Christine Tenore joined the Fairfield, Connecticut elder law firm in 2000. Her talent, perception and sensitivity have earned the respect of clients and members of our team alike.
Her prior professional experience in the medical field — encompassing nursing home administration and resident’s rights and activities — adds special depth and insight to her commitment to successfully resolve each client’s personal goals and legal needs.
She brings empathy, understanding and creativity to each client and family’s often complex and emotional issues. Christine is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), the Connecticut Chapter of NAELA, the Fairfield County Bar Association, and the Executive Committee of the Elder Law and Trusts and Estates Sections of the Connecticut Bar Association.
She is also a member of the Greater Bridgeport Elderly Services Council and the Connecticut Geriatrics Society. Christine is a an accomplished pianist and organist. She is a volunteer accompanist with Arts for the Community of Weston. Through semi-annual concerts, this 501(c )(3) organization raises funds and awareness for local charities, such as the Senior Centers, Norwalk Family and Children’s Aid, Rescue Missions, Soup Kitchens and Domestic Violence Chapters.
Christine practices in the areas of Life and Estate Planning: Title XIX/Medicaid planning and application, Wills, Trusts, Conservatorships, Estate Planning and Estate Administration. Christine is a graduate of Pace University School of Law, Cum Laude, and is admitted to the Connecticut Bar. She received her B.A. in Biology, with a minor in Chemistry from S.U.N.Y. at Binghamton.