Richard (Dick) Nenno, Esquire, is senior trust counsel and managing director in Wilmington Trust’s Wealth Advisory. Based in Wilmington, Del., Nenno has over 40 years of estate-planning experience, and is admitted to the practice of law in Delaware and Pennsylvania.
He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, a member of the Advisory Committee of the Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning, a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, a Distinguished Accredited Estate Planner, and a member of the Bloomberg BNA Estates, Gifts, and Trusts Advisory Board.
Prior to joining Wilmington Trust in 1982, Nenno was an associate in the Estates Department of the Philadelphia law firm of Ballard, Spahr, Andrews and Ingersoll.
Nenno graduated cum laude from Princeton University with a bachelor’s degree from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. He earned a Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School.
Nenno is an industry-recognized speaker and published authority on estate-planning issues. He has presented at the Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning, the ALI-ABA Planning Techniques for Large Estates Conference, the IBA/ABA International Wealth Transfer Practice Conference, the Notre Dame Tax and Estate Planning Institute, the AICPA Advanced Estate Planning Conference, the NYU Institute on Federal Taxation, the Southern California Tax and Estate Planning Forum, and the Practising Law Institute Estate Planning Institute.
He is a member of the American Bar Association, Section of Real Property, Trust & Estate Law (former Member of Council) and Section of Taxation, as well as the Delaware State Bar Association (past chair: Estates and Trusts Section), the Estate Planning Council of Delaware, Inc. (past president), and Philadelphia Bar Association.