Rebecca McNabb, J.D., LL.M.
Rebecca McNabb, J.D., LL.M., serves as a Vice President and Trust Officer for Magnolia Trust Company. In this role, Rebecca brings her legal background and trust administration interest to support the areas of complex estate planning and trust administration issues. Her unique perspective allows her to maintain steadfast dedication in finding personalized solutions for Magnolia clients.
Rebecca received her Doctor of Jurisprudence degree at the University of Tennessee (UT) College of Law and her Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science, Legal Studies at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She earned a Master of Laws degree in Taxation from the University of Alabama in July 2021. Her focus while pursuing her LL.M. was on estate planning concerns.
Prior to joining Magnolia, Rebecca served as a law clerk at Elder Law of East Tennessee, where she drafted estate planning documents and deeds, assisted with consumer protection issues and records requests, as well as conducted case research. Her internships include Hamilton County Chancery Court, the offices of Senator Bob Corker and Senator Lamar Alexander, as well as an established trust company in the region.
While obtaining her degree at the UT College of Law, Rebecca served as a student attorney in Wills Clinic, a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site coordinator for the College of Law, UT’s Pro Bono club fundraising chair, and the treasurer of the Animal Law Society. She was awarded The CALI Excellence for the Future Award® in both Wills & Trusts and Contract Drafting by The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI), a nonprofit organization that recognizes law students who achieve the highest GPA in their course.