Watson Bayard Blair

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American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.

Areas of Practice (9)

  • Estate Planning
  • Trust and Probate Law
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Gift and Estate Taxation
  • Closely Held Business Organizations
  • Non Profit and Charitable Organizations
  • Guardianships
  • Trust and Estate Dispute Resolution
  • Corporate Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
206-654-5500  Phone
206-464-0125  Fax
University Attended:
Yale University, B.A., 1977
Law School Attended:
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 1982
Year of First Admission:
1982, Washington
King County Bar Association; Washington State Bar Association (Member, Legislative Committee, 2007-2015; Executive Committee, Real Property, Probate and Trust Section, 1994-1996; Executive Committee, Tax Section, 2000-2002; Chair, Estate and Gift Tax Committee, 2000-2002; Member, Committee on Washington Uniform Trust Code, 2003-2011; Chair, Subcommittee on Revisions to Principal and Income Laws, 2000-2003; Member, Drafting Committee for Trust and Estate Dispute Resolution Act, 1996-2000; Co-chair, Probate Law Task Force, 1994-1997; Chair, Family Limited Partnership and Limited Liability Company Committee, 1993-1996); American Bar Association; Estate Planning Council of Seattle (Member, Executive Committee, 1998-2000).
Birth Information:
New York, N.Y., 1954

Peer Reviews

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