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Overview

Overview

Shaunté Wilcher is an attorney in our Estate & Wealth Planning practice group. Her work includes probate and trust administration, as well as elder law, charitable giving, and special needs issues. She is a zealous advocate with a devotion to counseling vulnerable individuals and their families during some of their most difficult life challenges. Shaunté also provides guidance in the preparation of key estate planning documents, such as wills, trusts, and powers of attorney. Shaunte’ also works closely with the Privacy & Data Security practice group. 

Prior to joining Jaffe, Shaunté was a judicial intern to the Honorable Judge Victoria Roberts of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.

Education & Admissions

Education & Admissions

Education

  • Wayne Law School, JD 2019
    • Damon J. Keith Scholarship Recipient
    • Journal of Law and Society, Editor
    • The Honorable Judge Victoria Roberts, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, Judicial Intern, 2018
    • Black Law Student Association, President 2017-2018
    • Dean’s Diversity Task Force
    • Elected to Student Board of Governors, 2016-2017
    • Worked as a student attorney serving emerging/start up nonprofits in the Detroit region
    • Taught introduction to law once a week to High School students at Cass Tech

     Howard University, BA Sociology, Honor’s Program, Phi Beta Kappa 2013

    • Major in Sociology and Minor in Community Development
    • Founded Relay For Life of Howard University
    • Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Fellow

    Before Jaffe/Law school

    Nonprofit Professional in Detroit

    Bar Admission

    Michigan

Affiliations

Affiliations

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Detroit Bar Association
  • Augustus Straker Bar Association
  • Wolverine Bar Association