Holland & Knight LLP has announced that Edward F. Koren, partner and chair of the firm's Private Wealth Service's Section, has been elected chair of the American Bar Association's Section of Real Property, Probate and Trust Law (RPPT). His election comes after serving for two years as head of the ABA's Probate and Trust Division and one year as chair-elect.
As chair of the RPPT for 2004-2005, Mr. Koren will oversee the work of 99 committees, including 14 standing committees, 52 Real Property committees and 33 Probate and Trust committees. The RPPT, with more than 30,000 members, is the leading national forum for lawyers practicing in these fields.
In addition to his ABA responsibilities, Mr. Koren will continue to maintain an active practice at Holland & Knight's Tampa and Lakeland offices.