(a) In general. - In this Part I of this subtitle the following words have the meanings indicated.
(b) Attorney trust account.
(1) "Attorney trust account" means an account that a lawyer or law firm maintains at a financial institution for the deposit of trust money.
(2) "Attorney trust account" includes an escrow account.
(c) Beneficial owner. - "Beneficial owner" means a person, other than the client of a lawyer, for whose benefit a lawyer is entrusted to hold trust money.
(d) Trust money. - "Trust money" means a deposit, payment, or other money that a person entrusts to a lawyer to hold for the benefit of a client or a beneficial owner.