Firm News

Carleen Schreder  presented “Charitable Giving After the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Who’s Right and How to Cope?” at the Chicago Council on Planned Giving Symposium May 2018.

David Lieberman presented “Fasten Your Seatbelts: The Testy Track of Advising Trustees in Litigation,” in Orlando, Florida, at the 2018 Spring Symposium of the American Bar Association Section on Real Property Trusts & Estates Law, May 2018.

David Lieberman  hosted a roundtable discussion on charities in estate litigation at the March bi-monthly meeting of the Chicago Council on Planned Giving, “Planned Gifts Gone Awry: When Estate Litigation Challenges Your Donor’s Bequest.”

Carleen Schreder,  David Lieberman and Robin Maher (Rising Stars) were selected to Illinois Super Lawyer® for 2018, Carleen in the fields of Tax and Estate Planning, David and Robin in the fields of Estate & Trust Litigation.

Carleen Schreder presented “Turning the PFTC Idea Into an Operating Trust Company” and she moderated a panel discussion on “PFTCs at Risk: A Call to Maintain Standards” for the Family Office Exchange Private Trust Company Workshop held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, February, 2018.