Lowndes is pleased to announce that Alyson C. Hoffman has joined the firm as an associate in the Corporate, Business and Tax Department of the firm's Orlando and Melbourne offices. She primarily focuses her practice on sophisticated estate planning and complex estate and trust administration.
Prior to joining Lowndes, Ms. Hoffman worked at a law firm in Bethesda, Maryland, where she handled a variety of complex matters related to probate and trust administration, elder law and estate planning for high-net-worth individuals. She also has experience representing restaurants and alcohol distributors in administrative hearings, beverage licensing and lobbying for various wholesalers.
A Melbourne native, Ms. Hoffman earned her undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of Florida – Hume Honors College and her law degree, with a Certificate in Intellectual Property, from the Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law. While in law school, she was recognized with Book Awards in both Advanced Trial Practice and Agency & Partnership.
Admitted to practice in Florida and Maryland, Ms. Hoffman is a member of the American Bar Association, The Florida Bar and the Maryland State Bar Association. She is also a Level 2 Sommelier under the United States Sommelier Association.