The 1999-2000 Section leaders officially took office at the ABA Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. The new Section leadership is as follows:


Beverly J. Quail, Denver, CO


Louis A. Mezzullo, Richmond, VA

Real Property Division:

David K.Y. Tang, Seattle, WA

Probate & Trust Division:

Dennis I. Belcher, Richmond, VA

Finance Officer:

Alan J. Robin, San Francisco, CA


Philip J. Bagley III, Richmond, VA

Last Retiring Chair:

Pam H. Schneider, Philadelphia, PA

House of Delegates Members:

Donna G. Barwick, Atlanta, GA
John S. Hollyfield, Houston, TX
John A. Wallace, Atlanta, GA

ABA Board of Governors Liaison:

Thomas Z. Hayward, Jr., Chicago, IL

Real Property Division
Council Members:

Joanne Elliott, Park Ridge, IL
Emanuel Halper, Greenvale, NY
Kathleen M. Martin, Minneapolis, MN
Mark F. Mehlman, Chicago, IL
Richard Rivitz, Cleveland, OH
Kevin L. Shepherd, Baltimore, MD
Leopold Z. Sher, New Orleans, LA
Raymond J. Werner, Chicago, IL
Shannon J. Skinner, Seattle, WA
Timothy E. Powers, Dallas, TX
Yaroslav Sochynsky, San Francisco, CA
Roger D. Winston, Silver Spring, MD

Probate & Trust Division
Council Members:

Steve R. Akers, Dallas, TX
Christine L. Albright, Chicago, IL
David M. English, Santa Clara, CA
Neal J. Fink, Atlanta, GA
Michael L. Graham, Dallas, TX

Ellen K. Harrison, Washington, DC
Joseph G. Hodges, Denver, CO
Edward F. Koren, Tampa, FL
Carlyn S. McCaffrey, New York, NY
Tina L. Hestrom Portuondo, Coral Gables, FL
Bruce S. Ross, Los Angeles, CA
Harvey B. Wallace, Detroit, MI

Assistant Secretary,
Real Property Division:

Joyce D. Palomar, Norman, OK

Assistant Secretary,
Probate & Trust Division:

Alan F. Rothschild, Jr., Columbus, GA

The Section looks forward to an outstanding year of informative and innovative CLE programs, committee activities and meetings under the new leadership.

Fall Council Meeting

The Section will hold its Fall Council Meeting at the Sonnenalp, located in Vail, Colorado, September 29-October 3, 1999. The Section's Executive Committee, Council and Standing Committees will meet at this time.

Probate & Property Magazine is published six times annually and is included in section members' annual dues.