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2019 Estate Planning Update

Family Office Exchange

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Current Issues in Charitable Giving

American Bankers Association

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Do As I Say, Not As I Write: Perspectives on Drafting, Administration and Beyond

38th Annual Kansas City Estate Planning Symposium

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Kansas City, Mo.
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Full Disclosure: It’s a Matter of Trust

38th Annual Kansas City Estate Planning Symposium

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Kansas City, Mo.
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Fiduciary Litigation Roundtable

American Bankers Association

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25 Schiff Hardin Attorneys, 7 Practice Areas Ranked by Chambers USA 2016

Twenty-five Schiff Hardin attorneys and seven practice areas received leading rankings in the 2016 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

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3 Schiff Hardin Attorneys, Private Clients, Trusts and Estates Group Ranked by Inaugural Chambers High Net Worth Guide

Chambers HNW 2016 is the publisher’s first directory for the private wealth market, recognizing the world’s leading high net worth advisers.

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40 Schiff Hardin Lawyers Named to 2016 Illinois Super Lawyers, Rising Stars Lists

The Super Lawyers selection methodology includes a statewide nomination process, peer review by practice area, and independent research on candidates.

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53 Schiff Hardin Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017

Three Schiff Hardin attorneys also received the prestigious Best Lawyers’ 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” award.

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63 Schiff Hardin Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2016

Of the 64 Schiff Hardin attorneys honored by Best Lawyers, three Schiff Hardin attorneys were also nominated for Best Lawyers’ 2016 “Lawyer of the Year” in Chicago

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91 Schiff Hardin Lawyers Named to 2016 Illinois, Michigan Leading Lawyers Network

The list is comprised of those attorneys who are most recommended as top lawyers among their peers.

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39 Schiff Hardin Lawyers Named to 2017 Illinois Super Lawyers, Rising Stars Lists, and Two Schiff Hardin Attorneys Named to Top 50 Women Lawyers

Thirty-nine Schiff Hardin attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2017 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

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99 Schiff Hardin Attorneys Named to 2017 Leading Lawyers List

Ninety-nine Schiff Hardin lawyers have been named to the 2017 Leading Lawyers list for Illinois and Michigan.

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Chambers High Net Worth 2017 Recognizes Two Schiff Hardin Attorneys

Schiff Hardin is pleased to announce that two attorneys were recognized in the 2017 edition of Chambers High Net Worth guide, a leading legal industry ranking.

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Partner Thomas Abendroth Recognized with Austin Fleming Distinguished Service Award by Chicago Estate Planning Council

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that Thomas Abendroth, partner and Private Clients, Trusts and Estates Practice Group leader, is the 2017 recipient of the Austin Fleming Distinguished Service Award by the Chicago Estate Planning Council.

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Sixth Schiff Hardin Attorney Elected ACTEC Fellow

Schiff Hardin LLP is proud to announce that Christine R. W. Quigley has been elected a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).

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40 Attorneys Named to 2018 Illinois Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, and Top Women Lists

Forty Schiff Hardin attorneys have been recognized on the 2018 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

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61 Schiff Attorneys Named to 2019 Best Lawyers in America List and Six Recognized as “Lawyer of the Year”

Schiff Hardin is pleased to announce that 61 attorneys have been included in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, as well as six who were named a “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective areas of practice.

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95 Schiff Hardin Lawyers Named to 2018 Leading Lawyers Lists

Ninety-six Schiff Hardin lawyers have been named to the 2018 Leading Lawyers lists for Illinois and Michigan.

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Do Trusts Really Create Trust Fund Babies?

40th Annual Duke University Estate Planning Conference

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Durham, N.C.
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Schiff Hardin Attorneys Recognized as “Leaders in Their Field” in 2018 Chambers High Net Worth

Schiff Hardin is pleased to announce that six attorneys were recognized as “Leaders in Their Field” in the 2018 edition of Chambers High Net Worth, a legal industry ranking focused on the private wealth market.

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Schiff Hardin Lawyers Named to 2018 The Best Lawyers in America

Schiff Hardin is pleased to announce that five attorneys have been named a “Lawyer of the Year” in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©.

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2019 Leading Lawyers Lists Recognize 95 Schiff Attorneys

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to have 95 attorneys named to the 2019 Leading Lawyers list.

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2020 Best Lawyers in America Lists Recognizes 63 Attorneys, Three “Lawyers of the Year”

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that 63 attorneys have been included in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, with three attorneys also being named a “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective areas of practice.

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Abendroth Named Chair of the Ripon College Board of Trustees

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that Private Clients, Trusts and Estates Practice Group Leader Thomas Abendroth has been named chair of the Board of Trustees at his alma mater, Ripon College.

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Schiff Trusts and Estates Group and Attorneys Recognized in 2019 Chambers High Net Worth

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that the firm was ranked for its work in Private Wealth in Illinois and nationwide in the 2019 edition of Chambers High Net Worth, a legal industry ranking focused on the private wealth market.

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Super Lawyers Names 39 Schiff Attorneys to 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers, Rising Stars Lists

Two partners were recognized among “best of the best” on 2019 Illinois Top Lists

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Best Lawyers Recognizes 59 Schiff Attorneys, Six “Lawyers of the Year,” and 21 Ones to Watch

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that 59 attorneys have been listed in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, with six attorneys also being named a “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective areas of practice and location.

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Eighty-Eight Attorneys Named to 2020 Leading Lawyers

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that 88 attorneys have been named to the 2020 Leading Lawyers list.

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Schiff Launches Coronavirus Task Force to Address Business and Legal Issues of Pandemic

Schiff Hardin LLP announced today its launch of a Coronavirus Task Force to address the significant business, legal, and economic challenges facing companies as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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Schiff Trusts and Estates Group and Attorneys Recognized in 2020 Chambers High Net Worth

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that the firm was ranked for its work in Private Wealth in Illinois and nationwide in the 2020 edition of Chambers High Net Worth, a legal industry ranking focused on the private wealth market.

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Thirty-Two Attorneys Named to 2020 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

We are pleased to announce that 32 Schiff Hardin attorneys have been recognized on the 2020 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

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Does a Repeal of the Death Tax Mean No Tax at Death?

Donald Trump’s election has raised the question of whether the federal estate tax will be repealed. Our recommendation: Do not stop planning based on the assumption that the estate tax is going away forever, and continue to use trusts because of the long-term wealth preservation benefits they provide.

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IRS Issues Proposed New Regulations to Restrict or Eliminate Valuation Discounts

Proposed regulations released August 2, 2016 would permanently and profoundly change estate planning for families that own a controlling interest in a privately held corporation, partnership, or limited liability company.

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New Jersey Repeals The State’s Estate Tax

On October 14, 2016, Governor Chris Christie signed new legislation repealing the state’s estate tax for those dying after January 1, 2018. This new legislation provides a significant benefit to many New Jersey estates which could have otherwise owed a substantial amount of state estate tax upon the Decedent’s death.

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Wealth Transfer Planning By the Numbers: The Unofficial 2017 Exclusions and Brackets

The official inflation adjustments for 2017 will not be released by the Treasury Department until late 2016, but the expected adjustments have been calculated for certain important wealth transfer numbers.

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Estate Planning: How to Manage Digital Property Assets

Fiduciaries and family members often face challenges in managing the digital property owned by a person who has passed away or become disabled, especially if there is no plan and authorization for the management of those assets.

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Tax Reform: House and Senate Have Agreement in Principle on Tax Reform

U.S. House and Senate Republicans have reached a deal that reconciles the differences between the House and Senate tax reform plans, paving the way for a final vote next week and final passage of tax reform by Christmas.

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What’s Your Name, Man?

Alexander Hamilton did do a million things, and made his name known. If he was alive today, he likely would be very concerned about his name and its value and use after his death. He would benefit from planning concerning his right of publicity.

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FAQs on the Use of the Gift Tax Medical and Tuition Expense Exclusion

Often grandparents or other family members or friends would like to make additional gifts but have already bumped up against their annual gift tax limits.

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Tax Reform One Year Later: Winners and Losers

One year has passed since significant tax law changes were enacted in December 2017. The overall impact of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA) on estate and tax planning for individuals and their families is close to what we expected — it’s been a mixed bag for taxpayers.

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Top Articles on Tax Reform

Tax returns filed in 2019 are the first to fall under the new regulations of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Read more about our coverage on tax reform and its effects on businesses and individuals.

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Enhanced Opportunity for GRATs as a Powerful Estate Planning Technique

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) just released one of the all-time low interest rates applicable to certain wealth transfer techniques, including grantor retained annuity trusts (GRATs).