Kimberly M. Zebedis
Kimberly is an associate with Black McCuskey and focuses her practice in the areas of estate planning and probate and trust administration, helping clients of all walks of life to protect themselves, their families, and their assets during their lifetimes and after their passing. Kimberly enjoys the opportunity to work closely and collaboratively with families to identify and achieve their estate planning goals and to help them attain peace of mind.
In order to better serve clients with a diverse range of assets, Kimberly also practices in the areas of business and real estate law. As an associate, Kimberly has gained experience planning for and administering estates and trusts of all sizes and complexities and preparing federal estate tax and fiduciary income tax returns.
A summa cum laude graduate of the University of Akron School of Law, Kimberly served on the Executive Board of the Akron Law Review as the Executive Editor of Student Writing and received the CALI Excellence Awards for the highest grade in Legal Drafting, Individual Taxation, and Wills, Trusts, & Estates II. While in law school, Kimberly gained practical experience in the area of wills, trusts, and estates as a law clerk for Judge Elinore Marsh Stormer of the Summit County Probate Court. Additionally, she worked as a summer associate for Black McCuskey during the summer of 2016.
Prior to attending the University of Akron School of Law, Kimberly obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from West Liberty University in West Virginia, where she graduated in three years with a 4.0 GPA and served as a Staff Writer, Online Editor and Editor-in-Chief of The Trumpet, the University’s student-run newspaper.
A New Philadelphia native, Kimberly is a 2019 graduate and current board member and alumni committee chair of Leadership Tuscarawas. Now residing in Stark County, Kimberly is a member of ystark! and the Stark County Bar Association Young Lawyers Committee. As a member of the Black McCuskey team, Kimberly is happy to serve both the Tuscarawas County and Stark County communities that she calls “home.”
Ohio Bar, 2017
J.D., The University of Akron School of Law, summa cum laude, 2017
B.A., English, West Liberty University, 2014