FMJ Expands Trusts & Estates Group With New Associate Nicole Flaherty

January 2018

Fafinski Mark & Johnson, P.A. announced that estate planning attorney Nicole Flaherty has joined the Eden Prairie-based law firm as an Associate in its Trusts & Estates practice group. Flaherty will handle a variety of estate planning, business succession planning, and estate and trust administration matters.

Before joining  FMJ, Flaherty was an attorney at a St.-Paul based estate planning firm. She practiced in estate planning, business planning, probate, trust administration, and will, trust, and probate disputes. She received her Juris Doctor from the University of St. Thomas School of Law and while earning her law degree she gained experience in Dakota County as a student attorney juvenile public defender and in Minneapolis as a clerk at the U. S. Attorney’s Office and a judicial extern in Probate Court. She also was an avid volunteer for organizations in her local community such as Wills for Heroes, Minnesota Aids Project Estate Planning Clinic, and various St. Vincent DePaul service sites.

“The demand for the services of our Trusts & Estates practice continues to grow and Nicole will greatly assist in keeping up with this demand,” said David Ness, Head of the Trusts & Estates practice group of Fafinski Mark & Johnson. “In addition, Nicole’s experience furthers our commitment to being the leading Trusts & Estates firm in the southwest metro.”