Overview

Ashley Charnetski’s practice focuses on estate planning, will drafting, trusts, trust administration, and probate. She works with individuals to develop their estate plans and provides expert instruction to executors and trustees in estate and trust administration.

She evaluates her clients’ assets, family circumstances, and expectations to develop an estate plan that effectively achieves her clients’ goals. She offers advice and assistance to clients in business succession planning, business formation, and real estate transactions as a part of their overall estate plan. She also collaborates with her clients’ team of financial and tax advisors to ensure continuity in planning.

Ashley advises clients to review and update their estate plans periodically to account for changes in goals, life circumstances, and the law. The thorough and comprehensive estate plans prepared by Ashley give individuals and families security in knowing that they are prepared for the future.

Experience

Experience

Work Experience

•    Associate Attorney, Whitfield & Eddy Law, 2016—present

•    Associate Attorney, Charnetski, Lacina & Clower, LLP, Grinnell, Iowa, 2013—2016

Professional Activities & Affiliations

•    American Bar Association

•    Iowa State Bar Association

•    Polk County Bar Association

•    Iowa Organization of Women Attorneys

•    Polk County Women Attorneys

Seminars Recently Attended

  • Iowa State Bar Association Bloethe Tax School, December 2017
  • 43rd Annual Notre Dame Tax and Estate Planning Institute, October 2017
  • Iowa State Bar Association Annual Meeting, June 2017
  • Iowa State Bar Association Bloethe Tax School, December 2016
  • Iowa Title Guaranty Fall Conference, November 2016
  • American Legal Institute Estate Planning In Depth, June 2016
  • Iowa State Bar Association Bench-Bar Conference, May 2016
  • Iowa Finance Authority Iowa Title Guaranty Spring Conference, April 2016

News & Events

Events & Speaking Engagements

Education

Drake University Law School, J.D., 2013, with honors

American University, B.A., 2010

Admissions

  • Iowa
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