Founded in 1993, the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys offers its members support as they work toward their professional goals. The Academy is a national educational organization dedicated to promoting excellence in estate planning. The organization provides its exclusive membership of attorneys with up-to-date research on estate and tax planning, educational materials, and other important resources.
The organization serves the needs of attorneys focused on Estate Planning, Elder Law, Probate, or Trust Administration. The number of Academy attorneys in each territory is limited.
The Academy expects members to have at least 36 hours of legal education each year specifically in estate, tax, probate and/or elder law subjects. To ensure this goal is met, the Academy provides over 40 hours of continuing legal education each year to empower its members to provide superior estate planning services.
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The benefits of joining the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys include:
Academy Members are among the most knowledgeable estate planners in the nation. Members are required to meet Continuing Legal Education requirements. The organization requires 36 annual CLE credits in the areas of Estate Planning, Elder Law, Probate, or Trust Administration.
Robert Armstrong is the President of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys and is responsible for collaborating on the strategic direction of the organization. Robert Armstrong and Sanford Fisch are the original founders of the organization founded in 1993.
This article was last updated on Friday, November 3, 2017.