Punta Gorda, FL, August 20, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- The Florida Fellows of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) have announced the selection of its 2016-17 class for the Florida Fellows Institute. Fletcher H. Rush, an associate at the Farr Law Firm, was selected for this elite program designed to develop trusts and estates attorneys to become future leaders of the profession.
Mr. Rush graduated from the University of Florida Graduate Tax Program receiving his LL.M. in legal taxation. He received his Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law and his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, cum laude, in Economics from the University of Florida, Warrington College of Business. While attending law school, he was honored as a recipient of the Book Award, Advanced Estate Planning in the fall of 2011.
Mr. Rush is also active in the community and supports several local organizations. He serves as Chairman for the Venice Estate Planning Council, is a member of the Sertoma Club of Venice and a member of the Sarasota County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division.
About Florida Fellows Institute
The Florida Fellows Institute was created by Florida Fellows of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) to develop our profession's future leaders through a series of in-depth educational presentations led by outstanding subject matter experts in each field. The three, two-day sessions in the Institute begin in November 2016 and end in May 2017. Recognizing the importance of the content of each session, participants to be recognized as Graduates of the Institute will successfully complete all six days of the program. Learn more by visiting www.floridafellowsinstitute.org.
About Farr Law Firm
For over 90 years the Farr Law Firm has served Southwest Florida and is the oldest and largest law firm in Charlotte County. The firm tackles complex legal problems while staying rooted in the same small town principles you value. The multi-practice law firm addresses the needs and challenges that individuals and businesses confront including civil, commercial and complex litigation, personal injury and wrongful death, marital and family law, trusts and estates, corporate and business law, real estate and title insurance, elder law, guardianship and asset protection. For more information, please visit www.farr.com.