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Patrick Hicks

Patrick Hicks, @PatrickHicks

Head of Legal, Trust & Will

Patrick, J.D., LL.M. is Head of Legal, serving as our General Counsel overseeing all attorney-related operations, including regulatory efforts and legal affairs. As a seasoned estate planning attorney, Patrick brings over a decade of knowledge and real-life taxation law experience to our service offerings. He holds a B.A. in Economics from Davidson College, a J.D. from Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, and an LL.M in Taxation from the University of San Diego. Before joining Trust & Will, Patrick practiced law in the trusts and estates practice group of law firm Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP. While attending undergrad, Patrick served as a firefighter for the Davidson Fire Department.

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Estate Planning — 7 min read

Trust vs. Will: Do Americans Really Know the Difference?

Probate — 6 min read

Your First Probate Hearing: What to Expect & How to Prepare

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The Millennial's Guide to Building Generational Wealth (From No Money)

Wills — 6 min read

Create Your Online Will in Virginia: Estate Planning Simplified

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eWills Legality: A State-by-State Analysis

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What Are Successor Trustee Duties When the Grantor Has Passed?

Wills — 6 min read

EWill Legislation: Where We Stand and What Lies Ahead

Trusts — 6 min read

Successor Trustee Step-by-Step Checklist

Estate Planning — 4 min read

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