Mullins, Wright and Ragsdale to Speak at ABA Fall Trust Conference
Sirote & Permutt attorneys J. Sanford Mullins, Barry A. Ragsdale and Peter M. Wright will be featured speakers at the 2011 Alabama Bankers Association Fall Trust Conference. The topic of the presentation will be Trends in Trust and Estate Litigation. The conference will take place on Sept. 29-30, 2011, at The Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham, Ala.
As a member of Sirote’s Estates, Wills and Trusts practice, Mr. Mullins assists individuals and families with challenges they face in the area of probate administration, especially those with estate, gift, or income tax implications.
Mr. Ragsdale is a trial lawyer in Sirote’s Birmingham office. His varied practice includes representing defendants and plaintiffs in complex litigation in state and federal courts, including shareholder disputes, class actions, and business fraud cases. Mr. Ragsdale has also recently been involved in a number of high-profile and significant trust and estate matters.
At Sirote, Mr. Wright's practice focuses on trust and estate litigation matters, with particular emphasis on will contests, estate and trust administration matters, joint account or joint ownership of property disputes, power of attorney litigation, and general representation of fiduciaries (including trust institutions or corporate trustees), and beneficiaries of estates and trusts. Additionally, Mr. Wright routinely handles adversarial and non-adversarial guardianship and conservatorship matters, and has been appointed to mediate various trust and estate administration disputes.