Tax & Estate Considerations in Personal Injury Settlements CLE Seminar


Tax & Estate Considerations in Personal Injury Settlements

A continuing legal education program produced by the Clark County Bar Association CLE Committee

Jeffrey P. Luszeck
Steven E. Hollingworth

Speakers: Steven E. Hollingworth and Jeffrey P. Luszeck of Solomon Dwiggins & Freer, Ltd.


1. General Tax Considerations for Personal Injury Settlements

  • The Effect of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 on Judgments and Settlements
  • Tax Treatment for Proceeds of Personal Injury Settlements
  • Importance of Settlement Allocations
  • Structured Settlements and Attorney’s Fees

2. Non-Tax Considerations for Wrongful Death Lawsuits/Settlements

  • The Need for a Personal Representative (Notice of Death)
  • Establishing the Proper Type of Estate Proceeding
  • Additional Estate Proceeding Considerations Pending W.D. Lawsuit (e.g. notice to creditors)
  • Wrongful Death Statute Allocation of Proceeds Between Estate and Heirs
  • Probate Administration Upon Settlement (Probate Court Approval; Close Out of Estate)

Credits: 1.5 General CLE Credits for Nevada lawyers

Date: Friday, March 2, 2018

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Location: Depo International’s Mock Trial Courtroom, 703 S. 8th Street, Las Vegas

Register to attend this event: Seating will be limited. Please register in advance using one of the following methods:

Event registration form (online via Constant Contact)
Event registration form (PDF to download)
• Call CCBA with your registration info at 702-387-6011 (M-F, 8am-4pm)


  • $35/CCBA Member – Attorney, Judge, or Merchant
  • $20/CCBA Member – Legal Admin., Legal Assist., or UNLV Law Student
  • $50/Non-Member – Attorney, Judge, or Merchant
  • $25/Non-Member – Legal Admin., Legal Assist., or UNLV Law Student

Clark County Bar’s CLE Programming is sponsored by

A division of Western Alliance Bank. Member FDIC.

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*NOTES: To guarantee seating at a live CLE seminar, all reservations MUST be received by the Clark County Bar Association at least 72 hours prior to the seminar. All reservations to CCBA events must be pre-paid. To receive a full refund for cancellations, a written request must be made to CCBA 72 hours prior to the event. Without prior registration, event walk-ins will be charged an extra $15 over the individual price.


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