Perkins Thompson attorneys contribute to MCLE New England’s Book, A Practical Guide to Estate Planning in Maine

Perkins Thompson attorneys Philip C. Hunt, Timothy P. Benoit, Lauren B. Weliver, John W. Masland, and Emily T. White have contributed portions of MCLE New England’s recently updated version of A Practical Guide to Estate Planning in Maine.  According to MCLE, “The authors and editors were carefully selected from a spectrum of private practices from Auburn to Waterville and Portland to Norway, to bring you their best practices, caveats, and explanations of some of the most complex concepts in estate planning law in the State of Maine.”

Phil Hunt served as the book’s editor, as well as author of the chapters “Charitable Giving Outright and In Trust” and “Postmortem Estate Planning”.  Tim Benoit, assisted by John Masland and Emily White, discussed business succession planning in “Basic Strategies to Preserve and Protect the Family Business”.  Lauren Weliver authored the updates to “Life Insurance and Estate Planning”, and Emily White composed “Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples: Selected Issues”.

Perkins Thompson is proud of the contributions of its attorneys to A Practical Guide to Estate Planning in Maine.  If you would like to purchase a copy of this publication, please visit the following link:

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