Taft attorney Julia B. Meister has been appointed ethics and malpractice co-chair of the American Bar Association Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law. Meister currently serves as vice-chair for the section. Her new one-year leadership term begins Sept. 1.
Meister is a partner in Taft's Litigation, Health & Life Sciences, and Private Client groups and heads the firm’s Cincinnati Estates, Trusts and Fiduciary Litigation practice. She counsels clients and represents them in business, commercial, estate, guardianship, trust, and fiduciary matters and professional ethics and discipline matters before courts, administrative tribunals, and arbitrators. Meister advises clients on a variety of health care issues, including privacy, statutory compliance, and decision making by health care surrogates. In addition, she represents clients in disciplinary proceedings and investigations before licensing boards and professional societies. Meister earned her J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School.
About the American Bar Association
With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the one of the largest voluntary professional membership organizations in the world. Founded in 1878, the ABA is a voluntary bar association of lawyers and law students, which is not specific to any jurisdiction in the United States.