Karen M. Stockmal Selected As Fellow Of ACTEC

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KMS LAW OFFICES attorney Karen M. Stockmal has been elected as a Fellow of The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). ACTEC is a nonprofit national association of approximately 2,600 trust and estate lawyers. Eligibility for election as an ACTEC Fellow involves a rigorous set of criteria including a minimum of 10 years of experience in active practice in the field, receiving an AV Rating from Martindale-Hubbell and having made substantial contributions to the field of trusts and estates law through writing, teaching, and bar leadership activities. Lawyers meeting the criteria for selection are nominated for membership by Fellows of the College, and subjected to thorough review by both state and national membership selection committees prior to consideration by the Regents of the College.

Karen is a nationally published writer, frequent lecturer and an active member of the Philadelphia Bar. In 2014, she will serve as Chair of the Probate Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association.

Karen received her undergraduate degree from Bucknell University, and her J.D. from Temple University Beasley School of Law.