Estate Planning & Administration Section

September 12, 2014
Upcoming CLE: The Hows and Whys of Trust Decanting

If your clients have funded trusts, are the beneficiaries of trusts or are considering using trusts in their estate plan, you won't want to miss this informative CLE on Oct. 29.

September 12, 2014
What We Can Learn from Joan Rivers About End of Life Planning

Joan Rivers wasn't just good for fashion advice. She also showed the nation what it means to be ready for the end of life.

August 12, 2014
Upcoming CLE: Tips to Minimize the Impact of NIIT on Trusts and Estates

Join this CLE on September 24 to learn how to determine the best overall family tax planning strategies to navigate the NIIT thresholds.

August 7, 2014
Upcoming CLE: Pooled Trusts for Individuals with Special Needs

Attorneys who plan for individuals with special needs or for the family members of individuals with special needs should attend this CLE.

July 30, 2014
Attorneys Must Be Aware of Elder Abuse

The majority of attorneys agree that elder mistreatment is a serious issue - so what is being done about it? Find out about the latest program developed to raise awareness about this alarmingly common problem.

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The mission of the section is to promote the objects of the Association within the fields of estate planning and administration and other fields, such as trusts and guardianships, falling within the ambit of Indiana's Probate and Trust Codes and related legislation. To that end, it is the purpose of this Section: (1) to concern itself with every aspect of estate planning and estate, trust and guardianship administration; (2) to study, report upon and recommend improvements to legislation, whether Federal or State, pertaining to the Section's concerns; (3) to bring together members of the Association interested in estate planning and the administration of estates, trusts and guardianships and to confer upon the various problems incurred in these areas; (4) to promote the legal education of members of the Association and the public by sponsoring meetings, institutes and conferences and by preparing and publishing articles concerning estate planning and estate, trust and guardianship administration, and (5) to work closely with the Marion Superior Court, Probate Division, in improving estate, trust and guardianship procedures.
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Andrew Vento

A Message from the Section Chair

“Welcome to the online home of the Indianapolis Bar Association's Estate Planning and Administration section. As the 2014 chair of the section, I encourage you to get involved with the section. I welcome your thoughts about ways the section can further assist you in your practice. I would also encourage you to attend the educational programming offered by the section. I hope you will take advantage of all that the section offers you. ”

Andrew Vento - 2014 Estate Planning & Administration Section Chair - Ice Miller LLP

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