Real Property, Probate and Trust Section
The mission of the Real Property, Probate & Trust Section of the Washington State Bar Association is to assist members in achieving the highest standards of competence, professionalism and ethics in their practices; to assist the Legislature in the enactment and improvement of the laws affecting real property, probate, trusts and estates; to assist the judiciary in the just administration of those laws; to support the WSBA with regard to those matters which concern the practice of law in the areas of real property, probate, trusts and estates and to otherwise serve our members by helping them realize their professional goals.
Executive Committee Elections Begin in May
Voting is scheduled to begin May 1, 2019
Candidate Information, Open Positions & Terms
For more information about the Section and its Executive Committee roles, please review the Section’s bylaws.
All terms begin Oct. 1, 2019.
- Real Property Council Director: Five-year term ending Sept. 30, 2024
- Real Property Council Member (two positions open): Two-year term ending Sept. 30, 2021
- Probate/Trust Council Member (two positions open): Two-year term ending Sept. 30, 2021
Elections will be conducted via SurveyMonkey. To ensure you receive a ballot, please click here and/or adjust your spam filters/firewalls to ensure your email address will receive the ballot.
Questions? Feel free to email email@example.com
Find more information and member benefits on the RPPT website.
The Section's two list serves are administered by the Real Property, Probate and Trust Section. If you are a section member, you can subscribe by visiting the the RPPT Section's website and clicking the "For Members" tab. Look for the list serve tab. Please enter your RPPT section login credentials to access this page and on the page you will see instructions for subscribing to the list serves.
*Please note that some member benefits are password protected. Please contact the section's webmaster to receive the password.
Chair: Annette Fitzsimmons
Chair-Elect & Secretary/Treasurer: Stephanie Taylor
Immediate Past Chair: RoseMary Reed
Young Lawyer Liaison: Gaoyan (Carol) Li*
Board of Governors Liaison: P. J. Grabicki*
Emeritus: Al Falk*
Webpage Editor: Michael Safren*
Assistant Webpage Editor:
Newsletter Editor: Kirsten Ambach*
Assistant Newsletter Editor: Jessica Cohen*
Fellows (Real Property):
Fellows (Probate and Trust):
Probate and Trust Council
Real Property Council
Please contact subcommittee member for details on their upcoming meeting dates and locations.
For general Section questions, send your email address and Bar number to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information and to get involved with the Section, please contact Section Chair Annette Fitzsimmons.