Experience and Extraordinary Expertise

Gadsden Schneider & Woodward LLP combines the sophisticated legal skills of a national or global law firm with the intimacy, informality and attentiveness to client needs that is characteristic of smaller firms.

Gadsden Schneider & Woodward LLP


Founded in 2001, Gadsden Schneider & Woodward LLP concentrates its practice in estate planning, trust and estate

administration, trust and estate litigation, charitable gift planning, and related areas of tax and fiduciary matters.

The firm’s partners average more than thirty years of experience in estate and tax planning and fiduciary matters.

The three founding partners, Christopher H. Gadsden, Pam H. Schneider, and W. Steven Woodward were joined in 2004

by a fourth partner, Tracy Blake DeVlieger. Kathryn H. Crary joined the partnership in 2020.

Christopher H. Gadsden has retired from the practice of law, and Pam H. Schneider is currently Of Counsel.

Jennifer H. Stoudt, Matthew D. Gilbert, Peter J. Bietz, Caitlin J. Akins, Timothy D. Miles, and Kenneth E. Martin

complete the current complement of the firm’s attorneys.