Jillian is a 2021 Summa Cum Laude graduate of Salem State University, receiving her Bachelor of Arts in English. She was a Commonwealth Honors Program student and authored a Senior thesis on generational memory in Holocaust graphic novel memoirs. Jillian also served on the Honors Program Advisory Council and worked as a Writing Center Tutor at the Mary G. Walsh Writing Center.
As a paralegal at Spano & Dawicki Jillian assists the firm’s attorneys in drafting estate planning documents and composing document portfolios; communicating with clients and the courts relative to all firm matters including estate planning, probate and trust administration, and guardianship and conservatorship; and completing court Petitions and Accounts.
Jillian resides in Lynn with her family. When she is not working, she likes to tend to her dog, Curly, and her cat, Ed, bake treats for friends and family, and attempt to knit.