Attorney Profile for Joy Riddell

Joy Riddell

Attorney Joy Riddell

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  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • LL.M. - 1993
    • Major: Taxation
  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • Juris Doctor - 1991
    • Honors: cum laude
  • University of New Hampshire
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 1987
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Major: Economics

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Current Board of Director–Krempels Center, of Portsmouth, NH and Pathways Thru Aging, of Seacoast, NH (Current Vice President)
  • Past Member, Board of Directors – Seacoast Rotary Club of Portsmouth, NH (President 2018-2019)
  • Past Member, Board of Directors – New Hampshire Rotary Club of Exeter, New Hampshire
  • Past Member, Board of Directors – Women’s Business Center
  • Past Member, Board of Directors – YMCA Camp Coniston
  • Past Member, Board of Directors – Applewood Learning Center
  • Past Member, Board of Directors – New Hampshire Women’s Bar Association (Founding Member)

Professional Associations

  • Trust and Estate Law Section of the New Hampshire Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • NH Chapter of National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) (Past President – 2013)
  • Provisors – Portsmouth Group, Boston Estate and Succession Planning Affinity Group, and Boston Women’s Affinity Group

Current Employment Position

  • Founder

Classes and Seminars

  • Seminar Presenter and Author – in the area of estate planning and elder law for professional and non-professional groups.

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Probate and Trusts
  • Uncontested Guardianships
  • Special Needs Trust Planning

Bar Admissions

  • New Hampshire
  • Massachusetts