Trusts and Estates Law Section

  • Family Outing
    Welcome to the Trusts and Estates Law Section The benefits of your membership and active participation with the Trusts and Estates Law Section cannot be overstated. You will profit not just from the educational component offered by the outstanding Continuing Legal Education Committee, but also from the congeniality and friendships that endure throughout your career.
  • Upcoming Events
    • PS Probate and Administration of Estates - Multiple Dates and Locations

      PS Probate and Administration of Estates

      Click the city below for details and/or to register:


      White Plains - November 18

      New York City - November 19

      Syracuse - November 19

      Melville - December 8

      Albany - December 12

    • December 11-12 12th Annual Sophisticated Trusts & Estates Institute

      12th Annual Sophisticated Trusts & Estates Institute

      December 11-12, 2014

      Radisson Martinique on Broadway
      49 West 32nd Street
      New York, NY 10001 

      Click to register online and/or for additional information.


    • Trusts and Estates Annual Meeting Cocktail Reception

      Trusts and Estates Law Section 2015 Annual Reception Sponsored by Doyle New York 

      Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
      6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
      The Century Association
      7 West 43rd Street
      New York, NY 10036 

      Registration information coming soon!

    • Trusts and Estates Law Section Annual Meeting 2015: Wednesday January 28

      Wednesday, January 28, 2015
      Meeting 8:50 a.m. – 12:35 p.m.
      Reception/Luncheon
      12:35 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

      Revocable Trusts: Administration and Litigation in New York. Topics will include revocable trusts and litigation on them and an update on the Section’s work on the Uniform Trust Code.

    • Save the Date: Trusts and Estates Section 2015 Spring Meeting

      Save the Date!
      Trusts and Estates Law Section 2015 Spring Meeting
      April 23-25, 2015
      Kiawah Island Golf Resort
      Kiawah, SC

      Save the date and watch for additional information!

    • Save the Date: Trusts and Estates Section 2015 Fall Meeting

      Save the Date!
      Trusts and Estates Law Section 2015 Fall Meeting
      October 29-30, 2015
      Turning Stone Resort & Casino
      Syracuse, NY

      Save the date and watch for additional information!

    • Committee on Law Practice Management, Senior Lawyers Section, and the Committees on Attorney Professionalism, CLE, Electronic Communications and Lawyer Assistance

      Thursday, January 29, 2015
      Meeting 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
      Lunch on your own.

      The Planning Ahead Guide. How to establish an advance exit plan to protect your clients’ interests in the event of your disability, retirement or death.

  • T&E Law Section Newsletter

    Trusts & Estates Law Newsletter

    VIEW THE LATEST TRUSTS AND ESTATES LAW SECTION NEWSLETTEr

    The Trusts and Estates Law Section Newsletter features peer-written, substantive articles relating to the practice of trusts and estates law on various topics including estate planning, will drafting, tax issues, guardianship, power of attorney, and probates. Recent New York State Decisions, Case Notes—Recent New York State Surrogate's and Supreme Court Decisions, and a Florida Update are featured in each issue. Edited by Jaclene D'Agostino, Esq., the Trusts and Estates Law Section Newsletter is published quarterly by the Trusts and Estates Law Section and distributed to Section Members free of charge.

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  • Status of Pending Legislation

    Trusts & Estates Law Section

    Status of Pending Legislation