Kristina M. King

Kristina M. King is a shareholder in FKWD.  She obtained her undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University and her law degree from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.  Ms. King has been admitted to the practice of law before the Supreme Court of Ohio and is a member of the Lorain County and Ohio State Bar Associations.  Prior to joining FKWD in 2004, Ms. King was a Trust Officer at a national bank.  She is the former Co-Chair of the Committee for the Women’s Fund of the Community Foundation of Lorain County, the former Co-Chair of the New/Young Lawyers’ Committee of the Lorain County Bar Association, the President of the Board of Directors of the Boys and Girls Club of Lorain County and serves on the Grants Committee of the Community Foundation of Lorain County.  Ms. King was a judge for Elyria’s 2007 Apple Festival Queen Pageant.       

Ms. King gained a practical knowledge of trust administration and estate planning through her experience as a Trust Officer prior to joining FKWD.  This knowledge has been further augmented by her more than ten years in private practice.  Ms. King drafts complex estate plans, including many types of trusts, wills and powers of attorney.  Her clients range from high net worth business owners, to individuals with more modest assets.  She takes great care in shepherding the surviving loved ones of individuals who passed away through the complex process of probate estate administration.  Ms. King also prepares premarital agreements, federal estate tax returns, handles real estate transactions and works with family owned businesses on business succession plans.      

Ms. King lives on the west side of Cleveland with her husband Gilbert.  She is the proud and loving mother to two young daughters.