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Amy M. Fletcher

Associate

770-957-3937 MAIN | 770-957-9165 FAX

AFLETCHER@SMITHWELCHLAW.COM

Practice Areas

Taxation

Corporate and Business Law

Estate Planning and Probate

Law School: Mercer University School of Law, JD 2012
Undergraduate: Wesleyan College, 2006

Amy Fletcher is an associate in the firm’s business section. Her primary areas of practice include taxation, corporation/business organizations, trusts, probate, and estate planning. Amy graduated magna cum laude from Wesleyan College in 2006 with a degree in business administration and accounting. Her Wesleyan honors thesis, “Benford’s Law [of Physics] as an Auditing Tool,” led her first to a career as an auditor, where she earned her license as a certified public accountant. In 2012, she went on to receive her J.D. degree from the Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law. Amy received her LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Alabama in 2013.


Amy is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, Macon Bar Association, Towaliga Bar Association (2016 Vice President), Macon Estate Planning Council, and the Junior League of Macon, Inc. Amy also serves on Wesleyan College’s Board of Trustees, Central Georgia Estate Planning Council, and the Next Generation Advisory Council for Navicent Health.

Proffesional

Presentations

  • Trusts 101: presented topics “Estate Planning for the Disabled” and “Revocable Living Trusts”
  • The Probate Process from Start to Finish: presented topics “Sale of Property and Distributions” and “Final Accounting and Closing the Estate”
  • Step-by-Step Guide to Drafting Wills and Trusts: presented topics “Basic Tax Concerns” and “Documenting Long-Term Care, Incapacity, and End-of-Life Decisions”
  • Basic Fiduciary Law 201: presented topic “Estate Planning for Blended Families”
  • Scheduled to present “Estate Planning for Blended Families” for CLE: Basic Fiduciary Law 201 on October 28, 2020 in Atlanta at the Bar Center with live broadcast to 7 other locations statewide
Admissions and
Recognitions
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Macon Bar Association
  • Towaliga Bar Association
  • Macon Estate Planning Council
Community
Involvement

Ms. Fletcher has dedicated much time in the communities she has been apart of. She has served the Butts County 4-H Club, Junior League of Macon as a Sustainer, Investment Advisory Board, and as a Pro Bono Auditor. She was named the 2018 Volunteer of the year as the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for Butts Co. Foster Children. 

Ms. Fletcher is also a lifelong Presbyterian and has held positions in her church such as a member of the Planned Giving Committee, Nusery Coordinator, and Co-Chair of Pastor Nominating Committee.

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