David Frees - Wills,Trusts, Asset Protection & Estate Planning Representing Executors and TrusteesWhen you need help with an estate or trust and want it done right and cost effectively.Creating the estate and asset protection planning that you want but thought that you couldn't haveUse trusts to protect your heirs from lawsuits and divorce claims
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are interested in preserving family wealth and wisdom, then please continue on to review some of the materials that we have put together for you. Many of the checklists, articles, and materials that we have for our clients and prospective clients cover such topics as:
trusts to protect children and grandchildren from divorce and litigation
ethical wills to pass on financial wisdom and family values
David Frees Chairs the Estate Planning and Wealth Preservation section of Unruh, Turner, Burke and Frees.
He is a published author, and a regular speaker on the topics of estate administration, asset protection, Trusts and Estate Planning, Protecting Heirs from Creditors and Divorce and many related topics.
Are you interested in:
Protecting Your Assets from Litigation?
Protecting Your Heirs from Divorce and Creditors' Claims?
Passing On Your Financial Wealth and Wisdom?
Establishing a Healthy and Productive Communication across Generations?
David Frees has written articles, guides, books and materials on all of these topics.
Frees also speaks regularly on Enhanced Communications(TM) to law firms and professional practices, corporations, businesses, universities, and non profit organizations.
Frees has appeared on over 100 radio and television programs including NPR and PBS.
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When you are facing a sensitive (and often complex), estate planning matter, you want the best help possible. David is a trusted advisor and an authority in the areas of probate, wills, trusts and tax planning. I endorse him for his work ethic, depth of knowledge, and history of great service to his clients.
Ilana Sable Business Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
I know David very well as i was a former employee at his firm. I have since opened my own firm. I have worked with David and also referred clients to David. His charisma and knowledge are second to none!! I highly recommend David to anyone in need of a first class Estate attorney!!
Daniel Hanifin Litigation Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Superlawyer - Trusts and Estates||Superlawyers||2010|
|Stanford Registry of Who's Who||Stanford Who's Who||2009|
|Best Trusts and Estates Attorney of The Main Line||Main Line Today Magazine||2008|
|Best Conference Speaker||Mickey Mongan - Conclave||2007|
|The Door Opener Award||Chester County Community Foundation||2007|
|Member Society of Trust and Estates Professionals||STEP||2005|
|Door Opener Award||Freedom Valley YMCA||2004|
|Paul Harris Fellow||Rotary International||2000|
|Gundaker Foundation Fellow||Gundaker Foundation Rotary International||1999|
|Board of Directors||Phoenixville Federal Bank And Trust||2007 - Present|
|Chairman: Estate Planning and Wealth Preservation Section||Unruh Turner Burke and Frees||1995 - Present|
|General Counsel - Outside firm||Phoenixville Federal Bank and Trust||1995 - Present|
|Advisory Board||First Financial Bank Corp||2003 - 2007|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Society of Trust and Estates Professionals||Member||2005 - Present|
|Society of Trusts and Estate Professionals||Member _ United States||2005 - Present|
|Citizens' Advocacy||Advocate||2001 - Present|
|Chester County Estate Planning Council||Member||1995 - Present|
|Chester County Bar Association||Member||1986 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||1985 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||1985 - Present|
|Phoenixville Hospital Board of Directors||Board Member||2001 - 2004|
|Chester County Community Foundation||Chairman and Board Member||2001 - 2007|
|Rotary Foundation Endowment||Counsel and Advisor||1998 - 2003|
|Rotary Club||President||1987 - 1998|
|In Re: Estate of Olga Prosock||Litigation involving interpretation of will|
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|The Ten Most Common Mistakes Executors Make - And How To Avoid Them||The Ten Most Common Miskes Executors Make||2009|
|Pennsylvania Estate planning||Installment Sales To Children and Grandchildren||2009|
|Pennsylvania Estate Planners||Why Can't I Give More Every Year?||2009|
|Enhanced Estate Planning||Enhanced Estate Planning: What You Need To Know To Leave The Legacy You Desire||2009|
|Protecting Your Heirs||Protecting Your Heirs From Divorce and Law Suits||2009|
|Executor Duties In Pennsylvania||The Pennsylvania Executor Duties and Job Responsibilities||2008|
|Dream Inc.||Success Secrets||2008|
|The Greatest Success Secret - Philadelphia edition||The Art of Success||2008|
|Success Technologies www.successtechnologies.com||Stock Market Mayhem and Gifting Opportunities||2008|
|Eistein's Business||The Language of Abundance||2007|
|The Language of Parenting: Building Great Family Relationships||Book: The Language of Parenting||2003|
|University of Pennsylvania Law School||N/A||Juris Doctorate||1985|
|Dickinson College||History, Political Science, Geology and Computer Science||BA||1982|
|GLM||Ethical Legal Marketing||2010|
|YMCA Staff and Executive Training||Enhanced Communications Skills||2009|
|Top Practices and Lawyer Marketing||Enhancing Your Communications Skills for Lawyers||2009|
|Pennsylvania Bar Institute||Estate Planning For Families With Children||2009|
|Lawyers And The Internet - 30/60/90 Days||Lawyer Websites, Publishing and Social Media||2009|
|GKIC Conference||Enhanced Communications Skills||2009|
|PBI Estate Planning Institute||Estate Planning For The Parents Of Minor Children||2008|
|Ben Glass Legal Mastermid & Super Conference||Asset Protection Planning for The Professional||2008|
|Ben Blass Legal Mastermind||Enhanced Communications Skills for Lawyers (TM)||2008|
|Asset and Wealth Protection||Asset Protection and Wealth Preservation||2008|
|PACB - Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers||Bank Marketing and Core Deposits||2007|
|Estate Administration||Estate admininstration||2007|
|Estate Administration||Estate Administration for Lawyers||2007|
|Enhanced Communications and Marketing||Business Building Skills and Customer Service||2007|
|Opening The Door To Charitable Giving||Charitable Giving||2006|
|Chester County Community Foundation Annual Meeting||Philanthropy||2006|
|Asset Protection - Sage International||Asset Protection||2006|
|The Legal Ethics of Charitable Giving||Legal Ethics||2004|