Jessica Stetler Grover
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PROFILE
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Jessica’s Profile

Jessica’s practice focuses on estate planning, trust and estate administration and fiduciary litigation. She advises clients with respect to their estate planning needs and prepares wills, trusts and other documents to implement their plans. She also assists fiduciaries with issues relating to the administration of estates and trusts, and represents both individual and corporate fiduciaries in litigation matters and pre-litigation dispute resolution. In addition, she advises private foundations and sponsors of donor-advised funds on compliance issues and assists nonprofit organizations with charitable giving matters.

Jessica’s Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America© for Trusts and Estates (2018)
  • Alabama Super Lawyers® “Rising Star” for Estate Planning & Probate (2011-2013)

Jessica’s Affiliations & Civic Involvement

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Alabama Bar Association
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Estate Planning Council of Birmingham
  • Planning Committee for CLE Alabama’s Annual Estate Planning Seminar (2009 to present)

Civic Involvement

  • Girls, Inc. of Central Alabama, Chair of Board of Directors (2018), Member of Board of Directors (2012-present), Vice-Chair and Governance Committee Chair (2017)
  • Independent Presbyterian Church, Member and Preschool Sunday School Teacher
  • United Way of Central Alabama, Visiting Allocation Team Member (2017)
CONTACT
T 205.254.1226
F 205.254.1999
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Assistant
Tammara Smith
Paralegal
Jessica Trotter
BAR ADMISSIONS
State Bar:Alabama
U.S. District Court:Alabama(Northern, Middle, Southern)
EDUCATION
University of Alabama School of Law (2001, J.D., summa cum laude; Alabama Law Review, Articles Editor; Order of the Coif; Dean M. Harrison Award; Hugo Black Scholar; Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Team; John A. Campbell Moot Court Board)
Davidson College (1997, B.A., cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa; Omicron Delta Kappa; Honor Council)
JUDICIAL CLERKSHIPS

Honorable James H. Hancock
United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama

Blog
Tax Cut and Jobs Act Update
As you probably know, the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017 (the “Act”) was signed into law by President Trump on December 22, 2017. The Act made a wide variety of changes to the Internal Revenue Code, which affect most taxpayers in one way or another...
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116 MAYNARD COOPER & GALE ATTORNEYS RECOGNIZED IN THE 2019 BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA©
Birmingham, AL. Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that 116 of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized as leaders in their areas of practice in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Included in...
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Southeastern Council of Foundations’ Essential Skills and Strategies for New Grantmakers
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Beyond Gold, Frankincense & Myrrh: A Holiday Primer on Gifts to Minors
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Panel Discussion: Recent Developments in Trusts, Estates and Estate Planning in Alabama