Jenner & Block

"Wills & Estate Planning for LGBT Individuals," Northern Trust Corporation, Chicago, IL

Jenner & Block Partner Gail H. Morse will speak to employees of The Northern Trust on tax and estate planning issues facing married and unmarried members of the LGBT community on July 12 in Chicago, Illinois.  Ms. Morse, Chair of the Firm’s State and Local Tax Practice, will participate in a panel discussion entitled: Wills & Estate Planning for LGBT Individuals and will address considerations for the LGBT community in seeking estate planning guidance and speak about income and estate tax issues affecting LGBT individuals and families, including issues created by marriages in Massachusetts and domestic partner laws in California.  The seminar is sponsored by The Northern Trust, its Corporate Diversity Council and TNTPride.

Ms. Morse is joined on the panel by Steven R. Lifson of Seyfarth Shaw LLP, and Grace Allison and Russell Johnson of Northern Trust.