga County and has two children and three grandsons.

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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.
Jessica Kiely was knowledgeable and kind and gentle. Perfect blend of personality and knowledge for elder law. R. M.
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.