Linda J. Kidder is a graduate of the University of Vermont (B.A.), Western New England College School of Law (J.D. cum laude) and she received her Masters in Taxation from Boston University. For the last twenty-five years Linda has concentrated her practice in the areas of probate, estate planning and Title XIX planning. She has lectured on estate planning, planning for incapacity, probate and Title XIX for the Connecticut Bar Association and for various community groups. She has also addressed the National College of Probate Judges. Linda was admitted to the Vermont Bar in 1985 and the Connecticut Bar in 1987. Linda is a member of the Estates and Probate Section
Executive Committee and the Elder Law Committee and has served as Co- Chairman of the Estate and Probate and Elder Law Continuing Legal Education Committees. She is the former President of the Estate and Tax Planning Council of Eastern Connecticut, as well as a member of the American Bar Association, the Connecticut Bar Association and the Vermont Bar Associations. She taught in the Paralegal Studies program at the University of New Haven and has also taught at the University of Massachusetts and Western New England College School of Law.