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Breakfast Bar Speaker Series: College Prep – What You Need to Know Before Sending Your Child Off to College

May 4, 2023 at 7:30 am EDT

May 4th, 2023

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

College Prep: What You Need to Know Before Sending Your Child Off to College

Featuring Offit Kurman Principals, Lisa Becker and Candace Dellacona

In the next Breakfast Bar Speaker Series, Candace Dellacona will speak on Power of Attorney and Estate Planning for the college student, and Lisa Becker will discuss how to handle typical college conduct and academic disciplinary issues, such as problems with roommates, violations of campus rules, and accusations of cheating.


Hosted by Linda Ostovitz

Join us on the first Thursday of each month to learn about a legal topic from our diverse team of attorneys. Guest speakers will also be provided for timely topics.



Email: lostovitz@offitkurman.com
Phone: 301.575.0381
Fax: 301.575.0335
Mailing: 8850 Stanford Boulevard
Suite 2900, Columbia, MD 21045
LinkedIn: Linda Ostovitz

About This Month's Guest Speakers: Lisa Becker and Candace Dellacona


lbecker@offitkurman.com | 240.507.1708

Lisa Seltzer Becker began practicing law in 1996. Her practice has always focused on Family Law and Education Law. As an experienced Family Law attorney, Ms. Becker has helped numerous clients in Maryland and the District of Columbia with their divorce and custody matters. As an experienced litigator, Ms. Becker is also a trained Collaborative practitioner and a skilled negotiator. She uses these skills whenever possible to reach an agreement outside the courtroom, so as to obtain the best outcome for her clients in the most cost-efficient manner. Ms. Becker is a trained mediator and offers this service for divorce and custody cases.

candace.dellacona@offitkurman.com | 973.245.9929

Candace Dellacona works closely with families throughout every phase of their lives and, as a result, represents multiple generations of the same families. When a client requires representation in business, real estate, tax, litigation or family matters, Candace draws upon her team's diverse resources to provide them with the security of legal services.

For the last 20 years, Candace Dellacona has focused her law practice on Estate Planning, Asset Protection Planning, Elder Law, Estate Administration, Special Needs Planning, and advocacy. Whether a client is just starting out in life and welcoming his or her first child, or a business owner who requires a more sophisticated estate plan to address tax issues and a business succession plan, Candace will construct a plan that addresses the client's individual goals.

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Offit Kurman, a full-service AmLaw 200 law firm with offices throughout the East Coast and in Southern California, serves dynamic businesses, individuals and families. Founded in 1987, the firm’s 280+ attorneys counsel clients across more than 30 areas of practice. Offit Kurman helps maximize and protect business value and personal wealth by providing innovative and entrepreneurial counsel that focuses on clients’ business objectives, interests and goals. The firm is distinguished by the quality, breadth and global reach of its legal services and a unique operational structure that encourages a culture of collaboration.

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May 4, 2023
7:30 am - 8:30 am EDT
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