Jana McConnaughhay

Elder Law Attorney

Jana McConnaughhay is Board Certified in Elder Law by the Florida Bar. She is a Tallahassee native, who received a B.A. in Accounting, with honors, from Furman University and her J.D. from the Vanderbilt University School of Law, where she won the K. Harlan Dodson Moot Court Award for outstanding service to the Moot Court program. Ms. McConnaughhay is a past Chair of the Board of Directors of the Elder Law Section of the Florida Bar.  She is on the Board of Directors for the Community Foundation of North Florida, the Leon High School Foundation, and the Capital City Bank Community Board. She also serves on the Florida Bar’s Grievance Committee for the Second Judicial Circuit and the Elder Law Section’s Certification Committee.

Ms. McConnaughhay has been designated as one of Florida’s Legal Elite by Florida Trend, a designation achieved by fewer than 2% of Florida’s attorneys overall. Ms. McConnaughhay has also been named a Florida Super Lawyer, a designation achieved by fewer than 5% of Florida’s attorneys.  She is “AV” rated by Martindale Hubbell. Ms. McConnaughhay has been selected as Member of the Year by the Elder Law Section of the Florida Bar, and a Guardian Angel by the Office of the Public Guardian, having previously served as long-time chair of its Board. In 2017 she was named one of Tallahassee’s 25 Women You Need to Know by the Tallahassee Democrat. She acts as a Reading Pal at a local elementary school through United Way of the Big Bend, reading each week with a first grader who needs extra assistance.

Ms. McConnaughhay focuses her practice on estate planning matters, with special insight into issues involving aging and disability.

 

Jana McConnaughhay

Jana McConnaughhay

(850) 385-1246

Jana McConnaughhay

(850) 385-1246

Jana McConnaughhay is Board Certified in Elder Law by the Florida Bar. She is a Tallahassee native, who received a B.A. in Accounting, with honors, from Furman University and her J.D. from the Vanderbilt University School of Law, where she won the K. Harlan Dodson Moot Court Award for outstanding service to the Moot Court program. Ms. McConnaughhay is a past Chair of the Board of Directors of the Elder Law Section of the Florida Bar.  She is on the Board of Directors for the Community Foundation of North Florida, the Leon High School Foundation, and the Capital City Bank Community Board. She also serves on the Florida Bar’s Grievance Committee for the Second Judicial Circuit and the Elder Law Section’s Certification Committee.

Ms. McConnaughhay has been designated as one of Florida’s Legal Elite by Florida Trend, a designation achieved by fewer than 2% of Florida’s attorneys overall. Ms. McConnaughhay has also been named a Florida Super Lawyer, a designation achieved by fewer than 5% of Florida’s attorneys.  She is “AV” rated by Martindale Hubbell. Ms. McConnaughhay has been selected as Member of the Year by the Elder Law Section of the Florida Bar, and a Guardian Angel by the Office of the Public Guardian, having previously served as long-time chair of its Board. In 2017 she was named one of Tallahassee’s 25 Women You Need to Know by the Tallahassee Democrat. She acts as a Reading Pal at a local elementary school through United Way of the Big Bend, reading each week with a first grader who needs extra assistance.

Ms. McConnaughhay focuses her practice on estate planning matters, with special insight into issues involving aging and disability.