Expert probate and estate planning services, with the personal attention our clients deserve.
For over 30 years, I have assisted individuals and families in meeting their estate and personal planning needs through wills, living trusts, and advance directives. I am an experienced trial attorney, prepared to represent my clients in will contest and undue influence litigation.
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Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
I had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Putney when we were both volunteering our time in the community serving as members of a Board of Directors. Mr. Putney is knowledgeable and dedicated and I recommend and endorse him without reservation.
James La Russa, General practice Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
I have litigated estate and guardianship matters, both with and against Lou Putney for over 25 years. Lou is an excellent attorney with the highest ethical standards. He has handled many novel and difficult cases, obtaining very good results for his clients. Lou is very knowledgeable in the field of estates, trusts and guardianships, with a wealth of knowledge gained over many years of practice. I frequently refer clients to Lou Putney because I know they will be in good hands. I endorse this lawyer.
|FL||Member in Good Standing||1977||01/30/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Rated since 1982||Martindale-Hubbell||2011|
|2010 Outstanding Pro Bono Service Case Referral Panel Award||Hillsborough County Bar Association||2010|
|N/A||Louis D. Putney, Attorney at Law||1978 - Present|
|Assistant State Attorney||Hillsborough County State Attorney's Office||1977 - 1978|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section||Member||1996 - Present|
|Hillsborough County Bar Association, Elder Law Section||Member||1994 - Present|
|Florida Bar, Probate Law Committee||Member||1983 - Present|
|Hillsborough County Bar Association||Member||1977 - Present|
|Florida Bar||Member||1977 - Present|
|Bowdoin v. Rinnier||Obtained reversal of Probate Court on Appeal.|
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|Domestic Partner's Legal Planning||Health, Separation and Estate Planning for Domestic Partners||2010|
|University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1977|
|University of Florida||Economics||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1974|
|Wills, Trusts, & Charitable Giving||Wills, Trusts, & Charitable Giving||2011|
|Wills, Trusts & Advanced Directives||Estate Planning||2010|
|Estate Planning for Domestic Partners||Estate Planning for Domestic Partners||2010|