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Nov 2013
November 13, 2013

David Skidmore Elected to the American College of Trust & Estate Counsel

David L.J.M. Skidmore, a partner with the law firm Warner Norcross & Judd LLP, has been elected as a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.

Skidmore is the fifth Warner Norcross attorney to be elected to the College, which is the highest designation for attorneys practicing in this area. Fellowship in ACTEC is extended by invitation only to experienced trust and estate attorneys recognized as having made substantial contributions to the field through lecturing, writing, teaching and Bar activities.

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.  He is also on the Steering Committee of the Hillman Advocacy Program and the boards of Broadway Grand Rapids and the Western Michigan Estate Planning Council.  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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