Cristin Carnell Lambros has been practicing estates and trusts law for over 30 years and has had her own boutique estates and trusts law firm for over 20 years. Immediately prior to starting her own firm, Cristin practiced for 9 years (1988-1997) in the Estates and Trusts Department at Piper & Marbury (now DLA Piper).

Cristin has been a Fellow of The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) for over 20 years and has been active on its Practice and Nominating committees. The description on the ACTEC website reads:

ACTEC is a national organization of approximately 2,600 lawyers elected to membership by demonstrating the highest level of integrity, commitment to the profession, competence, and experience as trust and estate counselors. Our members, “Fellows,” are the best and brightest in the trust and estate practice, with decades of experience representing and advising families.

Cristin was a member of the Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA) Estates and Trusts Section Council for 12 years, where she held positions as Secretary, Webmaster, and Newsletter Editor. She has also taught a slew of Continuing Legal Education courses (listed on her CV).

She received her J.D. from Duke University (1986) and her B.A. degree from Haverford College (1983), where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude.