Lisa M. Powers

Ms. Powers helps business owners and their families navigate complex elder law and estate planning concerns. As a certified business and finance coach, she brings the psychology of money to the forefront in planning for personal and business needs.

585-232-5300 ext. 267


Practice Areas

Elder Law
Trusts & Estates


J.D., cum laude, 1997, Albany Law School
B.S. in Foreign Service, 1993, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service


New York State Bar Association, Trusts and Estates and Elder Law Sections
Monroe County Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Section
Greater Rochester Association of Women Attorneys (“GRAWA”)



Ms. Powers participates with Rochester Women’s Network, Women TIES, Women’s Council and GRAPE. She has her own Facebook group for women leaders. “The B Factor,” and runs a local networking group where she engages multidisciplinary speakers to advance the needs of business owners and high-level executives.

Honors & Achievements

Ms. Powers is a 2015 Athena award finalist. She has written extensively for her former blog, “Your Best Life Plan,” and has appeared in the Daily Record and on WHAM 1380 Meet the Experts.

Speaking & Writing Engagements

The Daily Record, What You Don’t Know Could Hurt You, Especially for the Unmarried


She is the Vice Chair of the Arc of Monroe Foundation Board and has served on numerous other community organization boards including GRAWA, Rochester Women’s Network and Flower City Down Syndrome Network, Inc. Lisa has lectured for local bar association programs and community groups on various aspects of elder law, estate and tax planning and estate administration, as well as business growth and wealth strategies for leaders and owners.