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Probate and Trust Law Section

The Probate and Trust Law Section meets on the 4th Tuesday of the month from 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. at the ACBA Headquarters, in the James I. Smith, III Boardroom.

This Section shall study all phases, questions, and problems in the field of probate and trust law, propose and support changes, amendments, modifications, and improvements in statutory law relating to this field of law, conduct various continuing legal education programs, serve as liaison with the Orphans' Court Division of the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas, assisting the court in its administrative problems, serve as a sounding board for any suggestions in procedure and legislation the court may propose, as well as assisting the court in sponsoring necessary legislation, and shall generally supervise and promote a mutually beneficial relationship and cooperation between lawyers and corporate fiduciaries.

ACBA Liaison: David A. Blaner, 412-402-6601

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Section Council members

2006-2008 Orphans Court Opinions

2012-2013 year end report

Current by-laws