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Originally presented during our 2020 Annual Estate, Trust & Elder Law Institute Virtual Conference, December 10-11.
Join estate planning practitioners, Robert K. Kirkland and Kathleen R. Sherby, as they examine how The SECURE Act changed the rules for post-mortem distributions of IRAs and qualified retirement plans and what the changes mean for basic estate planning strategies.
Speakers: Robert K. Kirkland, Kirkland Woods & Martinsen LLP, Liberty, and Kathleen R. Sherby, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP, St. Louis
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Kirkland Woods & Martinsen LLP
Bob Kirkland is Managing Partner of Kirkland Woods & Martinsen LLP, with offices in Liberty, Missouri, Springfield, Missouri and Overland Park, Kansas. He works with a variety of individual clients in the areas of gifting techniques, asset protection, charitable planning and business succession planning. He also advises fiduciaries in estate and trust administration matters.
Mr. Kirkland is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (“ACTEC”), is a past Missouri State Chair of ACTEC, and a past member of the ACTEC Board of Regents and ACTEC Executive Committee. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America.
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
Kathy Sherby is in the Private Client Group of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP. Her practice involves representation of individuals in all aspects of wealth transfer planning. Her particular focus is estate planning for retirement benefits. She co-chaired the subcommittee that prepared ACTEC's comments to Treasury on the SECURE Act.