Debbie Fagerland

With the firm since 2014


Paralegal

Working in this field since 1998

What I like most about working at Jeffers, Danielson, Sonn & Aylward is that I am a member of an amazing team of professionals who genuinely care about who we serve, our clients. Our clients become part of our family. I’m proud of the strong history JDSA has in providing excellent service to our community.  


Accreditations

  • Paralegal
  • CLEs including Probate and Trust Administration
  • Probate and Trust Administration
  • The Art of Trust Administration
  • Annual Estate Planning Seminar in Seattle, WA

Practice Area Experience

  • Estate Planning
    To include drafting of Wills for simple or taxable estates, Trusts, Durable Powers of Attorney for financial and health care decisions, Health Care Directives (“Living Wills), HIPAA Directives, Technology Directives, Community Property Agreements, Pre/Postnuptial Agreements, Contractual Will Agreements, Revocable Living Trusts and Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts.
  • Probate & Trust Administration
    Including testate and intestate estates, small estate affidavits and recording of Community Property Agreements.
  • Personal Injury
    To include drafting of settlement demand packages, negotiate with PIP and at-fault adjusters, calculate subrogated interests and medical expenses, etc.
  • Social Security Disability and VA Benefits
    Apply for disability with SSA or VA, order medical records, summarize and submit medical records to Judge, work with DSHS to obtain all psychological and physical evaluations, prepare for hearings in front of Administrative Law Judge. 
  • Medicaid Planning
    To include planning for Medicaid benefits and work with medical and financial institutions to obtain records and complete Medicaid Application.
  • Paternity
    Work to establish paternity of a child through prosecutor’s office and obtain Order of Child Support.

Community Board memberships & volunteer activities

  • VA will clinic
  • Homeless clinics
  • Arthritis run
  • Work in South Africa to build restrooms for children