Laurie A. Hunter is a shareholder in Wade Ash Woods Hill & Farley, P.C., Denver, Colorado. She received her J.D. degree from the University of Denver College of Law in 1981, and has been in private law practice in Denver since then, concentrating her practice in tax and estate planning. Ms. Hunter was elected as a fellow in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel in 1998, and serves on the State Laws Committee and Fiduciary Income Tax Committee of that organization. Ms. Hunter is active in the Trust & Estate Section of the Colorado Bar Association, and a frequent speaker on trust and estate issues. She was chair of that Section for the 1997-1998 fiscal year. Ms. Hunter was chair of the Colorado Estate Planning (Orange Book) Forms Committee 2001-2002, and she serves on the Statutory Revisions Committee and Rules and Forms Committee. She was a member of the Uniform Trust Code Committee, the Uniform Probate Code II Steering Committee, and the Uniform Probate Code III committee. Ms. Hunter was co-editor of The Green Book (a collection of probate and trust statutes and forms published by Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc.) from 1986 to 1996, she is the author of Gifts to Minors published by CLE, and she was secretary-treasurer of the Trust & Estate Section 1988-1989, and 1994-1995.