Next FAMI Educational Meeting will be held on
Thursday, April 10, 2008 - 7:30 p.m.
"The Special Needs Trust as a Component of your Family Estate Plan"
SPEAKERS - Linda S. Durston, Ph.D., J.D. - Attorney at Law
Alan J. Statman, J.D. - Professional Fiduciary
Meeting will be held in the Castro Valley Room at Eden Hospital,
20103 Lake Chabot Rd., Castro Valley. Call 510-835-5010 for more information or directions.
A special needs trust offers families a way to provide for some of the needs of their mentally ill member after the family caregiver is gone. Our April 10th meeting features two experts in this area.
Linda S. Durston is an attorney in private practice in Berkeley. Her major practice areas are estate planning, with an emphasis in special needs trust planning and administration, and conservatorships and guardianships. Ms. Durston formerly practiced Social Security disability law at a not-for-profit agency in Richmond.
Alan J. Statman is a private professional fiduciary. He has 25 years of business, financial management and fiduciary experience. He serves as special needs trustee and as conservator of several individuals in the East Bay.