CHERYL L. SHAW
Private Client Department
Day Pitney LLP
Cheryl Shaw counsels individuals and families on trust and estate matters. She assists clients with estate planning, elder law and asset protection planning, estate and trust administration, and guardianships. Cheryl has counseled beneficiaries regarding their rights and trustees regarding their duties and obligations with respect to trust matters.
Clients seek Cheryl’s guidance in creating sophisticated estate plans, because she carefully listens to their concerns, hopes and goals, and assists them with crafting an estate plan tailored to their specific needs. Her practice includes advising them in structuring tax-efficient wealth transfer strategies designed to preserve and protect assets for the family and future generations.
She is a member of the Rhode Island Probate and Trust Committee, the Estate Planning Council of Rhode Island and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA). Currently, she serves on the Board of the Rhode Island chapter of NAELA.
YEARS IN CURRENT INDUSTRY 33
YEARS WITH CURRENT ORGANIZATION 1+
Providence College, B.A. summa cum laude;
Boston College Law School, cum laude, J.D.