Richard Niedermayer TEP, a partner in our Halifax office, has been named the chair of the Atlantic Canada Branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). The appointment is for a two year term until 2013.
STEP is the leading international organization for trust and estates professionals. Headquartered in London, England, it has more than 16,500 members worldwide in 66 countries. STEP Canada, founded in 1998, has almost 2,000 members. The organization is multi-disciplinary with membership comprising the most experienced and senior practitioners in the field, including lawyers, accountants, financial planners, insurance advisors and trust professionals. STEP members provide domestic and international advice on trust and estates, including planning, administration and related taxes.
Congratulations Richard on this impressive achievement!