Trust and Estate Law Programs and Grants

The ACTEC Foundation’s mission is to encourage and support legal education in the areas of wills, trusts and estates. The Foundation recognizes that law students are the future of the trust and estate profession. Our intent is to help shape the next generation of leaders in the field.

Our commitment to funding legal education initiatives includes:


ACTEC Symposia

Topic School Date
Empirical Analysis of Wealth Transfer Law UC Davis School of Law October 2019
Wealth Transfer Law in Comparative and International Perspective University of Iowa College of Law September, 2017
The Centennial of the Estate and Gift Tax: Perspectives and Recommendations Boston College Law October 2015
The Emergent Federal Role in Private Wealth Transfer Vanderbilt University Law School February 2014
The Uniform Probate Code: The Remaking of American Succession Law University of Michigan Law School October 2011
The Worlds of the Trust McGill University September 2010
Philanthropy in the 21st Century Chicago-Kent School of Law October 2009
The Law of Succession in the 21st Century UCLA Law School February 2008
Trust Law in the 21st Century Benjamin N. Cardoza School of Law at Yeshiva University September 2005