Casemaker Libra

Estate and Trust Administration in Virginia

Publication Year: 2019
Practice Area: Estate Planning/Elder Law

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With practical and sensible advice from highly experienced practitioners in the field, this volume’s process-driven approach covers all aspects of handling the administration of a decedent’s estate, including possible alternatives to probate and interactions with the courts and the commissioners of accounts.

James P. Cox
James P. Cox, III, editor and author of Chapters 1, 2, 3, and 5, is a member of the firm of MichieHamlett, PLLC, in Charlottesville where he has practiced since 1983. His areas of practice include estate planning and administration, real estate, and litigation and court proceedings relating to estate matters. Mr. Cox received a B.A., summa cum laude, from Duke University in 1980 and a J.D. from the University of Virginia in 1983. He is a member of The Virginia Bar Association, the Virginia State Bar, the Charlottesville- Albemarle Bar Association, the Duke University Estate Planning Council, the Central Virginia Estate Planning Council, and Phi Beta Kappa. He is also a member of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, a Virginia Law Fellow, and a Committee member of both Virginia CLE and the Virginia Law Foundation.

Farhad Aghdami, H. Michael Deneka, John T. Midgett, Mark S. Shepard, John H. (Jay) Turner III, Clark H. Worthy

Table of Contents:

 Title and Copyright
 Chapters and Authors
 About the Editor and Authors
 Electronic Forms: Instructions and Table
Chapter 1 - Initiating the Estate Administration Process-Steps Before Probate and Qualification
Chapter 2 - Probate and Qualification
Chapter 3 - Administration of the Estate After Probate
Chapter 4 - Claims, Elections, and Filings Against the Estate
Chapter 5 - Special Problems in Administration
Chapter 6 - Fiduciary Income Taxation
Chapter 7 - Estate Tax Consideration
Chapter 8 - Winding up and Settlement of the Estate
Chapter 9 - Administration of Trusts
 Table of Authorities