10511 Judicial Drive, Fairfax, Virginia, US 22030

About Loretta Williams

Loretta Morris Williams is a partner in the firm who focuses her practice on estate planning, elder law and special needs planning, and trust and estate administration. She works with adults of all ages and parents planning for children with special needs. Ms. Williams advises clients on planning for long-term care and Medicaid eligibility, and handles guardianship cases for adults of all ages.

Ms. Williams is certified in elder law by the National Elder Law Foundation. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Williams worked on Medicaid, disability, and aging issues for non-profit organizations, including the National Association of State Units on Aging, the State Medicaid Directors Association, and the March of Dimes.

 Professional Associations and Memberships
o National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Member, Council of Advanced
o Virginia Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Member, Public Policy Committee; Past President, 2016-2017; President, 2015-2016; Vice President, 2014-2015.
o Academy of Special Needs Planners, Member
o National Capital Chapter, Society of Financial Planning Specialists, former board
o Fairfax Bar Association, Wills Trusts and Estates Section, Member, Former Co-
Chair; Elder Law Section, Member, Former Co-Chair

 Pro Bono Activities
o The Arc of Northern Virginia, Guardian of Last Resort Program,
Multidisciplinary Panel Member

 Honors and Awards
o AV Peer Review Rating – Martindale-Hubbell
o Super Lawyers 2013-2019, Rising Star 2007-2011
o Virginia Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Chapter Member of the Year

Columbus School of Law, The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.
Practice Areas
Elder Law
Estates and Trusts
Special Needs Planning