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Upcoming: Join Summer G. Shelverton for “The Ultimate Guide to Probate”

At “The Ultimate Guide to Probate” seminar, Summer G. Shelverton and others will provide a comprehensive guide to probate with a focus on probate assets.  Ms. Shelverton will review how to distinguish between probate and non-probate assets, including accurately identifying, valuing, preparing and distributing probate assets.

Program Description:

Probate practice is becoming an increasingly marketable skill due to the aging population and clients’ reliance on competent attorneys and other professionals who can smoothly guide them through the procedures. In this seminar, our esteemed faculty will provide you with not only an understanding of the step-by-step probate process, but also with a hard-won knowledge for managing issues regarding executors, creditor claims, inventory/accounting, beneficiary distributions and closing the estate.

“The Ultimate Guide to Probate”

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Doubletree by Hilton Alana Hotel Waikiki

8:30am – 4:40pm

Learn more and register here.

Summer G. Shelverton is an associate in the trusts and estates department of Cades, where she focuses her practice on estate planning, trust administration, probate, conservatorships, and guardianships. Previously, she served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Richard R. Clifton on the U.S. District Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Ms. Shelverton is a member of the Hawai`i State Bar Association (chair of the Elder law Section, member of the Probate and Estate Planning Section), American Bar Association, and the Hawai`i Estate Planning Council. She is admitted to practice before all Hawai`i courts and the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawai`i. Ms. Shelverton earned her B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her J.D. degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Hawai`i William S. Richardson School of Law.