Areas of Practice

Sandra Kaufman Jonasen

Senior Associate

Sandra Kaufman Jonasen is a Senior associate attorney of The Law Offices of Baldwin, Briscoe & Steinmetz, P.C. She works for the firm’s Wills, Trusts, and Estates practice after previously practicing law in Ohio and Florida.  Ms. Jonasen’s work at Baldwin, Briscoe & Steinmetz, P.C. covers all estate planning services, including the creation and handling of trusts, complex living trusts, medical power of attorneys and advance health care directives, and nursing home and elder care planning.

Ms. Jonasen graduated from the University of Illinois in 1988 with a Bachelor of Art’s in political science in 1988.  She went on to study law at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, receiving her juris doctor in 1991.  In 2012, she received a LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Alabama School of Law.

Ms. Jonasen currently resides in Wildewood with her husband Brian, a recently retired Air Force officer at Patuxent Naval Air Station, and her two children, Colin and Caitlin.  She and her family are active members of the community.

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland Court of Appeals
  • 6th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Ohio Supreme Court, 1991-2005
  • United States District Court – South District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court – Middle District of Florida, 2000


  • University of Alabama School of Law, LL.M in Taxation, cum laude, 2012
  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, juris doctor, 1991
  • University of Illinois, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, 1988

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Maryland Bar Association
  • St. Mary’s County Bar Association
  • Florida State Bar