Epic Aging & Inheritance Conflicts to Build Your Practice
trauma greed, and crisis at end of life present angst and opportunity.
In fact, these are the elements of a Greek tragedy in which power,
control, sibling rivalry, patriarchal privilege, and other thorny
issues threaten to tear families apart.
O' Grady, J.D.
“In most cases,
the conflict is not about who inherits the dining room
table. It’s about the issues under the table that are just now seeing
the light of day.”
a thriving practice in service to conflicted families is a way to make
a profound and lasting impact at a critical time. Transforming regret,
repression, and depression into full self-expression – especially when
it is messy -- is cause for celebration.
Estate Planning Lawyer and Mediator of Estate
Battles John O’Grady
equips participants to navigate the epic conflicts about death, taxes,
inheritance, and property rights bequests so that they can
help to address the underlying conflicts, salvage important
welcome a measure of inner peace, love, and understanding.
July 20 ~ 9:30am - 4:30pm
1 Beach Street ~ San Francisco
6 Hrs CE
not easy to talk about death, wills, trusts, terminal illness, or loss.
Conflicts about family money and elder care can put important
at risk. Estate Planning Lawyer and Mediator of Estate Battles John
O’Grady’s legacy is alive every time he guides people to
conflicts so they stay connected and in conversation for a lifetime.
Since 1989, John has successfully mediated hundreds of inheritance,
co-ownership, and business disputes. Seemingly
insurmountable and unspeakable conflicts come to resolution as a direct
result of his
attentive listening and thoughtful questions.
Described as direct,
empathetic, and non-judgmental, John’s persistent, calm
demeanor is the foundation from which he skillfully guides people who
are stuck in power struggles to come to terms and get beyond their
of the Class
Using a combination of film clips from Hollywood movie classics,
lecture, role playing, and discussion, John leads a lively
and entertaining session that opens the door for participants to work
conflicts in creative ways to serve families who need relief now.
Strategies for diffusing throny conflicts
* Time-tested and proven skills for deep listening
* Ways to give everyone in the family equal voice to be heard
* How to make accommodations for diminished capacity and other special
needs of older adults
* Intervention strategies to keep conversations moving forward
* Self-care essentials to stay strong under fire