About Audrey Gardner

Audrey serves as the Operations Manager at Eckert Byrne LLC. She can be reached to coordinate meetings and is available to answer any questions and calls related to your initial consultation or design meeting. It is her utmost priority to make sure that clients are well taken care of throughout their entire estate planning process.

Probate Property, Gross Estate and Estate Taxes – Oh My!

Navigating the probate process for an estate plan after losing a loved one can be a similar experience to Dorothy traveling on the yellow brick road - confusing and filled with unexpected surprises. Read our latest newsletter, authored by Kristin Dzialo, to learn more about the probate process and hopefully minimize any ‘flying monkeys’ or ‘wicked witches’ for you and your loved ones on this journey.

2021-05-13T18:49:23+00:00May 13th, 2021|Newsletter, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Probate Property, Gross Estate and Estate Taxes – Oh My!

Proposed Estate/Gift Tax Changes That Will Impact Our Clients

Proposed Estate/Gift Tax Changes That Will Impact Our Clients Each new administration since President Jimmy Carter has passed tax legislation within the first year of taking office, and without a divided Congress, it is likely that more clients will face the prospect of a taxable estate under the Biden administration. There are two proposed [...]

2021-04-13T17:29:59+00:00April 13th, 2021|KNGD Blog, Newsletter|Comments Off on Proposed Estate/Gift Tax Changes That Will Impact Our Clients

An Eckert Byrne PSA: Beware of Internet Fraud

An Eckert Byrne PSA: Beware of Internet Fraud Being home and isolated during this pandemic has dramatically increased our use and reliance on technology. Many of our parents are learning to Zoom, Facetime, and manage Facebook accounts. The pandemic has increased our virtual connections, but sadly, decreased our in-person connections. Isolated and lonely elderly adults [...]

2021-03-30T21:47:11+00:00March 30th, 2021|Newsletter|Comments Off on An Eckert Byrne PSA: Beware of Internet Fraud

Lessons about Conservatorship in Light of the #FreeBritney Movement

Lessons about Conservatorship in Light of the #FreeBritney Movement For ten years, singer-songwriter, Britney Spears, has been under the conservatorship of her father, and thanks to the recent New York Times documentary, “Framing Britney Spears,” the topic has been controversialized by the media. There has been a groundswell of support for Britney’s right [...]

2021-03-09T15:10:57+00:00March 9th, 2021|Newsletter|Comments Off on Lessons about Conservatorship in Light of the #FreeBritney Movement

Eckert Byrne’s Kristin N.G. Dzialo Named Co-Facilitator of USA 500 Club’s Rising Star Roundtable

Eckert Byrne’s Kristin N.G. Dzialo Named Co-Facilitator of USA 500 Club’s Rising Star Roundtable BOSTON, February 23, 2021 - Eckert Byrne partner and attorney Kristin N.G. Dzialo was selected to serve as co-facilitator of the USA 500 Club Rising Star Roundtable. In this role, Dzialo will lead, alongside fellow USA 500 Club member [...]

2021-02-23T17:30:26+00:00February 23rd, 2021|KNGD Blog|Comments Off on Eckert Byrne’s Kristin N.G. Dzialo Named Co-Facilitator of USA 500 Club’s Rising Star Roundtable

The Importance of Digital Assets in Your Estate Plan

The Importance of Digital Assets in Your Estate Plan Dear Friends, As many of you prepare to conduct an annual review of your estate plan, we wanted to remind you of important assets that are sometimes overlooked -- digital assets. Many people don’t realize the value and extent of their digital assets and [...]

2021-02-18T20:01:56+00:00February 18th, 2021|Estate Planning, Newsletter|Comments Off on The Importance of Digital Assets in Your Estate Plan