SARASOTA, Fla. – Elizabeth P. Diaz, a trusts and estates attorney with Williams Parker, has been selected to participate in the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Sarasota County Class of 2019. The Chamber’s Leadership Sarasota County program offers participants an opportunity to foster leadership skills and enhance awareness of the community and its needs through community involvement, leadership training, and education, as well as through a class project, which leaves a lasting impact on the community. Williams Parker attorneys Charles (Charlie) D. Bailey III, Zachary B. Buffington, Erin Hope Christy, Peter T. Currin, Douglas J. Elmore, Gail E. Farb, Rose-Anne B. Frano, Michele B. Grimes, J. Michael Hartenstine, Elizabeth C. Marshall, Patrick W. Ryskamp, and Elizabeth M. Stamoulis are previous graduates of the program.
Ms. Diaz focuses in the areas of taxation, estate planning, and estate and trust administration. She works with individuals and families to achieve their estate planning goals. Her training as a certified public accountant enables her to develop customized gift, estate, and generation-skipping transfer tax plans using current estate planning methodologies. She currently serves on the board of Forty Carrots Family Center and on the Make-A-Wish Southern Florida Christmas in Candy Land Committee. Ms. Diaz earned an LL.M in Taxation from the University of Florida, her J.D. and M.B.A. from Stetson University, and her M.Acc. in Taxation and B.S.Acc. from Florida State University.
About Williams Parker
Founded in 1925, Williams Parker comprises over 50 attorneys and offers one of Florida’s largest trusts and estates practices; tax and employment groups with significant depth; and accomplished real estate, litigation, corporate, and healthcare practices. The firm also serves clients’ needs globally through its membership in an international alliance of law firms, whose more than 60 member firms include about 2,300 lawyers in 100 business centers throughout 40 countries worldwide. Williams Parker takes great pride in its contributions to the community and ongoing investment in its region. The firm is located at 200 South Orange Avenue, Sarasota, Florida. For more information, please visit www.williamsparker.com.