Connolly Gallagher’s Greg Weinig Elected to American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
Connolly Gallagher partner Greg Weinig has been elected a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), the nation’s pre-eminent organization for lawyers practicing in the field of trusts and estates. Founded in 1949, ACTEC is a nonprofit association whose members are elected, according to its website, “by demonstrating the highest level of integrity, commitment to the profession, competence and experience as trust and estate counselors, having made substantial contributions to the field of trusts and estates law through writing, teaching and bar leadership activities.”
Greg practices in the area of trusts and estates, including trust and estate planning, trust and estate administration, trust and estate litigation, and taxation, in both Delaware and Pennsylvania. His practice also includes counseling institutional fiduciaries with respect to trust review and intake and resolution of administrative matters; representing fiduciaries and beneficiaries in contentious trusts and estate situations; drafting and presenting consent petitions and other proceedings in the Delaware Court of Chancery; testifying as an expert witness in Court of Chancery estate matters; and serving as a Court-appointed guardian ad litem in both contested and uncontested matters before the Court of Chancery.
Greg is a past chair of the Estates and Trusts Section of the Delaware State Bar Association, and currently serves on its Trust Act drafting committee, which drafts the annual updates to Delaware’s trust and estate statutes.