Jen Kosteva focuses her practice on estate planning, trust and estate administration, and estate and gift taxation. She enjoys working with individuals and families on a variety of sensitive and complex estate and business planning matters. Jen has experience in tailoring estate plans to meet the needs of family members in all generations and to address special circumstances such as marriage, divorce or the birth or adoption of a child. She also advises executors and trustees about the administration of estates and trusts and guides them in all aspects of fulfilling their responsibilities, including advice on tax related matters.
Jen has been an Adjunct Professor at Temple University Beasley School of Law since 2020 where she teaches “Drafting and Analyzing Fundamental Estate Planning Documents” to both JD and LLM students.
Jen was named a Rising Star by Philadelphia Magazine in trust and estate law in 2016 and 2017.
Prior to joining Heckscher, Teillon, Terrill & Sager, Jen was an associate in the Private Wealth Services group of McGuireWoods, LLP in Richmond, Virginia. She also clerked for the Honorable James C. Dever, III, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina, in Raleigh, North Carolina.