Section Focus

The purpose of the Probate, Trusts & Estate Section is to promote the objectives and standards of professionalism of the Houston Bar Association within the field of probate, trusts & estates. For questions regarding our programming, please contact our program chair.

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Upcoming Events

Tue 30

Law Section: Probate, Trusts & Estate
Marital Property Issues in Estate Planning and Administration

January 30 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Section Chair

Stephen Dyer
Baker Botts L.L.P.
910 Louisiana
Houston, Texas 77002
(713) 229-1234

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Section Officers

Immediate Past Chair
Scott Schepps

Chair Elect
Bridget O’Toole Purdie

Vice Chair
Molly Abshire

Paul Strug

Leslie Amann

Member Details

Section Members: 555
Section Dues: $25

Section Notes

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Law Student Policies

One $1,000 scholarship per law school, named by a probate class professor to a student who demonstrates excellence in the subject area.

No charge for students.

Contact the Probate, Trusts & Estate Section Chair for scholarship application information or a meeting reservation.