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Construction Issues for the Modern Family in the Estate Planning Documents -- Lee-Ford Tritt

  • Thursday, November 02, 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Community Foundation

Document Construction Issues Raised by Changing Concepts of Family, Gender and Race

Registration Deadline: Thursday, October 26, 2017 (see below for details)

Guest fee is $55.00. Please submit payment to
SWFEPC for all guests.

Event Location:

2635 Fruitville Road
Sarasota, FL 34237

Event Time:

Registration & Social 3:00pm  

Presentation and Dinner 3:30pm-5:30pm        

  Invitation Code: Tritt091217 

Sponsored by:


Lee-Ford Tritt, NYU School of Law, J.D., LL.M. (taxation), is a law professor at the University of Florida College of Law and Director of the Center for Estate Planning.  Lee-Ford is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.  In addition, Lee-Ford serves as Vice Chair of the ABA RPTE Law Section’s Outreach Committee as well as a Chair of a committee for the Non-Tax Estate Planning Considerations Group.  He served as the President of the American Association of Law Schools’ Trusts & Estates Division as well as an advisor for the Committee on an Act on the Recovery of Stolen Cultural and Artistic Property for the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws.  Before joining UF College of Law in 2005, Lee-Ford spent eight years in the New York City trusts and estates departments of Davis, Polk & Wardwell and Milbank, Tweed.  Lee-Ford’s strong commitment to students and the practice of law has helped earn him Professor of the Year for the academic years 2008/2009; 2009/2010; 2010/2011; 2011/2012 and 2012/2013.  In addition, he received the University of Florida’s Presidential Award for Excellence in Education in 2011 and the University’s Impact Award in 2012.  Lee-Ford has published several books and many academic articles.  He is frequently cited as an authority in newspaper, magazine, and academic articles.  Lee-Ford is a frequent lecturer across the country on various estate planning and tax issues, including presentations for the ABA’s RPTE Law Section’s annual meetings, the ABA’s Tax Section’s annual meetings, the Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning, the Notre Dame Tax and Estate Planning Institute, and Bloomberg BNA Tax & Accounting.

If you registered for this program prior to September 12th and still plan to attend, do nothing and we will see you on November 2nd.

If you registered for this program prior to September 12th and cannot attend the rescheduled November 2nd program, please advise Rebekah Ronningen at  so you can be removed from the attendance list.

Our purpose is to encourage the highest level of professional service in the Estate Planning field around Southwest Florida.

Email Us:

PO Box 2098
Sarasota, FL 34230