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OUR CORE PHILOSOPHY

Our primary objective is to empower Estate and Elder Law practitioners with the same practice techniques and knowledge as the best lawyers in the country.

We believe in using technology to make ideas, techniques, and synergies between bright people better than would otherwise be possible. By collaborating with some of the nation’s most renowned estate planning and elder law experts, we provide our subscribers with the most sophisticated knowledge-based system including breakthrough planning strategies, information, and ongoing professional development.

These foundational principles enable us to build upon our innovative edge while ensuring that new products and features meet the ever-growing needs of industry professionals, delivering a long-term solution rather than a short-term fix.


Principals and Officers

Michael L. Graham

Michael L. Graham
CEO, Co-Founder

Jonathan G. Blattmachr

Jonathan G. Blattmachr
Editor in Chief, Co-Founder

Vanessa L. Kanaga

Vanessa L. Kanaga, Esq.
President, Director of Content Development


Content Attorneys

Teresa L. Bush

Teresa L. Bush, Esq.
Attorney, Director of Education and Support Services

Letha Sgritta McDowell, CELA

Letha Sgritta McDowell, CELA
Attorney, Director of Elder Law Strategy

Elizabeth Boehmcke

Elizabeth Q. Boehmcke, Esq.
Attorney, Content Specialist


Sales

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Steven Palumbo

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Lisa Briley


Staff

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Megan Respol
Finance & Operations Coordinator

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Matthew Tove
Director, Marketing & Sales

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Eugenie Amalfitano
Senior Software Engineer

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Deslin Hinkson
Senior Application Developer

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Victoria Holmes
Implementation and Office Coordinator

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Deanne McDougall
Customer Relations Coordinator

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Linda Moses
Implementation & Training Manager

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Ross Parrett
Programmer/Analyst, Forum Administrator

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Robert Jones
Customer Technical Support

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What Our Subscribers Are Saying

Jessica A. Hayes

“I have been an ILS subscriber for over 11 years and find the service invaluable to my estate planning practice. You not only have access to a variety of forms that are customizable and updated on a regular basis, but you also have access to their library of work and the listserv. Where else can you have access to replies from Jonathan Blattmachr, Howard Zaritsky and Natalie Choate among others. I have and will continue to recommend ILS to fellow attorneys. Well worth the price of admission.”

Steven C. Robinson, Esq.
Robinson Wolenty & Young, LLP - Indianapolis, IN

Jessica A. Hayes

“I’ve been very pleased with InterActive Legal’s systems and customer service. Led by some of the most respected experts in this practice area, ILS’ team has a collective knowledge and willingness to help that is unparalleled. The system is continuously updated to reflect changes in the law and contains a wealth of educational materials and resources. I have peace of mind in knowing there’s an entire team at ILS there to help me provide the best possible service to my clients.”

Jessica A. Hayes
Pender & Coward – Virginia Beach, VA

Allyson B. Russo

“The sales & training teams at InterActive Legal have been professional and top notch. They make the process to learn the software as easy and as thorough as possible. It is also a wonderful product that has already enhanced my practice!”

Allyson B. Russo
Russo Law Offices – Hinsdale, IL

Amos Goodall

"An attorney practicing elder law without the benefit of sophisticated software is foolhardy. On the other hand, an attorney who blindly plugs a client’s information into canned forms does his clients a disservice. InterActive Legal, with its unparalleled support and comprehensive draft documents that are fully and easily customized to fit clients’ personal situations, allows me to practice law efficiently and effectively. My clients deserve no less."

H. Amos Goodall, Jr., Esquire, LL.M., CELA
Goodall & Yurchak, P.C. - State College, PA

R. Hal Moorman

"I have been using InterActive Legal for a number of years. Like any technology, there is a learning curve, but they have an excellent staff to help you when you can’t figure something out. The forms can be as sophisticated or as simple as you desire. Because it is a system, it prompts you to make decisions as you do your drafting. If you don’t understand the question, the system has a tutorial to help you understand why it is asking you a question. The system is upgraded on a continual basis. I highly recommend it."

R. Hal Moorman
Moorman, Tate, Haley, Upchurch & Yates, L.L.P.

John J. Scroggin

"I can’t live without your wonderful Listserv!"


John J. Scroggin
Scroggin & Company, Counselors At Law

Dale Ann Kaiser

"I researched all the estate planning drafting systems on the market before purchasing ILS Wealth Transfer Planning. It is by far the best drafting system in terms of both the estate planning documents themselves and the resources and expertise available to users. ILS allows me to do sophisticated documents and, as a side benefit, I also use ILS for research and education."

Dale Ann Kaiser
Kaiser Law Group

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Events

Charitable Giving Webinar

This webinar covers:

  • The intersection of charitable giving and estate planning including income tax and state estate tax reduction.
  • How one can obtain the full benefit of a significant charitable donation without having to give up on the new higher standard deductions.
  • When it is best to use a charitable lead trust and whether it should be a grantor trust or not. New concepts will be presented.

199A Proposed Regulations—A First Look

Proposed regulations regarding Internal Revenue Code 199A have been submitted to the Office of the Federal Register (OFR) for publication and are currently pending placement on public display at the OFR and publication in the Federal Register. While the final proposed regulations may vary from the document released on August 8, 2018 (editorial changes may be made during the OFR process) this allows us the opportunity to review how the IRS has tackled numerous issues and questions regarding IRC 199A. Join us for a first look at the proposed regulations, including significant regulations regarding IRC 643(f), which affect multiple trusts and every practitioner must know.

For more information, visit EstatePlanning2018.com

Life and Death Planning for Retirement Benefits

Digital Subscription | by Natalie Choate

Retirement Benefits Planning

For more information, visit RetirementBenefitsPlanning.net

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