Estate Planning SupportTrustCounsel's estate planning legal support team is dedicated exclusively to assisting our estate planning, probate and elder law attorneys. Working out of our Chapel Hill estate planning office, our support staff coordinate appointments, ensure necessary documents are in order, and communicate with clients in North Carolina, Tennessee, Florida and New York.
Jill Kilby, Director of Client Relations / Legal Assistant
Jill A. Kilby received a Paralegal Associates Degree from Durham Technical Community College in 1991. She joined the TrustCounsel team in July 2005 and serves as the Legal Assistant. She has worked as an assistant in the area of estate planning since 1998.
Peggy Kline, Office Manager / Estate Planning Assistant
Peggy Kline brings more than 25 years of business experience to TrustCounsel where she has worked since 2011. She received her Paralegal Certificate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2010 after graduating from both the University of Cincinnati (A.A.S) and the University of Kentucky (B.A.). Peggy has worked in the social service and financial fields, and as a Senior Information Technology Project Manager at IBM.
Terry Whitley Curro, Estate and Trust Administration Assistant
Terry Whitley Curro began her career as a Legal Assistant when she was hired to work with Gregory Herman-Giddens in August 2000. In the summer of 2005, she left the firm to follow a call to ministry and returned to TrustCounsel in June 2010. Terry works closely with our attorneys in managing the details of Estate and Trust Administration for our clients. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Radford University (1985) and has a broad base of professional experience, having also worked in health and human services, retreat ministry, and church administration.