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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
This program is approved by the Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency of the State Bar of Georgia. This program may qualify for up to 6.50 hours of distance learning continuing legal education credit with the Georgia Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency, which includes 1.0 hour of distance learning ethical considerations.
NANCY B. GOODMAN is a sole practitioner and the owner of Nancy B. Goodman, PC. She practices in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, elder law, contracts and closely-held corporate entities. She is admitted to practice in Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Ms. Goodman works as a volunteer with the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation and is on the Board of Directors for the Stonewall Bar Association. She is a member of the Emory Gift Planning Advisory Board, O4W Business Association, State Bar of Georgia, North Carolina State Bar, and South Carolina Bar. Ms. Goodman earned her B.A. degree from Emory University and her J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina. She is a frequent speaker on topics related to estate planning, estate administration, elder law and advanced healthcare directives.
JOHN H. KILLEEN is a shareholder and principal in the litigation section of Bodker, Ramsey, Andrews, Winograd & Wildstein, P.C., where his areas of practice include estate and probate litigation, divorce and family law, commercial litigation and civil litigation. He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, and the New Jersey State and New York State bar associations. Mr. Killeen earned his B.A. degree from Vanderbilt University; his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Syracuse University College of Law; and his M.B.A. degree from Emory University.
MANDY MOYER is the founder and managing attorney of Georgia Probate Lawyers Moyer, LLC, a boutique firm focused on helping families navigate the legal processes after the death or disability of a family member. She opened her firm earlier this year following a three year tenure as the Forsyth County Probate Court's staff attorney. Ms. Moyer's practice handles probate and estate administration, trust administration, and adult guardianships and conservatorships exclusively. She handles both uncontested and contested cases. She is a frequent speaker and writer on fiduciary law topics. Ms. Moyer is the current president of the Forsyth County Bar Association, a member of the Board of Directors of the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia, chair of the Young Lawyers Division's Estate and Elder Law Committee, and co-chair of the Fiduciary Law Section's Intranet Committee. She is admitted to practice in state of Georgia. Ms. Moyer earned her B.S. degree, summa cum laude, from Kennesaw State University and J.D. degree from the University of Georgia.
ANNA A. ORKINS is an attorney with Stewart, Melvin & Frost, LLP, where she focuses her practice on estate planning and probate, including the preparation of wills and trusts, incapacity planning, probate and administration, guardianships, conservatorships, and real estate issues. She is a member of the Gainesville-Northeastern Bar Association, the State Bar of Georgia (Fiduciary Law Section), and the American Bar Association (Real Property, Trust, and Estate Law Section). Ms. Orkins earned her B.A. degree, cum laude, from the University of Georgia and her J.D. degree from Georgia State University College of Law.
ASHLEY E. SCARPETTA is an attorney with the law firm of Vernis & Bowling of Atlanta, LLC. Ms. Scarpetta practices in the areas of civil litigation and probate administration matters. She is admitted to practice before all state courts in Georgia, as well as the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, the 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, and The Supreme Court of Georgia. Ms. Scarpetta earned her B.A. degree from King's College and her J.D. degree from Syracuse University College of Law.
JOHN P. STRUPE is an attorney with Stewart, Melvin & Frost, LLP where his practice areas include estate planning and wealth transfer, taxation, business succession, probate, asset protection planning, and business planning. Mr. Strupe is also a certified public accountant. He is admitted to practice in Georgia. Mr. Strupe is a member of the State Bar of Georgia (Taxation Section). He earned his B.B.A. degree from Georgia State University, his Master of Professional Accountancy from Georgia State University, his Master of Taxation from Georgia State University, his J.D. degree from the Georgia State University College of Law, and his L.LM. degree from the University of Florida.
AMY YARKONI is the founder and managing partner at the Law Office of Amy Yarkoni, P.C. Ms. Yarkoni's practice is focused on serving individuals and families with wealth preservation and transfers, including incapacity and estate planning, probate and estate administration, guardianships, and conservatorships for minors and adults. She is a member of WealthCounsel, a national network of estate planning attorneys; the American Bar Association; Kansas Bar Associations; The Missouri Bar; and the State Bar of Georgia. Ms. Yarkoni is licensed to practice law in Kansas, Missouri, and Georgia. She has volunteered with Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation and DeKalb Volunteer Lawyers Foundation Probate Information Centers and Wills on Wheels programs. Ms. Yarkoni earned her B.A. and Bachelor of Business Studies degrees from Dallas Baptist University, and her J.D. degree from Georgia State University College of Law.