Nancy C. Hughes

NH

Biography

Phi Kappa Phi. Listed in The Best Lawyers in America. Member, Cumberland Law Review, 1989-1991. Publications: Probate ; Property, (Nov.-Dec. 1993; Sept.-Oct. 1997); The Practical Tax Lawyer (Fall 1995). Adjunct Professor, L.L.M. Program, University of Alabama. Adjunct Professor, Cumberland School of Law of Samford University. Adjunct Professor, M.T.A. Program, University of Alabama. Member, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. Member, Professional Advisory Council, University of Alabama at Birmingham. Trustee, American Institute on Federal Tax.

Areas of Practice (12)

  • Estate Planning
  • Trust Planning
  • Taxation
  • Probate
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Decedents Estates
  • Estate Administration
  • Family Wealth Transfer
  • Fiduciary Law
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Trust Administration
  • Trust Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
205-871-0300  Phone
207-871-0450  Fax
www.hughesscalise.com
University Attended:
University of Alabama at Birmingham, B.A., cum laude, 1988
Law School Attended:
Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, J.D., summa cum laude, 1991
Year of First admission:
1991
Admission:
1991, Alabama and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama; 1995, U.S. Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
Memberships:
American Bar Association; Alabama State Bar Association; Birmingham Bar Association; Birmingham Estate Planning Council.
Birth Information:
Birmingham, Alabama, May 11, 1958
ISLN:
901260459
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