Targeted for bankruptcy lawyers and trusts and estate lawyers, this program will
explore the tensions at the intersection of bankruptcy and estate planning.
Our expert panelists will identify the challenges and pitfalls for lawyers
drafting estate plans (including long-term-care planning related to Medicaid),
and present strategies for debtors seeking to preserve those plans for the
creditors seeking to disregard them.
Trusts are becoming increasingly common, and a large transfer of wealth is
likely on the horizon as the baby boom generation ages. Unfortunately, the
finances of those who will be the recipients of this wealth transfer may not be
as strong. This is a can’t-miss program for trusts and estates and bankruptcy
lawyers who will be on the front lines of this wealth transfer and who will have
to grapple with the issues arising when trusts are exposed to the rigors of