Menu

September 21, 2018  |  

×
Contact
Your Neighbors. Your News.

My Account

To make updates to your Zip06 account or requets changes to your newspaper delivery, please choose an option below.

Welcome to Zip06.com!

If you have an account, please login! If you don't have an account, you can create one.

Login

Sign-Up!

A Zip06 account will allow you to post to the online calendar, contribute to News From You, and interact with the Zip06 community. It's free to sign-up!

Click here to get started!

Register for Zip06

We're happy you've decided to join the Zip06 community. Please fill out this short registration form to begin sharing content with your neighbors.

You must enter your first name.
You must enter your last name.
You must enter a username
You must enter a valid email address
Show password
You must enter a valid zip code

Submit to Zip06

Forget Your Password?

We can help! Enter the email address registered to your account below to have your password emailed to you.

Submit an Announcement

Compassion and Expertise

Published Nov. 01, 2017

Email This Story

Fill out the form below to email this story to a friend

×

I write this letter in support of Jeannine Lewis’s candidacy for probate judge in the Saybrook Probate District, which encompasses Chester, Clinton, Deep River, Essex, Haddam, Killingworth, Lyme, Old Saybrook, and Westbrook.

Although the position of probate judge is an elected office, it is not a partisan position. Probate judges act pursuant to laws and statutes, rules, and a code of conduct, not partisan leanings. The probate judge’s responsibility is the control over matters before the court, which they must have significant experience in addressing. Jeannine Lewis has that experience.

Jeannine is a longtime area resident whose practice focuses on the areas addressed by this local court: elder law, estate and probate, conservatorships, and the like. Aside from her experience, Jeannine also educates other attorneys on how to best address these matters as the chair of the Connecticut Bar Association’s Elder Law Section Continuing Legal Education Committee.

As a lawyer specializing in veterans’ benefits as well as the president of an organization whose members exclusively serve aged, disabled, and veteran clients, I am very familiar with the quality of Attorney Lewis’s work and her compassion and expertise in finding good legal solutions for vulnerable clients such as these.

I encourage your readers to put partisanship politics aside and support Jeannine Lewis, an exceptional choice for the next probate judge of the Saybrook Probate District.

Matthew T. Stillman
Killingworth

Love Local News?

Get it Delivered Right to Your Inbox!

Sign-Up for Weekly Newsletters!

Reader Comments