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Bradley G. Korell

A founding partner of Korell & Frohlin, L.L.P., Brad Korell specializes in family wealth preservation planning with an added emphasis on domestic and international asset protection planning. He also practices in estate administration and charitable planning.

Brad is licensed to practice in Texas, Colorado, Kansas, Iowa, and Missouri and is a frequent author and lecturer on various estate planning and asset protection topics. He is active with numerous professional and charitable organizations in Austin, Dallas, and Kansas City. He also serves as the liaison for the University of Kansas Alumni Association for the State of Texas.

Practice Areas:

Family Wealth Preservation Planning
Domestic and International Asset Protection Planning
Estate and Trust Administration

Professional Certifications:

Board Certified, Estate Planning & Probate Law
AV Rated, Martindale Hubbell

Professional Memberships and Honors

Member, American Bar Association (Section of Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law)
Member, State Bar of Texas (Section of Real Estate, Probate, and Trust Law)
Past President, Estate Planning Council of Central Texas
Member, State Bar of Colorado
Member, Kansas Bar
Member, Iowa Bar
Member, College of the State Bar of Texas
Member, Austin Bar Association (Section of Estate Planning and Probate Law)
Trustee, Kansas University Endowment Association, 2013-Present (Lawrence, Kansas)
Director, Kansas University Alumni Association, 2006-11 (Lawrence, Kansas)
Director, Kansas University Memorial Corporation, 2005-10 (Lawrence, Kansas)
Guest Lecturer, University of Kansas School of Law

Education

University of Kansas School of Law (J.D., 1997); Lawrence, Kansas
University of Missouri (B.S., Accounting, magna cum laude, 1994); Columbia, Missouri

Publications and Presentations

Contributing Author, Asset Protection: Domestic and International Law and Tactics, (four volumes; updated quarterly) (West Group, 1995)

Planning Committee, State Bar of Texas Advanced Estate Planning Strategies Course; San Diego, California (March 2011)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Privacy Preservation Planning in a Digital World,” State Bar of Texas Advanced Estate Planning & Probate Course; San Antonio, Texas (2010)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Asset Protection: Navigating the Course” Austin Bar Association Estate Planning and Probate Section Meeting; Austin, Texas (2008)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Asset Protection: Onshore, Offshore, or Both?” Dallas Estate Planning Council; Dallas, Texas (2008)

Co-Author, “Offshore Trusts – Overview of Jurisdictions Offering Suitable Offshore Trusts,” Asset Protection Planning – 2007 Edition, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education (2007)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Modern Asset Protection and Planning Strategies,” 2007 Wealth Management & Trust Advanced Trust Forum; San Antonio, Texas (2007)

Author/Presenter, “Wealth Preservation Planning,” Symphonic Financial Advisors Annual Conference; Kansas City, Missouri (2007)

Co-Author, “Asset Protection: Onshore, Offshore, or Both?” NAPFA 2006 South Region Conference; San Antonio, Texas (2006)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Asset Protection: Onshore, Offshore, or Both?” 2006 North Texas Financial Planning Symposium; Dallas, Texas (2006)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Asset Protection: The Journey,” Austin Bar Association Estate Planning and Probate Section Meeting; Austin, Texas (2006)

Co-Author/Presenter, “The New Bankruptcy Act and Its Impact on Estate Planning,” Austin Bar Association Annual CLE Conference; Austin, Texas (2006)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Offshore Trusts,” Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education; Chicago, Illinois and Bloomington, Illinois (2005)

Moderator/Presenter, “Doing Business in the New Environment of Hedge Fund Regulation,” Insurance & Annuity-Based Hedge Fund Investing Forum; New York, New York (2005)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Recent Developments and Trends in Asset Protection Planning,” New York State Bar Sophisticated Trusts and Estates Law Institute; New York, New York (2005)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Asset Protection: Onshore, Offshore, or Both?” IMCA 2005 Fall Money Management Exposition; St. Louis, Missouri (2005)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Creditor Protection: What Works Now?” UT Law Estate Planning, Guardianship, and Elder Law Conference; Galveston, Texas (2005)

Co-Author/Presenter, “The Use of the Trust in Matrimonial Planning,” International Trusts, Tax Planning and Compliance Forum; Miami, Florida (2005)

Author/Presenter, “Wealth Transfer Planning,” Estate Planning Council of Eastern Kansas/Kansas City Community Foundation Annual Meeting; Overland Park, Kansas (2005)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Offshore Trusts,” Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education; Chicago, Illinois and Springfield, Illinois (2004)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Asset Protection Planning,” New York State Bar Sophisticated Trusts and Estates Law Institute; New York, New York (2004)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Tax and Asset Protection Issues Involved in Bankruptcy,” American Bar Association Joint Fall CLE Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts (2004)

Co-Author/Presenter, “A Primer on Asset Protection Planning,” Amarillo Area Estate Planning Council, Amarillo, Texas (2004)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Asset Protection Planning,” Mass Tort Meets Mass Media Roundtable, Orlando, Florida (2004)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Offshore Trusts,” Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education; Chicago, Illinois and Peoria, Illinois (2003)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Asset Protection: Offshore vs. Onshore,” Santa Fe Trust, Inc. 2003 Trust School; Santa Fe, New Mexico (2003)

Co-Author, “Converting an Asset Protection Trust Into a Tax-Efficient Wealth Reserve,” U.S. Taxation of International Operations (2003)

Author/Presenter, “Inside the Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust,” Lincoln Financial Planning Seminar; Dallas, Houston, Austin, and San Antonio, Texas (2003)

Author/Presenter, “Advanced Estate Planning Techniques: Is It Time to Take a Fresh Look?” Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants CPA Expo; Houston, Texas (2001)

Author/Presenter, “Advanced Estate Planning Techniques,” Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants; Victoria, Texas (2001)

Co-Author/Presenter, “Adequate Disclosure and Other Issues Affecting Federal Gift Tax Returns,” Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants; Wichita Falls, Texas (2001)

Author/Presenter, “The Defective Product You Won’t Want to Return,” Midland Estate Planning Council Meeting; Midland, Texas (2001)

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