Lynn A., Principal
Lynn A. has been a practicing attorney in Sacramento County and Placer County since 1983. Lynn invests much of her time on important issues that affect the elderly and their families. She is a frequent speaker and educator, and actively participates in a number of professional affiliations that influence policies on the care and treatment of the elderly. In her own practice she demonstrates her commitment to exceptional service by consulting with clients at home, or wherever is appropriate, at no additional charge.
Lynn is married to Michael, who is also an attorney in practice in Sacramento. They have two children, who are soon to be college graduates.
McGeorge School of Law
Juris Doctor 1980
California State BarâMember, 1983-Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysâMember, 1994-Present
Placer County Older Adult CollaborativeâMember, 1994-Present
Roseville Chamber of CommerceâMember
The Alternative BoardâExecutive Leadership Member
Rainbow Chamber of CommerceâMember
Sierra College Emeritus ProgramâEducator
Medi-Cal Continuing Education for AttorneysâEducator
Sun City Roseville and Lincoln HillsâSpeaker
Gerontology Program at California State University Sacramento (CSUS)âSpeaker
Alzheimerâs Aid Society Caregivers ConferenceâSpeaker
Placer County Older Adult CollaborativeâSpeaker
Colleen J. Watters, Associate Counsel
Colleen Watters is a conscientious attorney who prides herself on providing valuable service to her clients. Ms. Watters was admitted to the California State Bar in 2008. She attended Lincoln Law School in the evenings while working full time. She has experience in multiple practice areas and is now dedicating herself to Estate Planning and Elder Law.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Ms. Watters spent over a decade in quality assurance working for an international laboratory organization. Her duties included audits and compliance reviews to assure that the laboratory was maintaining and meeting compliance with government regulations. Ms. Watters was in charge of maintaining direct contact with corporate clients and government agencies regarding compliance and adhering to all administrative regulations.
Ms. Watters is native of Sacramento, a proud member of Sacramento County Bar Association and the South Placer Estate Planning Council and is active within the Sacramento community. She spends her free time cycling and hiking the river trails with her dog, Seamus.
Lincoln Law School
Juris Doctor 2007
Professional Affiliations California State BarâMember, 2008 Present
Sacramento County Bar AssociationâMember, 2008-Present
South Placer Estate Planning Council - Member, 2009 - Present
Placer SPCA Planned Giving Committee Member, 2010 - Present
American River Parkway Foundation - Oak Grove Steward, 2010 - Present
Cheri began working for Lynn over 15 years ago after raising her two children: Julianne, a nurse, and D.J., a surgical technician with the U.S. Navy. Cheriâs legal career began at age 18 as a Typist Clerk for the Roseville City Attorneyâs office. She is a member of the Placer County Legal Professionals Association. Cheri is a lifelong resident of Placer County and has been married to her husband, Dave, for 30 years.
Gloria Lamm, Paralegal
Gloria joined the Law Office of Lynn A. in 2005, but has worked as a paralegal in the Estate Planning field of law for over 18 years after raising her two children. Gloria is a graduate of the University of Nebraska, Lincoln with a B.S. in Education, Speech Pathology and Audiology. She is a member of Legal Secretaries, Inc., and the Placer County Legal Professionals Association. Gloria and her husband, Dave, enjoy spending time with their two grandchildren.
Karen, Administrative Assistant
Karen joined the Law Office of Lynn A. last year. From her days successfully raising her two children, along with years of volunteer work at local schools, running a small business for a charitable organization, and handling the affairs of her elderly mother, Karen brings numerous skills with her that fit perfectly with the needs of our office and the clients we serve. She has been married to Richard for 27 years and they live in El Dorado Hills.