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What Is Modern Trust Drafting?

Martin Shenkman and Jonathan Blattmachr discuss the complexities of modern trusts.

When it comes to drafting modern trusts, flexibility is king.

In this episode Marty and Jonathan delve into the process of modern trust drafting and touch on such issues as: 

  1. Modern trust drafting versus traditional trust drafting
  2. Decanting provisions
  3. Trust protector provisions
  4. Directed trusts
  5. Powers of appointment
  6. Power to change situs and governing law
  7. Toggling from grantor to non-grantor trusts


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