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Empowerment Workshop: Estate planning, are you prepared?

Women Investing in Security and Education


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Estate Planning: Are You Prepared?

Our Speaker is Colleen Barney, Esq.

Key Points:

  • Who needs an estate plan?

  • Do you really need a lawyer?

  • Will vs. Trust--which one is better?

  • Learn the basic components of an estate plan

  • How to avoid conflict at your death

  • How the current tax laws might impact your standing wills and trusts

Colleen Barney is one of Orange County's most respected estate attorneys. She has a unique talent to make estate planning understandable, interesting and lively.

Colleen's presentations for WISE always sell out, so register early!

Colleen is a graduate of Central Michigan University, magna cum laude, and the University of Michigan Law School. She received her LL.M. (in Taxation), cum laude, from the University of San Diego School of Law and heads up her own practice, Albrecht & Barney.

Colleen has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, TIME and Money. She has also appeared on CNBC's "Squawkbox," CNNfn and the "Wall Street Journal Report."

She is the co-author of the book, "Best Intentions: Ensuring Your Estate Plan Delivers Both Wealth and Wisdom."

Colleen has been selected to the Southern California Super Lawyers list and has also been rated as an AV Preeminent Lawyer by Martindale Hubbell.

To register for the Workshop, go to

When: Wednesday, April 22nd

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

A light dinner & home made dessert will be served

Where: Irvine Lakeview Senior Center

20 Lake Road., Irvine, CA

Price: $10 for reserved seat and $15 for walk-in -- both include a light supper

Reservation deadline is noon, Monday, April 20th

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