Ann Nano McNamara
  • Attorney





Ann Nano McNamara received her Bachelor of Arts degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada and her Juris Doctorate from Chapman University's Fowler School of Law, in Orange, California. A teacher at heart, Ann enjoys guiding clients through each step of the legal process, making sure they understand all available options and risks so that they can make informed decisions.

Ann is licensed to practice law in NY, Washington, D.C. , California, and all of the United States District Courts for California.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning & Estate Administration
  • Guardianships
  • Elder Law
  • Business Law

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • Washington
  • California
  • U.S. District Court
    • U.S. District Court Central District of California
    • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
    • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
    • U.S. District Court Southern District of California


  • Certified NYS Part 36 Guardian Ad Litem, Supplemental Needs Trustee, and Counsel to Guardian
  • Certified NYS Part 36 MHL Article 81 Guardian, Court Evaluator, and Attorney for Alleged Incapacitated Person


  • Fowler School of Law, Chapman University, Orange, California
    • Juris Doctorate
  • McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    • Bachelor of Arts
    • Honors: Great Distinction


  • Ann lectures on first-time home-buying as well as estate planning.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York Bar Association
  • Albany County Bar Association
  • Capital District Women’s Bar Association
  • Washington, D.C. Bar Association
  • California State Bar Association