Ronald J. Weiss - Trusts and Estates Law Section

Ronald Weiss
Ronald J. Weiss
Trusts and Estates Law Section

Ronald J. Weiss of Manhattan is the new chair of the 4,747–member Trusts and Estates Law Section.

Weiss is a partner of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom’s Trusts and Estates Group. His practice focuses on estate planning and taxation, as well as the representation of not-for-profit organizations, principally private foundations.

A 24-year member of the State Bar Association, Weiss most recently was chairperson-elect of the Trusts and Estates Law Section. He previously chaired the section’s Committee on Legislation and Governmental Relations and the Committee on Ethics and Practice.

Weiss is a graduate of Yale University and earned his law degree from Albany Law School.