Diserio Martin is pleased to announce Kristina E. Kelly as Partner beginning in January 2023It is with great pleasure that we announce Kristina E. Kelly’s promotion to Partner. Congratulations Kristina!

Kristina joined Diserio Martin in October 2016 as a Trusts and Estates Associate in the Firm’s Private Clients Practice Group. Her practice focuses on estate planning, trust and estate administration, and elder law.

Her approach to estate planning is comprehensive, including advising clients on estate tax avoidance strategies, legacy planning for younger generations, lifetime gifting, beneficiary designations, health care directives, and powers of attorney.

Kristina represents fiduciaries and beneficiaries in matters before the Connecticut Probate and New York Surrogates’ Courts and with the Internal Revenue Service, Connecticut Department of Revenue Services, and the New York State Department of Taxation & Finance in obtaining estate tax clearance.

She counsels the elderly and their families on capacity issues, including conservatorships and guardianships.