CarneyKelehan ranked among 2019 ‘Best Law Firms’

Columbia-based Carney, Kelehan, Bresler, Bennett and Scherr LLP was once again ranked among the “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report magazine and Best Lawyers, the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession. CarneyKelehan was ranked in Baltimore’s first tier for real estate law and second tier for business organizations law and construction… READ MORE

  • Hawthorn Executive Center
  • 10715 Charter Drive
  • Suite 200
  • Columbia, Maryland 21044
  • P: 410-740-4600
  • Jessica Gorsky

Jessica Gorsky

Jessica Gorsky focuses her practice on trusts and estates law. She is based in the Columbia office and also works with clients in the Annapolis and Westminster offices. With sensitivity to relevant personal issues, Ms. Gorsky customizes documents to reflect her clients’ unique situations and goals. She advises on the following:

Estates and Trusts

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Advance Health Care Directives
  • Beneficiary Designations
  • Asset Transfers

Estate and Trust Administration
Special Needs Planning
Wealth Preservation
Business Formation
Business Succession Planning

  • Estates and Trusts
  • Gift Tax
  • Business Tax

Elder Law

  • Long-Term Care planning
  • Medicaid qualifying assistance
  • VA Aid and Assistance Benefits

Professionally, Ms. Gorsky co-authored Good Standing with the State Department of Assessment and Taxation for The People’s Law Library of Maryland and presented “Medicaid –
The Ins and Outs of Applying for Long Term Care Assistance in Maryland” for The Wealth Academy 2016 Seminar Series.

Practice Areas:

  • Trusts and Estates Law Taxation and Business Law

Bar Admissions:

Maryland, 2014


  • University of Baltimore School of Law, LL.M. in Taxation
  • University of Baltimore School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • Syracuse University, B.A., cum laude

Professional Associations:

  • Maryland State Bar Association: Young Lawyers, Estates and Trusts Law, Elder and Disability Law, Business Law and Taxation Law Sections
  • Baltimore County Bar Association
  • Baltimore City Bar Association
  • Howard County Bar Association
  • Howard County Estate Planning Council
  • Women Lawyers as Leaders Initiative

Community Involvement:

  • Association of Community Services of Howard County
  • The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore
  • Maryland Volunteer Lawyer Services
  • MSBA Annual Law Day
  • MSBA Wills for Heroes Program
  • The Women’s Housing Coalition