Elizabeth L. Leamon Appointed Chair of the New Haven County Bar Association's Trusts, Estates & Probate Committee
September 30, 2011
MADISON, CONN. (September 30, 2011)… Elizabeth L. Leamon, an associate in the Trusts & Estates Department of Murtha Cullina LLP, has been appointed Chair of the New Haven County Bar Association’s Trusts, Estates & Probate Committee. In that role, she will lead the Committee, which provides a forum for lawyers in the greater New Haven area to discuss current practice issues, updates on recent developments in the law and continuing legal education courses on a wide array of topics related to estate planning, estate settlement, elder law, Medicaid planning, conservatorships, powers of attorney and advance directives, estate taxes and probate court practice issues.
Elizabeth Leamon represents clients on a broad range of estate planning issues, including gift and estate tax planning, charitable giving, and special needs of beneficiaries. She has experience in estate settlement and in the area of probate litigation where she handles fiduciary disputes and other contested matters involving wills, trusts and estates. Her practice also includes advising charitable organizations on governance issues. Ms. Leamon received her J.D. from the University of Connecticut Law School, her Masters from New York University and her Bachelor's degree from Connecticut College.