PeopleRobin L. Miskell
Robin L. Miskell

Robin L. Miskell

PeopleRobin L. Miskell

  • University of Texas, (J.D.)
  • University of Texas (B.S., Civil Engineering, with honors)

  • Fellow, American College of Trust & Estate Counsel (ACTEC)
    • Member of Asset Protection Committee
    • Member of Estate and Gift Tax Committee
  • State Bar of Arizona
    • Certified Estate and Trust Law Specialist
    • Estate and Trust Law Advisory Commission
    • Probate & Trust Law Section, Executive Council
      • Chairperson (2022-2023)
  • Valley Estate Planners

  • "The Importance of the Appraisal Process for Gift and Estate Tax Planning," Co-Presenter, Valley Estate Planners Meeting (May 18, 2023) 
  • "Legislative Update," Presenter and Co-Chair, State Bar of Arizona CLE by the Sea (July 15-17, 2022)
  • "Jiao v. Xu – Charging Order Case," Presenter, ACTEC Summer Meeting of Asset Protection Committee (June 24, 2022)
  • "Trusts for Changing Times," Presenter, State Bar of Arizona, What’s Hot and What’s Not in 2021 Estate Planning (March 16, 2021)
  • "Maximizing Your Philanthropy Through the New Tax Act," Presenter, Arizona Community Foundation (September 18, 2019)
  • "Trust Modification: When, How and Why?," Presenter, State Bar of Arizona CLE by the Sea (July 16, 2019)
  • "What's Wrong With this Clause? The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," Presenter, State Bar of Arizona CLE by the Sea (July 15, 2019)
  • "If an IDGT is a Bridge, is a BDIT a Bridge Too Far?," Presenter, State Bar of Arizona (February 27, 2019)
  • "Identifying and Addressing Attorney Conflicts in Estate Planning, Litigation and Administration," Co-Chair and Panel Member, State Bar of Arizona (November 8, 2018)
  • "When Death Comes to Bankruptcy: Understanding Spendthrift Trusts," Presenter, State Bar of Arizona Annual Convention,  Bankruptcy Consumer Section (June 29, 2018)
  • “Estate Planning and Estate Administration Issues Posed by Firearms,” Presenter, Estate Planning Council of Middle Tennessee, Nashville, Tennessee (September 12, 2016)
  • “Summary of Hoag v. French - Issues Regarding Jurisdiction over Trustee,” Presenter, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) Arizona state meeting (June 26, 2016)
  • “Portability – Is it a Planning Tool or is it a Safety Net?,” Presenter, State Bar of Arizona Annual Convention (June 15, 2016)
  • “The Portability Election Under the 2015 Final Regulations,” Presenter, Valley Estate Planners (November 19, 2015)
  • "Crossover Issues in Estate Planning," Presenter, Maricopa County Bar Association, Family Law Section (March 6, 2015)
  • "Forever Young in Life and Business: How to Protect and Enhance Your Image for Success," Co-Presenter, Phoenix, Arizona (May 9, 2014)

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Trusts and Estates (2020-2024)
  • Chambers High Net Worth Guide, Arizona Private Wealth Law (2018-2023)

  • Arizona Community Foundation Professional Advisory Board
  • National Charity League (2012-2017)
  • Wills for Heroes, Volunteer

  • Dickinson Wright

  • Arizona
  • Colorado

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • Supreme Court of Colorado
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona
  • United States Tax Court