Ann B. Burns
Ann’s practice focuses on estate and charitable planning, business succession planning, estate and trust administration, and fiduciary and tax litigation. Ann is the chair of the Trust, Estate & Charitable Planning group at Gray Plant Mooty.
Ann brings a unique mix of skills to her law practice as a certified public accountant (inactive) and a principal in the firm. She represents multi-generational families of wealth throughout the country, assisting and guiding them in their relationships with trustees and other advisors. Ann also represents individual and corporate trustees in estate and tax planning and in fiduciary controversies in state and federal courts.
Samuel A. Donaldson
Samuel is a Professor of Law at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia. He teaches a number of tax and estate planning courses, as well as courses in the areas of property, commercial law and professional responsibility.
Prior to joining the Georgia State faculty in 2012, he was on the faculty at the University of Washington School of Law for 13 years. There he was a five-time recipient of the Philip A. Trautman Professor of the Year award from the School of Law’s Student Bar Association. Professor Donaldson served for two years as Associate Dean for Academic Administration and for six years as the Director of the law school’s Graduate Program in Taxation.