Updated: July 15, 2021

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.

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Congratulations, Incoming Executive Committee Members!  

Below are the results of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Section Executive Committee election. Thank you for voting!

For more information about the Section and its Executive Committee roles, please review the Section's bylaws. Winners are listed alphabetically by position.

Council Director - Real Property: two-year position beginning Oct. 1, 2021, and ending Sept. 30, 2023

April Anderson

At-Large Member – Probate/Trust (two positions open): two-year position beginning Oct. 1, 2021, and ending Sept. 30, 2023

Allison Foreman

Ryan Montgomery

At-Large Member - Real Property (two positions open): two-year position beginning Oct. 1, 2021, and ending Sept. 30, 2023

Bryce Dille

Jessica Cohen

Questions? Contact sections@wsba.org.


Member Benefits

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.


Executive Committee

ChairBrian Lewis

Chair-Elect & Secretary/TreasurerTiffany Gorton

Immediate Past ChairStephanie Taylor

Young Lawyer Liaison*: Harman K. Bual

Board of Governors Liaison*: Peter "P.J." Grabicki

Ex-Officio

Emeritus: Michael Barrett*

Webpage EditorMichael Safren*

Assistant Webpage Editor:

Stephen R. King*

Newsletter Editor: Jessica Cohen*

Assistant Newsletter Editor: Sharon Rutberg*

Fellows (Real Property):

Keaton Hille*

Tom Lee*

Fellows (Probate and Trust):

Manpreet Kaur*

Yonicio Hernandez*

Probate and Trust Council

Director: Anna Cashman 
(2020-2022)
Members:
Jessica Carr (2019-2021)
Elizabeth Stephan (2019-2021)
Maggie Lassen (2020-2022)
Lindsey Weidenbach (2020-2022)

Real Property Council

Director: Devin McComb 
(2019-2021)
Members:
Jemima McCullum (2019-2021)
Anna Revelle Stock (2019-2021)
Chris Benis (2020-2022)
Keaton Hille (2020-2022)

*Non-voting member

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 sections@wsba.org. For more information and to get involved with the Section, please contact Section Chair Brian Lewis.