Advanced Gun Trusts (On-Demand)

$169.00

You may have learned or heard about gun trusts.  But has anybody truly showed you how to draft one? What does a gun trust really look like? Do you need witnesses in the execution of a gun trust? Join me for an overview of gun trusts, including an in-depth look at their drafting from cover page to signature page.  As a bonus, we will discuss some of the frequently asked questions pertaining to attorneys’ who draft gun trusts (How should you market your practice? Who is the target client audience? How do you break into this field?).

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Event Details

Course Type

Course Instructor

Michael Sneeringer, Esq.

Original Date Of Course

General Credits

2

Course Description

You may have learned or heard about gun trusts.  But has anybody truly showed you how to draft one? What does a gun trust really look like? Do you need witnesses in the execution of a gun trust? Join me for an overview of gun trusts, including an in-depth look at their drafting from cover page to signature page.  As a bonus, we will discuss some of the frequently asked questions pertaining to attorneys’ who draft gun trusts (How should you market your practice? Who is the target client audience? How do you break into this field?).

Principles

  • General information on what a gun trust is, and is not
  • More recent case law and updates to Federal legislation regarding gun trusts
  • Paragraph by paragraph analysis of drafting a gun trust
  • General career/marketing advice

Syllabus

  1. Background information on firearms and trusts containing firearms
    a. Uniform Trust Code
    b. Federal law considerations
    c. State law considerations
  2. Caselaw update on gun trusts
  3. Drafting a gun trust
    a. Introductory Clauses
    b. During the Grantor’s lifetime
    c. Disposition at the Grantor’s death
    d. Administrative clauses
    e. Identification of Trustee
    f. Trustee Succession
    g. Trustee Powers
    h. Additional considerations
    i. Signature, witness and notary
    j. Drafting checklist
  4. Gun trust attorney career advice
  5. Marketing gun trusts

Instructor

Michael A. Sneeringer, Esq.

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