We are an affiliate of The National Association of Estate Planners & Councils (NAEPC) which is the national organization of professional estate planners. The local Council is focused on establishing and monitoring the highest professional and educational standards. NAEPC fosters public awareness of the quality services rendered by professionals who meet these standards. NAEPC builds a team approach involving cross-professional disciplines to better serve the public's need in estate planning.

The mission and vision support a multi-disciplinary approach to the field of estate planning through education and networking.

Durham Orange Estate Planning Council is affiliated with the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils and joining can fulfill the requirement of belonging to an affiliated local estate planning council to become an Accredited Estate Planner® (AEP®) designee. Please contact the national office at 866-226-2224 to learn more about the Accredited Estate Planner® designation.