Sirote's Elizabeth Hutchins Appointed Alabama State Chair for ACTEC
Sirote & Permutt attorney Elizabeth H. Hutchins has been appointed as the Alabama State Chair for the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). Hutchins began serving her term in March 2013.
ACTEC is a national organization of lawyers elected to membership by demonstrating a high level of integrity, commitment to the profession, competence and experience as a trust and estate counselor. The organization aims to improve trust, estate and tax laws, procedures and professional responsibility.
About Elizabeth H. Hutchins
Hutchins is a member of Sirote’s Estates, Wills & Trusts department. Her practice includes planning for the management and distribution of clients’ estates to accomplish their goals and to minimize estate taxes using sophisticated estate planning tools and techniques. She counsels business owners regarding succession planning. In probate administration, she assists in the orderly distribution of estate assets and planning for estate and income tax issues. Hutchins also works with clients to accomplish effective charitable giving and establishes both public and private tax-exempt, charitable entities. Hutchins is a Martindale-Hubbell AV rated attorney and serves on the Board of Directors of the YWCA of Central Alabama, is Secretary of the Estate Planning Council of Birmingham and is past President of the Alabama Planned Giving Council.