October 2, 2014
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
1.00 MCLE hours
Real estate assets hold and grow immense value for clients and their families, whether in the form of commercial real estate, undeveloped land or distinctive family properties. But that real estate is also the easiest target of claimants whom, if successful, can rapidly diminish the value of assets. Planning to protect assets on a going forward basis and to preserve currently distressed real estate is an immense and complex challenge for attorneys. This program will provide you with a real-world guide to accessible asset protection strategies, including the sophisticated uses of forms of ownership, LLCs and trusts, techniques utilizing insurance products, bankruptcy issues, and choice of law principles.
Jonathan E. Gopman, Akerman Senterfitt LLP, Florida