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The Houston Bar Association, Probate, Trusts & Estates Section meets at 5:30 p.m. on the days noted below in the Greenway Plaza Conference Center located between 8 Greenway and 12 Greenway, on Richmond Ave. between Timmons and Edloe (parking to the north, off of Colquitt).

Monthly Sections Meetings for 2018-2019

September 2018
Section Meeting

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Speaker: John Porter
Topic: Current Developments in Estate and Gift Tax

October 2018
Section Meeting

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Speaker: Barney Jones
Topic: Of Mice and Meta-Data – Ethics, Confidentiality, and the Duty of Competence for the Estate and Probate Practitioner

November 2018
Section Meeting

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Speaker: Professor Gerry Beyer
Topic: State Law Pitfalls: Don’t Step In It When Your Client Steps Across State Lines


January 2019
Section Meeting

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Speaker: Jimmy Walker/Dr. Ed Poa
Topic: Challenging Capacity Assessments in a Contested Guardianship

February 2019
Section Meeting

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Speaker: Lora G. Davis
Topic: Durable Powers of Attorney: Discussing Their Rosy Future and Answering Your Thorniest Questions

March 2019
Section Meeting

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Speaker: Tama Klosek
Topic: Revocable Trust Planning and other Ways to Avoid Probate

April 2019
Judges' Panel

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Speaker: Fatima Breland to coordinate with judges and Gus to moderate
Topic: TBD - Harris County Judges or Panel of SPJ/CCL and Visiting Judge

May 2019
Section Meeting

Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Speaker: Stephanie Loomis Price
Topic: How to Read and Critique an Appraiser’s Appraisal