For nearly thirty years Attorney Laurie Giles has answered those questions for her clients and helped them navigate through life's most challenging times. She has the knowledge and compassion to guide clients through the legal maze and find the resolution which best suits their personal needs and desires. Laurie Giles, who is the Author of What Now? Divorce Planning and What Now? Elder Planning (both available on Amazon). Her ability to present complex legal and business issues in an understandable manner has made her a sought-after speaker, continuing education lecturer, and media source. A former radio talk show host, she has been a guest on numerous local and national radio and television shows. She has been featured in numerous publications including The New York Times, Hearst Connecticut Publications, Globe and Mail, Arthritis Today, Charlotte Observer, Work Style, and the Connecticut Law Tribune.Laurie is the recipient of numerous professional honors including: Best of Fairfield CountyThe American Institute of Family Law Attorneys - 10 Best The National Black Lawyers – Top 100 National Black Lawyers AVVO ranking 10She serves as a Family Special Master for the Connecticut Superior Court. Attorney Giles completed certified mediator training at Syracuse University. She is one of the only mediators in Connecticut who has advanced training in family financial mediation. Ms. Giles received a Bachelor of Psychology from Springfield College. She received her Masters in Higher Education Administration from Eastern Nazarene College and a J.D. from Rutgers University.