Bob Chapin helps high net worth individuals navigate the legal and tax systems in order to preserve and transfer their wealth. He assists clients in the areas of tax and estate planning, charitable planning, and estate and trust administration.
Bob is an experienced problem-solver who listens to clients to get a full understanding of their core values and their objectives. He then carefully evaluates their situations, whether before, during, or after a life-changing event, and advises them on their legal options. His hands-on approach and personalized service has built enduring client relationships, counseling multiple generations in all stages of life.
Bob has been certified in the area of Wills, Trusts, and Estates by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education for nearly 30 years. He became a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) in 1983, and is a member of its Professional Responsibility Committee. He was also elected as an Academician of the International Academy of Estate and Trust Law (TIAETL) in 1997. Robert has lectured on various tax and estate planning topics for the Florida Bar and American Bar Associations, ACTEC and TIAETL.
Bob is actively involved in the Delray Beach community. Currently, he is the President Emeritus of Delray Beach Centre for the Arts, formerly known as Old School Square, Inc., and Chancellor of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Delray Beach. He has also served in leadership positions for the South Palm Beach Bar Association, the Delray Beach Kiwanis Club, Planned Parenthood of South Palm Beach County, Delray Beach's Beach Restoration Committee, the Beach Property Owner's Association, the Delray Beach City Council and The Duncan Conference Center for the Episcopal Diocese of Southeast Florida in Delray Beach.
Delray Beach Center for the Arts (formerly Old School Square, Inc.), President Emeritus
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Chancellor
Bethesda Memorial Hospital Planned Giving Professional Advisory Council, former Chairman
The Duncan Conference Center, former Director
Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce, former Director
Delray Beach Kiwanis Club, former Director
Planned Parenthood of South Palm Beach County, former President
Delray Beach’s Beach Restoration Committee, former Chairman
Beach Property Owner’s Association, former Director
Delray Beach City Council, former Member