Clark Hill Attorney Frederick Hoops to Speak at ICLE’s 2008 Administration of Trusts Course

Sep 4, 2008

DETROIT , MI Clark Hill attorney Frederick Hoops will speak Tuesday, September 9, 2008 at ICLE’s 2008 Administration of Trusts learning course. The program will begin at 1PM and take place at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth, MI. For more information please visit www.icle.org .



Frederick H. Hoops, III is a member of the firm’s Probate and Estate Planning Group. His experience includes all aspects of estate planning, tax minimization, asset protection, family partnerships, limited liability companies and the probate and non-probate administration of trusts, decedents' estates, guardianships and conservatorships, and includes the preparation of estate and fiduciary tax returns for trusts and estates, and organizing and answering questions concerning charitable and other tax-exempt organizations. He has also settled and litigated various will and trust contests.



Mr. Hoops is the co-author of Family Estate Planning Guide, 4th Edition, 1995, West Group; Planning for Estates and Administration in Michigan, 1995, West Group; How to Build a Successful Estate Practice, 1996, West Group; Estate and Elder Law Advisor CD-ROM, 1998, West Group; and “Bringing and Defending a Will Contest in Michigan,” Michigan State University-Detroit College of Law Law Review, 1997. Mr. Hoops has also spoken for the National Business Institute and Lorman Education Services on several occasions. Mr. Hoops teaches Business Planning at the Thomas M. Cooley Law School at the Oakland University campus.  Mr. Hoops also teaches Advanced Estate Planning at the University of Detroit-Mercy Law School.  Mr. Hoops has also been named in The Best Lawyers in America .



Mr. Hoops is an active freelance musician in the Detroit area and is a member of the Birmingham-Bloomfield Symphony Orchestra.




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