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Wills, Trusts & Successions


       Rose S. Sher, Co-Chair                               Eric M. Schorr, Co-Chair

Upcoming Events:

Billing for Estate Planning and Successions​ CLE


Eric Schorr, Sessions, Fishman, Nathan & Israel, LLC


Todd M. Villarrubia, Wealth Planning Law Group
Laura E. Fine, Lehmann Norman & Marcus, LC
Susan J. Burkenstock, Elkins, PLC

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Noon - 1 p.m.

NOBA Office
650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505
New Orleans, LA 70130

1 hour of CLE credit

NOBA member discount: $35 (includes lunch)
Non-member price: $55 (includes lunch)
*All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee.


  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Morgan Ellis
  3. Mail payment to the NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130
  4. NOBA members can pay online by clicking here

Please note: Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less a $15 administrative fee. No refunds for no shows.

Committee Blog Posts:

October 2017: Law Institute Addressed Privacy Concerns with Change to Law on Filing Descriptive Lists

Recent Events:

On June 22nd, panelists Carole Cukell Neff, Chris Kane and Julie Stymest presented "The Pros and Cons of Probate Avoidance" CLE.

On May 17th, Max Nathan, Jr., presented "Problems in the Law of Successions and Proposed Resolutions" CLE.

On September 11, 2014, Max Nathan, Jr., Sessions, Fishman, Nathan & Israel, LLC presented Report from the Law Institute - What is Being Submitted to the Legislature on Successions, Donations and Wills.

On May 8, 2014, Laura Walker Plunkett spoke at a CLE about the Current Status of Estate Planning for LGBT and Unmarried Clients.

A Committee Breakfast Meeting was held on February 13, 2014, about A View from the CDC Bench with Judge Robin Giarrusso.