Welcome to Lee Kaess, PLLC
Wilmington, June 17, 2019- Lee Law Firm, PLLC, is pleased to announce a new partner, a new practice and a new name. Jill Peters Kaess is joining Michael V. Lee and the Wilmington office of the newly re-branded Lee Kaess, PLLC.
Jill and her team bring a sophisticated Tax, Wealth and Estate Planning practice to Lee Kaess, PLLC, which complements the firm’s existing complex Commercial Real Estate and Land Use practice.
Ms. Kaess is a Certified Public Accountant and aBoard Certified Specialist in Estate Planning and Probate Law.
Jill Peters Kaess is a local and state leader in her practice area. Jill has been recognized by Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) as a North Carolina “Leader in the Field” of Private Wealth Law. She has also been honored byThe Best Lawyers in Americain Trusts and Estates for the past five years, and byNorth Carolina Super Lawyers, as a Super Lawyer in Estate and Probate Law for the past two years, and as a Rising Star for previous eight years. Jill is Rated AV Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell®.
Jill joins Lee Kaess, PLLC, from the Wilmington office of Fox Rothschild LLP, where she was a partner in the firm’s Trust and Estate’s Practice. Jill and Michael will continue to build Lee Kaess, PLLC, alongside Robbie Parker in Wilmington, Sharon Koplan in Dallas, and Matt Cunningham in Raleigh.
About Lee Kaess PLLC. Michael Lee left a large southeastern law firm in 2012 to found Lee Law, and provide big firm expertise in a small firm setting. Since its founding, in addition to numerous individual attorney recognitions, Lee Law has been recognized on the U.S. News-Best Lawyers, Best Law Firm List.