Mr. Ludgin’s practice focuses on estate planning and administration, charitable planning and closely-held business succession planning. He has implemented numerous estate and business succession plans, having prepared irrevocable life insurance trusts, charitable remainder and lead trusts, grantor retained interest trusts, shareholder agreements and stock purchase agreements. His clients include closely-held business owners, business executives and affluent families.
Mr. Ludgin has spoken on a wide range of estate and succession planning topics. In September 2011 he made a presentation to the Mid-Atlantic Meeting of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, the topic of which was estate planning considerations for married couples in light of the increased federal estate tax and gift tax exemptions. He previously spoke before the Estate Planning Council of Central New Jersey on business succession planning and grantor retained interest trusts.
Mr. Ludgin has been recognized as a New Jersey Super Lawyer for its 2005-2015 editions. He has also been listed in The Best Lawyers in America for more than 20 years.