Duke works primarily with family-owned and closely held businesses on succession... more
Duke works primarily with family-owned and closely held businesses on succession planning, family wealth transfer planning and the structure of the business enterprise. Duke also works closely with individuals on a wide variety of estate and wealth transfer planning and estate and trust administration matters.
Bob regularly counsels clients in resolving business disputes. He is an active trial... more
Bob regularly counsels clients in resolving business disputes. He is an active trial attorney who has tried cases to verdict in six different jurisdictions. He regularly presents matters before alternative dispute resolution panels and has lectured extensively on alternative dispute resolution practice and procedure. Bob has appeared before the United States Court of Appeals in both the Third a... view profile
"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.