Greg’s Speaking Engagements

President, Albuquerque Lawyer’s Club, 2002-2003; Lobbyist, New Mexico Guardianship Association, 2006-2008; Participant: House Joint Memorial 34 Task Force on Guardianship Reform, 2007; Awarded Outstanding Affiliate Member by the National Guardianship Association, 2008; House Memorial 6 Task Force on Guardianship Reform (Chairman, Post-Adjudication Committee, 2008); Elected President of New Mexico Guardianship Association, 2008, 2009; Planning Co-Chair/Chair New Mexico Probate Institute, 2010-present; Selected, “Best Attorneys in New Mexico,” 2015; Selected, “Best Lawyers, Lawyer of the Year 2017 — Litigation Trusts and Estates, Albuquerque”; Observer, Drafting Committee, Uniform Law Commission, Uniform Guardianship and Conservatorship and Other Protective Arrangements Act.

“Fiduciary Litigation from a Litigator’s Perspective,” Annual Probate Institute, 2001; “Top Ten Tips for Probate Litigators,” Annual Probate Institute, 2002; “Highlights of Will Contests, Guardianships, and Conservatorships and Fiduciary Responsibility,” New Mexico JAG Conference, 2003; “Discharging Trustee Liability,” Annual Probate Institute, 2007; “Court Monitoring of Guardianships and Conservatorships,” Senior Citizen’s Law Office Seminar on Medicaid and Other Elder Law Essentials, 2009; “Frequently Addressed Issues in Guardianships and Conservatorships,” Albuquerque Bar Association and NMGA Training Seminars, 2009; “Addressing Questions of Self-Dealing with Powers of Attorney,” Annual Probate Institute, 2009; “Tips on Avoiding Litigation,” Southern New Mexico Estate Planning Institute, 2009; “Introduction to Basic Probate,” Second Judicial District Court Volunteer Lawyer Training Program, 2009; “Guardianship of Adults,” Southwest Conference on Disability, 2009; “Will Contests in NM In the Wake of Estate of C De Baca,” Albuquerque Estate Planning Council, 2010; “Duties of and Liabilities Associated with Conservators and Guardians,” Albuquerque Guardianship and Conservatorships Group, 2010; “Decisional Capacity and Undue Influence,” National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers, 2010; “Guardianship Webinar [on 2009 Revisions to Uniform Probate Code and Need for Effective Court Monitoring of Guardianships and Conservatorships],” Judicial Conference Conducted by Administrative Office of the Courts, 2010; “Decisional Capacity and Undue Influence,” American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants, June 2010; “Current State of the Law Regarding Undue Influence and Practice Pointers,” 2010 Elder Law Institute; Presenter and Co-Author, “The Role of the Guardian ad Litem in Guardianships and Conservatorships,” 2010 Probate Institute; “The Role of the Guardian ad Litem in Guardianships and Conservatorships,” New Mexico Office of Guardianship, 2011; “Influence: Due and Undue,” ALI-ABA Conference on Representing Trust and Estate Beneficiaries and Fiduciaries, 2011; “Inside the Mind of an Undue Influence Victim,” 2012 New Mexico Probate Institute; “Addressing Elder Exploitation,” New Mexico Guardianship Symposium, 2013; “Attorney-Client Privilege Issues in Trust & Estates Litigation,” ACTEC Regional Meeting Fall, 2013; Murphy v. Gorman and the Fiduciary Exception to the Attorney- Client Privilege, New Mexico Probate Institute, 2014; “Ethical Issues in Probate Matters (Spencer v. Barber),” New Mexico Probate Institute, 2015; “Litigation Risks Present in Investing under the NM Uniform Prudent Investor Act,” Wilcox Annual Estate Planning Conference, NM State Bar Center, 2016; “Approaches to Choice of Law Issues in Trust and Estate Litigation,” ALI-ABA Conference on Representing Trust and Estate Beneficiaries and Fiduciaries, 2016; “Assessment of Duty in Cases of Fiduciary Representation,” New Mexico Probate Institute, 2016; “Local Guardianship Developments,” New Mexico Estate Planning Council, 2016; “The Revised Uniform Guardianship and Conservatorship and Other Protective Arrangements Act, HB 120 and Other Guardianship Developments,” Uniform New Mexico Guardianship Association Annual Symposium, 2016; “Guardianship in New Mexico, Concerns and Recommendations,” National College of Probate Judges, 2017; “Lawyers as Expert Witnesses in Estate and Trust Matters,” ACTEC Annual Meeting, 2017; “The Uniform Guardianship and Conservatorship and Other Protective Arrangements Act,” New Mexico Guardianship Association Annual Symposium, 2017; “Current Ethical Issues in Guardianship,” New Mexico Guardianship Association Annual Symposium, 2017; “The Uniform Guardianship and Conservatorship and Other Protective Arrangements Act,” New Mexico State Bar Elder Law Institute, 2017; Moderator, “Potential Impacts of the UGCPAA on New Mexico Guardianship Practice — A Panel Presentation from Varying Perspectives,” New Mexico State Bar Probate Institute, 2017; “Current Ethical Issues in Guardianship,” New Mexico State Bar Probate Institute, 2017.