Connolly Gallagher attorney Scott Swenson was named as the Wilmington Tax Group’s secretary/treasurer for the 2018-19 year.
He is set to serve a one-year term then step up as president for the 2019-20 year. The Wilmington Tax Group is a professional association of accountants, attorneys and financial professionals who meet in Wilmington. Their mission is to obtain insight regarding taxation issues at federal, state and local levels, according to a press release.
Swenson focuses his practice on estate planning and settlement, estate and trust litigation, and advising trustees and other fiduciaries on matters including trust administration, trust modification and risk management. He has represented a variety of institutional and individual clients, as fiduciaries and as beneficiaries, in trust and estate matters before the Delaware Court of Chancery and the Delaware Supreme Court. His practice also includes taxation, alternative entities, nonprofit organizations, tax controversies and guardianship.