About Our Section

The Estates and Probate Section focuses on Connecticut practice affecting wills, estates, trusts, guardianship, conservatorship, property interest of spouses, transfers of property, powers of attorney, and living wills, as well as the impact of gift, inheritance, estate, and income taxes.

Section Executive Committee

Chair
Kelley Peck

Cummings & Lockwood LLC
75 Isham Rd, Ste 400
West Hartford, CT 06107-2239
(860)313-4919
kpeck@cl-law.com

Vice-Chair
Heather Lange

Brody Wilkinson PC
2507 Post Rd
Southport, CT 06890-1259
(203)319-7100
hlange@brodywilk.com

Secretary
Joseph Cipparone

Cipparone & Zaccaro, PC
261 Williams Street
New London, CT 06320
(860)442-0150
jac@261law.com

Treasurer
Danielle Ferrucci

Shipman & Goodwin LLP
One Constitution Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103
(860-251-5105
dferrucci@goodwin.com

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Upcoming Events

  • Oct 07
    Estates and Probate OPEN Section Meeting: Hon. Beverly K. Streit-Kefalas (SEP191007)
    Quinnipiack Club
    221 Church Street
    New Haven, Connecticut
    United States
  • Oct 24
    2019 Federal Tax Institute of New England CLE (FTINE2019)
    Saint Clements Castle
    1931 Portland-Cobalt Rd
    Portland, Connecticut
    United States

    Don't miss this premier event for the estate planning and tax communities. The day will kick-off with a networking breakfast followed by both plenary and break-out sessions. For the first time, we will be presenting in a three-track format—business tax and planning, estate tax and planning, and the new Connecticut Uniform Trust Code (UTC). National speakers will present on cutting-edge tax and estate planning issues, including tax implications and concerns under the UTC as well as drafting trusts under the UTC. Register early as space is limited for this event.

  • Nov 04
    Estates and Probate OPEN Section Meeting (SEP191104)
    Quinnipiack Club
    221 Church Street
    New Haven, Connecticut
    United States
  • Nov 19
    Hot Topics in Probate CLE (EEP191119)
    Aqua Turf Club
    556 Mulberry St
    Plantsville, Connecticut
    United States

    Hot Topics in Probate is the hugely popular biennial seminar sponsored by the Probate Assembly and the CBA Estates and Probate and Elder Law Sections. This year’s seminar, presented by probate judges and attorneys, will focus on the Connecticut Uniform Trust Code, which will become law in January 1, 2020, eFiling in the Probate Courts, and Connecticut Standards of Practice for Conservators.

  • Dec 02
    Estates and Probate Executive Committee Meeting (SEP191202)
    Quinnipiack Club
    221 Church St
    New Haven, Connecticut
    United States

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