James T. Betts - Shipman & Goodwin LLP

James T. Betts

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1989
Phone: 860-251-5150

James Betts practices in the areas of estate planning, estate settlement and trust administration. He assists clients with the full range of planning techniques for tax-effective intergenerational and charitable transfers. He also prepares, and advises those preparing, probate documents, estate tax returns and fiduciary income tax returns as well as represents estates before the IRS and DRS on audit. In addition, Jim actively administers trusts and advises trustees.

Jim is a past Chair of the Trusts & Estates Department. He is a member and past President of the Estate and Business Planning Council of Hartford and a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.

American Bar Association Connecticut Bar Association Hartford County Bar Association Estate and Business Planning Council of HartfordGreater Hartford YMCA: DirectorYale Club of Hartford: Director

Office Location

One Constitution Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103-1919
United States

Practice Areas

Trusts and Estates

Other Information

Gender: Male