Kristen Prull Moonan is a Partner with Moonan | Stratton, focusing in all areas of trusts and estates and elder law. She also works with businesses on transactional, real estate and other compelling legal matters.

Kristen takes a creative and analytical approach,  drilling down to get to the heart of her clients’ legal needs. She is known for her perseverance in complex and challenging situations to advance the objectives of her clients.

Among her honors and recognition, Kristen was noted by Rhode Island Monthly‘s 2024 Excellence in the Law listing for the sixth year in a row in the category of “Wills, Trusts and Estates.” She continues to be included in the Best Lawyers in America list for the area of “Elder Law.”

in 2023, Kristen authored a guest article for Providence Business News entitled: Sending a child to college: Essential legal docs in case of medical emergencies.

In 2024, Kristen joined the board of PLAN of MA and RI. PLAN is a professional trustee providing quality trustee/fiduciary services to individuals and their families through sound and thoughtful trust administration and compassionate, caring social service support.

Kristen is a volunteer guardian ad litem in a number of Rhode Island probate courts. She is a longstanding member of the Rhode Island Bar Association and a volunteer in its Elderly Pro Bono program.  She recently completed her term on the Rhode Island Foundation’s Professional Advisory Council.  She is  a member of the the Estate Planning Council of Rhode Island and chair of its program committee, and a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.

Kristen is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce. She and her partner Amy Stratton co-chair a team for the annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

Kristen earned her B.S. degree in economics, cum laude, from Smith College and her J.D. degree from Boston University School of Law.

She is licensed to practice law in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.