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Scott E Swenson

Scott E Swenson

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Trusts, Probate, Tax

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Probate: 30%
  2. Trusts: 30%
  3. Estate Planning: 30%
  4. Tax: 10%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Brian J. Ferry

    Scott is very professional, courteous, and provides an immediate response to every issue.

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    Brian Ferry Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Brian M Gottesman

    Very knowledgeable estates and trusts lawyer. I have worked with him on matters and also had him prepare my own estate planning documents. Highly recommend.

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    Brian Gottesman Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Connolly Gallagher LLP

1000 West Street
Suite 1400
Wilmington, DE, 19801

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MDActive201307/14/2015
DEActive200511/15/2012

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarDelaware Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarDelaware Super Lawyers2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateConnolly Bove Lodge & Hutz2005 - 2012

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Carpenter-Walsh Delaware Pro Bono American Inn of CourtMemberN/A
Christian Legal SocietyMemberN/A
Delaware State Bar Association, Estates & Trusts SectionMemberN/A
Delaware State Bar Association, Taxation SectionMemberN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Trusts & EstatesWhen Does a Signed Trust Document Not Create a Trust? When Extrinsic Evidence Shows a Grantor’s Contrary Intent2013
LexisNexis publicationDelaware Statutory Trusts Manual2010
New York State Bar JournalMore than Bargained For? Topics for Consideration in the Issuance and Acceptance of Delaware LLC Opinions2009

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of MarylandEconomics and Government and PoliticsBA - Bachelor of Arts2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Basic Trusts for Real PeopleRevocable Trusts2013
Basic Trusts for Real PeopleRevocable Trusts2011
Durable Personal Powers of Attorney Act: The New StatutePersonal Powers of Attorney2010
Trust Planning and Drafting TechniquesAdvanced Irrevocable Trusts2008