Publications

Illinois Bar Journal
Articles From Mary D. Cascino

Trusts & Trustees Act Modernized: Decanting and Directed Trusts By Mary D. Cascino, Lyman W. Welch, and Susan T. Bart November 2012 Article, Page 596 Effective January 1, the Act gives estate planners two powerful new tools. Find out what they can do for your clients.
Dynasty Trusts for Everyone By Mary D. Cascino August 2012 Column, Page 440 Dynasty trusts give even those of ordinary means a way to minimize estate taxes prospectively.
Get Ready for the New Illinois Power of Attorney Act By Mary D. Cascino November 2010 Article, Page 568 A sweeping rewrite of this important Act creates new statutory POA forms for healthcare and property that better protect principals, agents, and third parties. Here's what you need to know - and see the link to new statutory forms on page 569.