Handling Probate from Initial Notices through the Estate Closing
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This "a through z" guide to probate is designed to take you from the first days of the estate timeline through all the steps of marshaling and valuing estate assets, locating and paying the creditors, paying the beneficiaries, and laying the estate to rest. You will receive the latest updates on the probate court procedure and tax laws, practical guidance from experienced probate attorneys on using spousal elective share and resolving estate disputes, and sample forms and checklists to speed up the administration process. Build a solid foundation for your probate practice - order today!
including - Ethics: 1.00
Approved for 6.75 hours of Washington continuing legal education credit, which includes 5.75 hours of Law and Legal Procedure and 1.0 hour of ethics.
BRAD L. ENGLUND is a principal in the law firm of Englund Law P.S., located in Yakima, Washington. He practices in the areas of estate planning, probate, trusts, guardianship, business transactions, real estate and litigation. Mr. Englund has practiced law for 32 years. He holds a B.S. degree in accounting and a J.D. degree, both from Brigham Young University. (Kennewick location)
JEFFREY A. HERBSTER has been practicing in the areas of probate, estate planning and business planning for over 25 years. He has been a partner with a law firm, in-house general counsel and is currently a sole practitioner. Mr. Herbster has taught business and legal issues for numerous continuing legal education seminars, as well as Spokane Community College and City University. He earned his B.S. degree in industrial management engineering from Montana State University and his J.D. degree from Gonzaga University. (Spokane location)
DIANE J. KIEPE is an attorney and principal of Douglas, Eden, Phillips, DeRuyter & Stanyer, PS. She has been practicing in the area of wills, trusts, wealth transfer (including charitable gifting), probate, and tax since 2004. Ms. Kiepe earned her undergraduate degree and J.D. degree from Memphis State University and her LL.M. degree in taxation from the University of Miami. She is a long-time member of the Spokane Estate Planning Council and a member to the Spokane Chapter of Financial Planning Association. (Spokane location)
JULIE H. OLDS is a solo practitioner in Spokane, Washington at the Law Office of Julie H. Olds, PLLC. Her practice areas include wills, trusts, probate, elder law, corporate, and not-for-profit law. Ms. Olds is a member of the Washington State Bar Association and the Spokane Estate Planning Council. She has a LL.M. degree in taxation from the University of Florida School of Law and is a CPA - inactive. (Spokane location)
SAUL S. TILDEN is an attorney with Stokes Lawrence, P.S., in Yakima. Mr. Tilden practices in the areas of estate planning, probate, and trust administration. He assists clients with developing plans focused on meeting their specific circumstances. Mr. Tilden is a member of the King County (member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Section), Yakima County, and Washington State (member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Section) bar associations. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Washington and his J.D. degree from UCLA School of Law. (Kennewick location)
ELIZABETH WALLACE is an attorney at AGILE Law in Eastern Washington, where she focuses on asset protection in the Tri-Cities and Spokane. She is a member of the Washington State Bar Association, Benton Franklin County Bar Association, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Washington Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, and former member of the Idaho State Bar. Ms. Wallace received her B.A. degree in economics from Central College and her J.D. degree from Gonzaga University of Law. (Kennewick and Spokane locations)
MICHAEL D. WHIPPLE is the managing partner of The Whipple Law Group in Spokane. His practice includes estate planning, probate, elder law, land use, environmental law, real estate, property rights, and water law, personal injury, civil rights, and consumer protection. He is a member of the Washington State Bar Association, the Idaho State Bar, the Spokane County Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the American Institute of Certified Planners, and the American Planning Association. He earned his B.A. degree at the University of Delaware, his Master of Arts degree at Savannah College of Art and Design, his Master of Urban and Regional Planning at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and his Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, at Gonzaga University School of Law. (Spokane location)
LENARD L. WITTLAKE is a solo practitioner in Walla Walla. He practices in the areas of probate, estate planning, trust and estate litigation, real estate, and business matters, including taxation. Mr. Wittlake was a certified public accountant before becoming an attorney. He has been licensed in Washington for over 30 years where he has worked as a tax CPA and attorney. He is also licensed in Idaho where he served as a deputy attorney general specializing in multistate corporate income tax. Mr. Wittlake earned his B.S.B.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of Montana. (Kennewick location)