March 14, 2017

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Skills Training for Estate Planners CLE Program

July 9–14, 2017 New York Law School New York, New York

This is the ideal estate planning CLE program for both new and experienced lawyers. Young or transitioning lawyers new to the practice will receive a strong educational experience focused on the “how to” of estate planning in the program’s Fundamentals course, while more experienced lawyers will appreciate the opportunity to further expand their knowledge in the program’s Advanced Topics course. The outstanding faculty includes experts in all aspects of estate planning and will cover a wide range of topics.


Some of the benefits of this unique program include:

  • An outstanding expert faculty who share their insights and strategies on the most pressing issues estate planners currently face
  • An intensive classroom environment that encourages interaction and integrates substance with practical skills instruction
  • Detailed course materials that serve as a valuable reference when you return to your office
  • The opportunity to network with faculty and other participants from across the country at receptions, at program breakfasts and lunches, and informally in the evenings
  • Between 24–54 hours of CLE credit, depending on your state and the course chosen

Who Should Attend?

Fundamentals: July 9–14, 2017

  • Young attorneys new in the profession
  • Attorneys seeking to make a transition to estate planning from another area of law

Advanced Topics: July 12–14, 2017

  • Attorneys experienced in estate planning seeking to increase their knowledge and skills within the practice
  • Attorneys who have completed the Skills Training for Estate Planners—Fundamentals program and are looking for more advanced training

Optional Sunday Pre-Program: July 9, 2017

Review the basics of estate tax, gift tax, GST tax, and income taxation of trusts and estates. The Pre-Program is a must for the Fundamentals course attendees who need or want a refresher in these vital areas.

Registration and course topics will be released soon; visit Space is limited for this popular annual program—early registration is advised. Please contact Khadijah Kellogg at (312) 988-5260 or with any questions you may have.