Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
James R. George ("Jim")
has litigated for 30 years and his practice has been limited to litigation arising from estates, trusts and guardianships for the past 25 years.
Jim represents individual and institutional fiduciaries in actions for breach of duty, removal, and surcharge. Jim’s representation also includes corporate clients, charitable organizations, and individual beneficiaries in will and trust contests, will and trust construction and reformation actions, trust modification, revocation, and termination actions.
Jim represents fiduciaries and beneficiaries in all aspects of the administration of estates and trusts. Jim has extensive experience in contested incapacity and guardianship proceedings and often serves as an expert witness and mediator in trust and estate matters.
|Areas of Practice||1) Litigation and 2) Estates and trusts litigation|
|Law School||J.D., cum laude, State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, 1982|
|Education||B.A., University of St. Michael's College in the University of Toronto, 1979|
|Bar Member / Association||State bar of Florida|
|Most recent firm||Greenberg Traurig LLP|
Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.