Bradley G. Rigor, Retired Partner

Biography

Bradley G. Rigor was an attorney who concentrated his practice in estate planning and estate and trust settlement. He had over 30 years of experience working with families in the planning of their estate and with their fiduciaries in settling their affairs. Mr. Rigor's experience included:

  • Managed the trust and administration settlement groups within two large New York Stock Exchange banks.
  • Advisd individual fiduciaries as to their duties and powers and the interpretation of wills and trusts.
  • Advised corporate fiduciaries regarding the administration of trusts, including the proper handling of discretionary payment requests.
  • Created planned documents designed to maximize opportunities available under the federal estate and gift tax laws, while achieving desired family goals, including wealth preservation from one generation to the next.
  • Drafted documents, including wills, trusts (both revocable and irrevocable), health care documents, durable powers of attorney, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, life insurance trusts, and charitable trusts.

Education and Honors

  • Washburn University School of Law (J.D., 1980)
  • Fort Hays State University (B.S., 1977)

Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • Kansas

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Trusts and Estates Sections of the Collier County, Florida Bar and Kansas Bar Associations and the Estate Planning Council of Naples, member
  • Professional Advisors Council of the Community Foundation of Collier County and NCH Healthcare System's Bioethics Committee, member

Professional Recognition

  • Naples Illustrated's "Top Lawyers," Trusts and Estates, 2019, 2020
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Trusts and Estates, 2013-present
  • Selected for inclusion in Florida Trend magazine's 2010-2012 Florida Legal Elite lists
  • Florida Super Lawyers®, Estate Planning & Probate, 2009-present
  • FIVE STAR: Best in Client Satisfaction Wealth ManagerSM, 2006-208
  • Honors Graduate, The National Graduate Trust School sponsored by the American Bankers Association and Northwestern University, 1995
  • Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) and Certified Financial PlannerTM certificant
  • Board Certified by the Florida Bar as a specialist in Wills, Trusts and Estates law
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Peer Review Rated