Paula L. Peaden

Board member

Ms. Peaden is an attorney with the firm of Parker, Pollard, Wilton & Peaden, P.C. She practices in the areas of trust and estate planning, trusts and estates administration, elder law, long-term care and disability planning, special needs trusts and guardianships. She was named the Best Elder Care Lawyer in Richmond in the 2014 edition of Best Lawyers in America®. Other recognition includes her appointments to Virginia Super Lawyers for Trusts and Estates and Elder Law, Five Star Wealth Management Professionals, and AV-rated Martindale Hubbell Preeminent Women Lawyers. She is also a member of the Special Needs Alliance.

Ms. Peaden was born in Northern New Jersey and began her professional career as a registered nurse. Prior to attending law school she worked as an intensive care nurse at the Medical College of Virginia. She received her legal education from George Mason University. She enjoys lecturing and writing on topics related to her estate planning and elder law practice.