Alexander J. Zarzecki was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland and is a member of the 2005 graduating class of the Gilman School.
Alex graduated from the University of Baltimore School Of Law in 2012 and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland College Park in 2009. Alex began practicing at Frank, Frank & Scherr, LLC when he was admitted to the Maryland State Bar in December 2012. He focuses his practice on estate and special needs planning, trust administration, guardianship and Medical Assistance planning. Alex also concentrates his practice on probate and estate administration.
Alex has been an adjunct Professor at the University of Baltimore School of Law where he co-taught a course on Elder Law with Jason Frank. Previously, Alex guest-lectured at the University of Maryland Law School, the University of Baltimore School of Law, Towson University and the Odyssey Program at Johns Hopkins University. Alex also regularly speaks at local senior centers on estate and special needs planning.
Alex is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Special Needs Alliance (affiliate member), the Maryland State Bar Association, the Baltimore County Bar Association, and the Baltimore County Provider Council.
Alex attained the accreditation of Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) from the National Elder Law Foundation (NELF) in 2019
10 – Special Needs Trusts, Loyola Graduate Center-Columbia Campus
10 – Review of the New Elective Share Law’s Impact on Medicaid and Estate Planning for Seniors Loyola Graduate Center-Columbia Campus
12 – December 17, 2019, Legal Issues and the Elderly, Johns Hopkins University