SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 29, 2015—Sara B. Rubino has joined Southfield, Mich.-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C. as an associate in the Firm’s Estate Planning and Probate Practice Group. Jaffe CEO Bill Sider made the announcement.
As a member of Jaffe’s Estate Planning and Probate Practice Group, Ms. Rubino will focus her practice on probate litigation, special needs planning and elder law. She has significant experience litigating contested guardianships, conservatorships, estates and trusts. She has also served as general counsel for large companies in the 403(b) marketplace, and negotiated and drafted real estate, employment and non-complete contracts. Prior to joining Jaffe, Ms. Rubino practiced at Estate Planning Legal Services, P.C. and Barron, Rosenberg, Mayoras & Mayoras, P.C.
Ms. Rubino is active both within the legal field and throughout the community, belonging to the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys and volunteering at the Birmingham Youth Assistance, Birmingham Optimists Club, Detroit Public Broadcasting System, Habitat for Humanity and the Alzheimer’s Association – Detroit Chapter. She earned her juris doctorate in 2008, graduating cum laude from University of Detroit-Mercy School of Law. She received her bachelor’s degree from Central Michigan University in 2004.
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Mich.-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss is recognized throughout the nation as a relationship-based, highly qualified, full-service business law firm. With an outstanding reputation for providing sophisticated legal services and counsel to businesses of all sizes, family-owned enterprises, individuals and entrepreneurs, Jaffe has more than 100 attorneys in its Southfield, Detroit, Ann Arbor and Naples offices.
Among the Firm’s practice areas are appellate, aviation, corporate, criminal, e-commerce, electronic banking, emerging & growth business, employee benefits, environmental, estate planning, family law, financial services, franchise law, immigration, insolvency & reorganization, insurance, intellectual property, information technology, litigation, labor, mergers & acquisitions, mortgage banking, property tax appeals, public finance, real estate, securities and tax law.