Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (Cranfill Sumner) today announced that Kara Gansmann has been named a partner in the firm. Kara is based in the firm’s Wilmington office.

“We are very proud to welcome Kara as a partner of Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP. She is a dedicated and respected attorney who fully embodies our firm’s values of teamwork, reputation, and client service,” said Marshall Wall, Managing Partner of Cranfill Sumner. “Kara’s hard work and commitment to serving her clients has truly set her apart over the years, and we congratulate her on this achievement.”

Gansmann is an Elder Law and Estate Planning attorney based in the Cranfill Sumner Wilmington office.  She counsels individuals and families on tactics for estate planning, asset-protection, and long-term care planning and drafts wills, powers of attorney, and trusts, including pet trusts and special needs trusts. In addition, she represents clients in court in trust and estate administration matters, will caveats, guardianship/incompetency proceedings, and fiduciary litigation.

Prior to Cranfill Sumner, Gansmann served as a staff attorney on an appellate court in Houston, Texas.