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Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Trusts and Estates Section

  • to be responsible for activities relating to the education of probate, estate planning and trust law practitioners;
  • to promote and work for the development, modernization and improvement of legislation relating to the estate planning, probate and trust areas of the law; and
  • to review relevant matters and issues, and to study and recommend solutions to various problems involving the public, the courts, and attorneys insofar as the areas of concern of the section are involved.

Recent Related Cases

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Guardianship  |  4th Dist.

In re Rocker, 2017 IL App (4th) 170133 (December 19, 2017) Champaign Co. (KNECHT) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Estates  |  2d Dist.

Houghtaylen v. The Russell D. Houghtaylen By-Pass Trust, 2017 IL App (2d) 170195 (December 18, 2017) De Kalb Co. (HUTCHINSON) Appeal dismissed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Trusts  |  3d Dist.

Crampton v. Crampton, 2017 IL App (3d) 160402 (November 21, 2017) Whiteside Co. (SCHMIDT) Reversed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Wills  |  3d Dist.

Morrow v. Pappas, 2017 IL App (3d) 160393 (October 30, 2017) La Salle Co. (O'BRIEN) Affirmed.

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