She is the Head of William Fry’s Private Client Group.
He is chairperson of the Law Society of Ireland Taxation Committee and has lectured for a number of professional bodies.
Speakers – in order of appearance Anne Stephenson, Stephenson Solicitors.
Anne Stephenson is a member of STEP, the DSBA Probate and Taxation Committee and Mental Health and Capacity Committee, the Probate Liaison Committee and the Law Society’s Probate Administration and Trust Committee and is Vice-Chairperson of the Committee of the Solicitors for the Elderly.
She lectures, examines and tutors on the Law Society's Professional Courses (PPC 1 & 11) on the Wills Trusts, Probate, Tax Planning and Conveyancing Modules and on the STEP Diploma in Wills, Trust & Estate Planning.
She also lectures for CPD, Skillnets, the DSBA, STEP Ireland, for regional Bar Associations and other professional bodies.
She is the co-author of the Oxford University Press (OUP) Manual on "”, in particular, the section on executors and administrators.She also contributes to the Law Society Gazette, the Parchment, and the Irish Tax Review.Anne leads the successful bi-annual Stephenson Solicitors’ Seminar series which is in its 13 year, and regularly attracts large numbers of professional and institutional attendees to consider issues of interest in the field of Wills, Trusts, Capital Taxes, and Estate Law and Practice. Nora Lillis is a solicitor and an associate of the Irish Tax Institute.Aim and Objectives The aim of this seminar is to provide general practitioners with an overview of recent and on-going developments in probate, trust and taxation practice from a practical perspective. He is a Fellow of both the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce and is a member of the Society of Estate & Trust Practitioners.Topical issues of concern and interest ranging from the capital taxes to Assisted Decision Making and capacity will be presented by a panel of expert speakers. He is also a European Trademark & Design Attorney and an Accredited Mediator (Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution).The seminar is designed in collaboration with the Taxation Committee and the Probate, Administration of Estates & Trusts Committee of the Law Society. Richard works in general practice and is a self-described “succession law enthusiast” who also specialises in insolvency and intellectual property with a strong interest in arbitration and mediation.