Who We Are

Ansell & Anderson (originally Ansell Professional Association) was founded 30 years ago by Ruth Tolf Ansell with a desire to deliver high-quality legal service to clients in the areas of estate planning and trust and estate administration. Christine S. Anderson joined Ruth as a partner in 1998. Alyssa Graham Garrigan joined as an associate in 2012 and become a partner in 2018.

At Ansell & Anderson, our attorneys and staff work to deliver quality legal services tailored to our clients' individual objectives at a reasonable cost. We have a deep commitment to serving the community as well as the legal profession. Both Christine and Alyssa are involved in professional activities relating to the trusts and estates practice. Christine is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) additionally she has been recognized numerous times by New Hampshire Magazine as a top attorney in trust and estate law and elder law. Alyssa was named a Rising Star in Estate Planning by Super Lawyers.