Most people receiving Medicare enroll in voluntary prescription drug coverage (Medicare Part D). Fifty million beneficiaries selected medication coverage in 2023.
Christine is a Partner at Zacharia Brown and provides advice and counsel to clients and their families in the areas of Asset Protection Planning, Medicaid Eligibility for Nursing Home Care, Veterans’ Benefits Eligibility, and related Estate Planning and Estate Administration issues. Christine frequently lectures on Estate Planning and Elder Law topics and teaches continuing education courses to nursing home administrators, social workers, financial advisors, attorneys, CPAs and other professional counselors.
Christine is admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court and U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh and her law degree from the Duquesne University School of Law, where she was a member of the Women’s Law Association. Christine also served as Secretary of the Health Care Law Society from which she received the Distinguished Service Award.
Christine is a member of the Pennsylvania Association of Elder Law Attorneys (“PAELA”), the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (“NAELA”), the Allegheny County Bar Association (“ACBA”) and the Peters Township Chamber of Commerce. She can be heard broadcasting for Pittsburgh Elder Law on KDKA 1020 AM every other Saturday at 12:00 noon.
Christine lives in Peters Township with her husband and two children.
- Elder Law Planning
- Estate Planning
- Medicaid Planning for Married Couples
- Medicaid Planning for Single Individuals
- Probate Assets
Subject Matter Focus
- Wills, Trusts, and Powers of Attorney
- Medicaid Eligibility Planning
- Veterans Benefits Planning
- Asset Protection Planning
- Nursing Home/Long Term Care Planning
- Pennsylvania Probate/Estate Administration
- Trust Administration