Photo of Jennifer H. Sitterley BaumJennifer H. Sitterley Baum

Principal Member

Principal Member

Jennifer joined Sitterley & Vandervoort, Ltd. in July 2010. She focuses primarily on the areas of Elder Law, Medicaid and Estate Planning, and also assists in establishing, funding, and administering trusts. Jennifer is especially concerned with making sure seniors understand the rules for Medicaid qualification and how it affects their current assets, while offering both crisis care and long-term asset protection options. She combines these same services with accredited VA Aid and Attendance knowledge for Veterans to further maximize their potential benefits and protection. Before joining the firm, Jennifer worked as an accountant while she obtained her MBA.

Practice Areas

  • Elder Law
  • Medicaid Planning
  • Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Probate and Non-Probate
  • Wealth Transfer
  • Guardianship

Honors & Awards

  • 2019 Rising Star, Super Lawyer
  • Certified Elder Law Attorney, dually recognized by the National Elder Law Foundation and the Ohio State Bar Association


  • Secretary of the Fairfield County Bar Association
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. (NAELA), 2018 President-elect of the Ohio Chapter
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law Section
  • Fairfield County United Way, Board member and Treasurer
  • Southeast Ohio Sight Center, President in 2015
  • Fairfield County Opiate Task Force, Member
  • AHA, A Hands-on Adventure, A Children’s Museum, 2018 Treasurer and Board Member
  • Fairfield County GOP Executive Committee, 2018 Secretary


2002, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Finance, Ohio State University Fisher College of Business

2006, Master of Business Administration, Ellis M.B.A. College, With Honors

2009, Juris Doctorate, University of Akron C. Blake McDowell School of Law