Samantha F. Gentel, Esq. is a graduate of New England Law | Boston, where she focused her studies on Estate Planning and Elder Law. She is currently an Associate at Hope Elder Law, and a volunteer in the Forms Clinic at the Asperger/Autism Network (AANE).
At New England Law, Samantha served as the President of the Jewish Law Students Association (JLSA) for 3 years, and the Vice President of the Evening Division of the Student Bar Association (SBA) for 1 year. In addition, Samantha received the Public Interest Law Association (PILA) Grant for her work at Greater Boston Legal Services during the summer of 2010.
Samantha graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Commonwealth College of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where she majored in Legal Studies and minored in African American Studies.
Her fondest memories at UMass include her volunteer work at the Berkshire Hills Music Academy, in which she worked with adults with special needs, including Williams Syndrome. In addition, Samantha spent a semester studying abroad at the University College Cork in Cork, Ireland. From there she traveled to 9 different European countries. Her travels provided her with great exposure to different cultures and points of view.
Samantha loves working with people directly and developing long-lasting relationships. Working in her chosen fields of Elder Law and Special Needs Planning gives her a chance to help individuals and families plan for their future and put their minds at ease.
Samantha is a LGBTQ Ally.