J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 1980
M.A., Yale University, 1977
A.B., Princeton University, 1975
Skip Fox is a partner in the Charlottesville office of McGuireWoods, LLP, and is chair of the firm's Private Wealth Services Industry Group. Fox concentrates his practice in estate planning, estate administration, trust law and charitable organizations. He has been on the faculty of the American Bankers Association's National Trust School and National Graduate Trust School since 1987.
In addition to teaching at the University of Virginia School of Law, Fox also taught at Northwestern University School of Law from 1983 to 2005. He is the co-presenter of the monthly teleconference series on estate planning issues sponsored by the American Bankers Association. Fox has contributed articles to numerous publications and is a regular columnist for the Trust Letter on tax matters and is currently chair of its editorial board. He is the author or co-author of seven books on estate planning topics.
Fox is a fellow and treasurer of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. In 2008, he was elected to the NAEPC Estate Planning Hall of Fame.