News & Events

January 3, 2023

Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts

Michelle Chapin, Principal

Estate Planning Attorney, Michelle Chapin, will present an updated chapter, Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts, of the MSBA’s 2023 publication, “Using & Drafting Trusts in Estate Planning,” virtually on Tuesday, January 31, 2023, at 9:00 A.M.

This virtual presentation will highlight specific trusts, what they are used for, how they fit into an estate plan, and the specific conditions governing each.

Michelle Chapin is a Principal in Paley Rothman's Estate PlanningEstate & Trust AdministrationTax, and Corporate practice groups, advising individuals, families, and small business owners regarding their estate and gift planning needs. 

For more info and to register for the event, please click here. Registrants of the event will receive 10% discount on the 2023 edition of the publication “Using & Drafting Trusts in Estate Planning”.

Six CLE credits will be offered to attendees by the surrounding minimum continuing legal education states. 


March 21, 2023

Michelle Chapin’s Article on the Use of Arbitration Causes in Trusts is Published by the MSBA’s Estate & Trust Law Section

Michelle Chapin, a Principal in Paley Rothman’s Estate Planning department, authored an article titled "(Un)Enforceability of Arbitration Clauses in Maryland Trusts" in the MSBA's Estate & Trust Law Section Newsletter Volume 29 Issue 1.

Read More


Sec. Deb Haaland – First Native American in the Cabinet

Sec. Deb Haaland is the first Native American to serve in the President’s cabinet and has been instrumental in bringing attention and action to the horrific incident rate of...

Read More

Resource Center

Paley Rothman shares this library of resources with clients and friends of the firm to help them stay ahead of legal and business developments and trends. Here, you will find helpful tips and tools written by our attorneys and relevant to our areas of practice.

Read More