Sirote Attorney Katherine Barr to Speak at Rett Syndrome Conference
Sirote & Permutt Special Needs Planning attorney Katherine Barr spoke at the Rett Syndrome Conference on August 3, 2013, at Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa from 10:30-11:45 a.m. The title of her presentation was “Life Planning: Special Needs Trusts.”
About Katherine Barr
A member of the law firm’s Estate, Wills & Trusts department, Barr handles all aspects of estate planning and administration for clients. Her passion, however, and the focus of much of her practice involves special needs planning. She assists clients in providing for a child or family member with special needs in a way that does not jeopardize government benefits. She also assists when a person with a disability will receive a personal injury settlement or an inheritance and needs to keep SSI or Medicaid. Barr is a Martindale-Hubbell AV rated attorney and is listed in Best Lawyers in America for Trusts and Estates Law. Barr is a member of Special Needs Alliance and The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.