Jackie Yarmo is an Associate at Mandelbaum Barrett and concentrates her practice in the areas of trusts elder and disability law; estate planning; trust and estate administration; probate litigation; guardianship matters; and government benefits. Prior to joining Mandelbaum Barrett, Jackie served as a law clerk to the Honorable Judge Randal C. Chiocca in the Chancery Court of Passaic County. Jackie is passionate about Elder Law issues and served as an intern at the Jewish Association Serving the Aging in their Community Guardian Program during law school.

Jackie received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Boston Conservatory and her Juris Doctor cum laude from Rutgers Law School Newark, where she served as a student attorney in the Education and Health Law Clinic. In addition to practicing law, Jackie enjoys gardening, skiing, and hiking with her family.

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Rutgers Law School, J.D., Cum Laude, 2021

Boston Conservatory, B.F.A., Dance, 1988

Nursing home residents’ rights at risk in new SCOTUS case 

November 14, 2022

More than 83 million people access Medicaid services, many of whom are elderly or disabled and using Medicaid resources to fund their residence in a long-term care facility. If you or a loved one are one of these people, you may be interested in the recent case being argued before the Supreme Court last week. […]

What You Should Know About Nursing Home Admissions Contracts

October 5, 2022

They cannot require you to be financially responsible for your loved one’s care. Approximately 48 million adults in the U.S. are caring for an adult with health or functional limitations, and nearly one in six is adults is caring for someone aged 50 or older through illness or disability.[1] Nursing homes and residential care facilities […]