Presentation: Becoming a Trust & Estate Lawyer

A discussion on career paths that can contribute to closing the racial wealth gap.

February 12, 2021 | 12:30 - 1:30 PM | Free Online Presentation


A diverse panel of trust and estate professionals share stories about their career path.

Sarah-Moore Moderator, ACTEC Fellow Sarah Moore Johnson or Birchstone Moore LLC

Vanesa_Browne Panelist, Vanesa Browne of Bessemer Trust

Stephanie-Perry Panelist, ACTEC Fellow Stephanie Perry of Pasternak & Fidis, PC

Kalimah_White Panelist, Kalimah White of TD Wealth Management

Learn about the Trusts and Estates profession, pathways to entry and success, and the need for diverse lawyers in the field. This career can impact social justice by building, keeping, and leveraging wealth in families and communities.


Additional Information


Planning for a Diverse and Equitable Future is a monthly video series created by The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity Committee. ACTEC considers the historical, continuing, and devastating impact of institutionalized racism against people of color in our society to be a humanitarian, rather than a political issue.

This series strives to educate by discussing issues surrounding racism and offer recommendations to combat inequality.


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