Trusts and Estates

Lauren A. Jenkins, Chair 


The Trusts and Estates Section had 1,951 members as of June 2018 and 2,003 members as of July 2019. 


The budget for fiscal year 2018-2019 was $14,936. The budget proposed for fiscal year 2019-2020 is $14,624. 

37th Annual Trusts and Estates Seminar 

In October, the Trusts and Estates Section co-sponsored the 37th Annual Trusts and Estates Seminar with Virginia CLE. The program was held in Roanoke, Williamsburg and Fairfax. In addition to the usual surveys of Federal and Virginia law developments and ethics, topics included special needs planning, real estate law for trusts and estates attorneys, and fiduciary litigation.  

VSB Annual Meeting CLE Program 

The Trusts and Estates Section, in conjunction with the Real Estate Section and Taxation Section, co-sponsored a CLE presentation titled “The Grim Reaper: Death, Taxes and Real Estate” which covered recent developments in estate planning, taxation, and real estate.  The program took place on June 14, 2019. 

Member Communications 

The Trusts and Estates Section published two newsletters, one in the Fall of 2018 and another in the Spring of 2019. Each edition included articles on relevant and timely trusts and estates topics and was distributed to all members of the section. Trey T. Parker was the Newsletter Editor, and Vanessa Macias Stillman was the Assistant Newsletter Editor.

Updated: Sep 05, 2019