Linda L. Snelling, Esq. is a member of the Tax, Trusts and Estates Department. Linda has over twenty years of extensive experience as a lawyer. Prior to her legal career, Linda worked in the financial industry and has been a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Florida since 1985. Linda devotes her practice to estate and wealth planning for high net worth individuals and probate and guardianship matters including litigation or estate and trust disputes, and she handles a wide variety of taxation issues. Her experience as a certified public accountant at two of the country’s largest accounting firms is a substantial asset she brings to her practice. She has advised clients in multimillion-dollar litigation as well as supervised and managed audits, often for Fortune 500 clients.
Linda was a 2010 nominee for Woman of the Year by the Junior League of Boca Raton. She was a 1999 Women of Distinction nominee by Soroptimist International of Boca Raton. She holds the BVÂ® Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell. See Award Methodology. Linda is a member of the
Florida Association of Women Lawyers, the American & Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Women’s Society of Certified Public Accountants, the Boca Raton Estate Planning Council, and the Women for Excellence, Inc.
Linda also serves Pro Bono on a number of guardianship matters. Previously, she served as Treasurer of Caridad Center, Inc., which provides educational and medical assistance to families in need. She was honored in October 2010 as a Volunteer of the Year of the Junior League of Boca Raton for her work with the Caridad Center, and in 2017 was recognized with a Pro Bono Award from the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, Inc.
Linda earned her B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Arizona. Ms. Snelling received her J.D. and LL.M., with high honors, in Taxation from the University of Florida College of Law.