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Oct 2013
October 03, 2013

David Skidmore Elected to Board of Western Michigan Estate Planning Council

David L.J.M. Skidmore, a partner with the law firm Warner Norcross & Judd LLP, has been elected to the board of directors of the Western Michigan Estate Planning Council.

Skidmore will serve a three-year term on the board, which is comprised of attorneys, CPAs, financial planners, trust officers and others interested in and actively practicing estate planning in the region.  The Council is designed to promote cooperative efforts among estate planning professionals, to assist members in keeping current with laws and other developments and to promote an understanding of the relationships and functions in the field of estate planning.

Skidmore concentrates his practice in probate litigation, with an emphasis on disputed estate, trust, fiduciary, guardianship and conservatorship matters.  He currently serves on the State Bar of Michigan’s Probate and Estate Planning Council and chairs the Amicus Curiae Committee.  He is also a member of the American Bar Association and the Grand Rapids Bar Association.

Active in the community, Skidmore serves as board chair of the Widowed Persons Service and the Steering Committee of the Hillman Advocacy Program.  He is a graduate of Leadership Grand Rapids and was named a 2013 Super Lawyer in the field of trust and estate litigation by Michigan Super Lawyers.
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