Real Property, Probate & Trust Section Executive Committee Election 2020

Pursuant to the WSBA Bylaws and the Real Property, Probate & Trust Section (RPPT) bylaws, the WSBA RPPT Section is holding its annual election. The five (5) open positions are: Probate/Trust Council Director, two Real Property Council Member positions, and two Probate/Trust Council Member positions.

Position: Probate / Trust Council Director - One (1) Open Position
Term: October 1, 2020 until September 30, 2022
Candidate(s): Anna Cashman

Position: Real Property Council Member - Two (2) Open Positions: Members may select two candidates
Term: October 1, 2020 until September 30, 2022
Candidate(s): Chris Benis and Keaton Hille

Position: Probate/ Trust Council Member - Two (2) Open Positions: Members may select two candidates
Term: October 1, 2020 until September 30, 2022
Candidate(s): Maggie Lassen and Lindsey Weidenbach

Ballots will be sent out at 8 am on Friday, May 15 and will close May 31.

2020 RPPT Midyear Meeting & Conference: June 5th

The 2020 RPPT Midyear Meeting & Conference will take place on at Friday, June 5th, 2020 in a webinar format only this year due to Covid-19.
Format: Webinar
Date:June 5, 2020
8:40 am to 4:00 pm PST
Credits:2.00 Ethics & 4.00 Law & Legal Procedure

 Please join the Real Property, Probate and Trust Section for its annual Midyear CLE where attendees will immerse themselves in the latest planning techniques and critical developments for real property and probate and trust lawyers. In light of COVID-19, the 2020 Conference will be delivered in a modified format: a 1 day webinar.
Attendees can benefit from programming covering a wide range of advanced level, Washington specific planning and real estate topics. Our outstanding faculty includes some of your favorite Washington speakers, as well as a number of new faces providing a fresh look at key issues in real property, probate and trust law.
Attendees can also benefit from practical guidance on current issues through a collegial learning atmosphere where networking opportunities abound and are encouraged. Some of the highlights of this year’s mid-year meeting include:
  • A thorough review of case law and legislative updates;
  • An analysis of ethical considerations required to keep your practice current; and
  • A discussion of COVID-19 and current events and how they could impact your practice.

Danielle Flatt - Ryan, Swanson & Cleveland PLLC, Seattle
Mark McBride - Perkins Coie, Seattle

Scott B. Osborne - Foster Pepper PLLC, Seattle
Madeline Davis - Ryan, Swanson & Cleveland, PLLC, Seattle
Evan Loeffler - Loeffler Law Group, PLLC, Seattle
Adam Doupe- Ryan, Swanson, & Cleveland, PLLC, Seattle
James Flaggert - Davis Wright Tremaine, Seattle
Lori Hurl - Forsberg & Umlauf, P.S., Seattle
Jeffrey Kestle - Forsberg & Umlauf, P.S., Seattle

8:25 a.m. Registration Opens
8:40 a.m. Seminar Begins
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Break
4:00 p.m. Adjourn



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