What Do You Mean I Cannot Take that Money? Duties, Responsibilities, and Ethics for Fiduciaries and the Attorneys Who Advise Them

By Lisa C. Henry & Francis J. Rondoni Chestnut Cambronne PA Minneapolis, Minnesota1 2 With the recent trend to sue anyone and everyone, practitioners should be aware of potential liability for their client’s acts.  Along with claims for malpractice, courts are coming around to considering a legal practitioner being liable for his or her role in … Continue reading What Do You Mean I Cannot Take that Money? Duties, Responsibilities, and Ethics for Fiduciaries and the Attorneys Who Advise Them

Francis J. Rondoni

Francis J. Rondoni (Frank) is a Partner and Shareholder at the law firm of Chestnut Cambronne PA, in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  Mr. Rondoni has been a trial attorney and litigator for more than 38 years, practicing in the areas of Civil Litigation, Estate Litigation, Class Actions, with emphasis on Estate Litigation. Mr. Rondoni has also been a … Continue reading Francis J. Rondoni

Elizabeth C. Henry

lhenry@chestnutcambronne.com Experience Elizabeth (Lisa) Henry is a partner at Chestnut Cambronne who specializes in the areas of civil litigation, commercial litigation, elder law, estate and trust litigation, guardian and conservatorships, and business representation. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from St. Catherine University and went on to earn a Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership before … Continue reading Elizabeth C. Henry

HBR Hotlist.2019.10.14: Overcoming Being Overwhelmed; Build Your Team’s Critical Thinking Skills; How Engaged Is Your Team, Really?; Prepare for Automation

How to Deal with Constantly Feeling Overwhelmed By Rebecca Zucker Five strategies can help. EDUCATION Why Skills Training Can’t Replace Higher Education By George D. Kuh It’s a disservice to students and civil society. HEALTH Research: People Want Their Employers to Talk About Mental Health By Kelly Greenwood, Vivek Bapat, Mike Maughan Nearly 60% of employees have never discussed their mental health … Continue reading HBR Hotlist.2019.10.14: Overcoming Being Overwhelmed; Build Your Team’s Critical Thinking Skills; How Engaged Is Your Team, Really?; Prepare for Automation

Why Can’t My Brother-In-Law Bob Be the Executor of My Estate?

CONSIDERATIONS INVOLVING FIDUCIARY SELECTION By Stuart C. Bear Chestnut Cambronne Minneapolis, Minnesota 1 2 Fiduciary selection is crucial to the success of an estate and disability plan.  Even a great plan can go awry if a fiduciary fails to uphold his or her fiduciary duties or fails to follow the terms of the Will or Trust.  Add family … Continue reading Why Can’t My Brother-In-Law Bob Be the Executor of My Estate?

Stuart C. Bear

Stuart C. Bear is a lawyer and the President of Chestnut Cambronne PA and holds a national reputation for providing the highest level of succession planning services for individuals and businesses. His practice specializes in wills, trusts, disability planning, powers of attorney, living wills, asset protection, and Medical Assistance planning. Stuart received his B.A. from … Continue reading Stuart C. Bear

Haneman, Intergenerational Equity, Student Loan Debt, and Taxing Rich Dead People, 39 Va. Tax Rev. ___ (2020)

Victoria J. Haneman has made available for download her article, Intergenerational Equity, Student Loan Debt, and Taxing Rich Dead People, to be published in the Virginia Tax Review. The Abstract is as follows: Once upon a time, there was a generation of indentured servants called Millennials. They were beautiful and mysterious and clever and feckless, in … Continue reading Haneman, Intergenerational Equity, Student Loan Debt, and Taxing Rich Dead People, 39 Va. Tax Rev. ___ (2020)