Julia B. Meister, head of Taft’s Wealth Transfer Litigation practice, and a partner in the firm’s Litigation, Private Client, and Health Care and Life Sciences practice groups, was a CLE instructor on “Dealing with Diminished Capacity” during a session at the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel’s (ACTEC) Fall Meeting, which took place Oct. 26-29, 2023 in Louisville, Kentucky.
Meister and Day Pitney lawyer Keith Bradoc Gallant addressed the task of defining incapacity in estate planning documents. Meister is an elected Fellow of ACTEC and chair of its national Elder Law Committee. She also serves on the Hamilton County, Ohio Elder Abuse Task Force.
The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel is a nonprofit association of lawyers established in 1949. Its members are elected by demonstrating the highest level of integrity, commitment to the profession, competence, and experience as trust and estate counselors.