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Attorney Amanda Jelks Personifies Why We Celebrate Women’s History Month In celebration of Women's History Month, Attorney Amanda Jelks shares her story of success while facing numerous challenges.

A Legal Career Helping Small Businesses Covid-19 brought it's own set of challenges to the small business community in Chattanooga and surrounding areas. Attorney Amanda Jelks discusses ways in which she helped her small business clients adapt to the sudden changes brought on by the pandemic.

Estate Planning with Attorney Amanda Jelks As a guest on Young, Black & Widowed Podcast Amanda offers important information for on planning before and after enduring the loss of a spouse.

ADVICE TO MY YOUNGER SELF In a CityScope Magazine article titled, "Advice To My Younger Self", Attorney Amanda Jelks gives her younger self advice encouraging her to be in less of a rush and to get a chance to know herself.

We Scored 49 Probate Lawyers in Chattanooga, TN and Picked the Top 13 An A+ in Reputation and an A+ in Professionalism say it all in a scoring of probate lawyers in Chattanooga, TN by

Webinar #16 – July 16, 2020 -- Business-Building Q&A #16 with Amanda Jelks Hosted by Mike O'Neill & Rhonda Beard with Expert Panelist Amanda Jelks from Jelks Law, PLLCAttorney Amanda Jelks recounts the motivations and decisions that led her to leave the world of large law firms and found her own independent law firm, Jelks Law. She focuses the struggles and challenges of running a business from her own perspective as a business owner and how she sees them affect her small business owner clients.

GUEST EDITORIAL: TOOLS FOR TRANSFERRING YOUR HOUSE TO YOUR LOVED ONES BY ATTORNEY AMANDA N. JELKS Attorney Amanda Jelks goes over some estate planning terminology and shares one of the most effective methods for transferring your home to a loved one so that the property can avoid going through probate when you pass.

Amanda Jelks Recognized As Best Attorney At Black Excellence Of Chattanooga Awards Attorney Amanda Jelks, founder of Jelks Law, has been named “Best Attorney” by Chattanooga Business Elite. She was presented with the award at the 1st Annual Black Excellence of Chattanooga Awards on February 9 held at the Chattanooga Convention Center.

Making A Difference in the Lives of Everyday PeopleAmanda candidly shares her recollections and insights on what it was to face the challenges of raising and providing for a child as a teen mother while continuing her education and to ultimately open Jelks Law so that she can go on to help others.

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If you couldn't attend any of these past events, know that Attorney Amanda Jelks works with these issues every day at Jelks Law. Amanda can answer any questions you may have on these topics.

Estate Planning 101 – ONLINE CLASS In this online class, Attorney Amanda Jelks discuss estate planning necessities such as a power of attorney, wills, and life insurance policies for people of all ages.

Financial and Estate Planning for Couples Attorney Amanda Jelks was a co-lecturer for this online class in which she discusses planning for people in long term relationships. Topics include appointing a guardian for children, combining finances, and planning for non-married couples.

Preparing for the Worst: End of Life Planning This online class led by Attorney Amanda Jelks dealt with estate planning basics such as trusts, wills, and power of attorney as well as helpful information on final expense life insurance, making sure your children are looked after, and ways to make the lives of aging parents easier.

Jelks Law serves the greater Chattanooga area and surrounding communities including: Soddy Daisy, TN; Red Bank, TN; East Ridge, TN; Ooltewah, TN; Signal Mountain, TN; Cleveland, TN; Lookout Mountain, GA; Ringgold, GA