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Philadelphia – February 25, 2013 – Robert J. Weinberg, of counsel in the Trusts and Estates Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP, has been named the 2012 Distinguished Estate Planner by the Philadelphia Estate Planning Council, the interdisciplinary professional association for estate planners in the area. The award, which recognizes an individual for outstanding contributions in the field of estate planning, was recently bestowed on Mr. Weinberg at a luncheon program in Philadelphia.
Mr. Weinberg was a member of the board of directors of the PEPC from 1991-2005 and served as its president in 2003-2004. He regularly lectures before professional groups, and his articles have appeared in a number of professional journals on tax and estate planning. He is the author of a three-volume treatise, Pennsylvania Estate Planning and Drafting.
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