Profile submitted by Barry Nelson
Florida Bar Board Certified Tax and Wills and Trusts and Estates Attorney practicing in the areas of estate planning, asset protection planning, probate administration, tax law, corporate/partnership/LLC/business law and special needs trusts.
Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC); Founding Chairman 2004-2007 and current Committee Member Asset Preservation Committee of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar; American Bar Association, Tax Section; Florida Bar Tax Section; American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Estate Planning Council of Greater Miami
Founder and shareholder in the law firm of Nelson & Nelson, P.A. in North Miami Beach, Florida (est. 1996)
Financial Elder Abuse/Exploitation: An Epidemic? What should estate planners be aware of, and what can they ethically do?, Trusts & Estates, July 2017; Barry Nelson & Richard Franklin: Inter Vivos QTIP Trusts Could Have Unanticipated Income Tax Results to Donor Post-Divorce, Steve Leimberg's Estate Planning Email Newsletter - Archive Message #2244, 9-15-14; Protecting Trusts From Claims of Alimony or Child Support, Trusts & Estates Magazine, March 2014; Bacardi: The Hangover, The Florida Bar Journal, March 2014; Asset Protection & Estate Planning - Why Not Have Both?, Chapter 17, Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning, 2012; Asset Protection for Estate Planners, Chapter 18, Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning, 2009
Mr. Nelson is a co-founder and current Board Member of The Victory Center for Autism and Behavioral Challenges (a not-for-profit corporation) in North Miami Beach, Florida.