Professional Seminar

"Get More Bang From Your Buck"*

*Regional CPE/CLE Professional Education Course
Sponsored by the Sam Houston Area Council, Boy Scouts of America

September 10, 2014

9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Cockrell Scout Center (2225 North Loop West, Houston, Texas 77008)


All CPA’s, Attorneys, Financial Advisors & CFRE’s are invited to attend this complimentary course.  You will receive credit hours:  CPE 5.50 or CLE 5.50 and a certificate of completion will be issued.  No pre-requisites required to complete the course and lunch will be provided.  Register online by September 8, 2014.  You will have the opportunity to add your name/company to the New Estate Planning Professional Directory.


  • Karen Akiens**, JD, LL.M., MBA - Partner in Riddle & Akiens, LLP
    Karen has practiced law for over 16 years.
  • Michael C. Riddle**, JD – Managing Partner of Riddle & Akiens, LLP
    Mike has practiced law for over 30 years.
  • Frank D. Mullins***- Legacy Wealth Counselors
    Frank delivers the Heritage Process through collaborative team efforts on behalf of his clients.       

Course Objectives:

  • Learn how to save estate taxes for the small business owner and continue the business for generations.
  • Review how to minimize estate taxes and increase your spendable income.
  • Learn about the Scouting Heritage Society of the Sam Houston Area Council.
  • Hear the story of successful families that have changed their world through effective estate planning.
  • Learn about the Heritage Process.
  • Learn three key points from Heritage Planning:    1. The emotional inheritance must be successfully passed  before the financial inheritance can be constructively received by beneficiaries.  2. Cultivating a culture of effective inter generational communication is one essential of successful multigenerational families.  3. The primary objective of financial capital is to provide for the optimization of the human and intellectual capital of the family(that does not mean the optimization of lifestyle).


Time Session
9:00 - 9:10 Opening Remarks/Welcome
9:10 - 10:10 Estate & Asset Protection Planning
10:10 - 10:20 Break
10:20 - 11:00 Estate & Asset Protection Planning
11:00 - 11:20 Additional Tools Utilized in Estate Planning
11:20 - 12:10 Lunch - Trent Tellepsen - Successful Multi-generational Planning
12:10 - 1:10 WHAT MATTERS: to you and your family
1:10 - 2:30 Charitable tools to maximize the impact of your estate
2:30 - 2:40 Break
2:40 - 3:20 Panel Discussion on today's topic
3:20 - 3:30 Closing  Comments

Don't Miss This Opportunity!!!

*Continuing Professional Education Course OR Minimum Continuing Legal Education Course

More Information

Devin D. Koehler, CFRE
Senior Development Director of Endowment
(713) 756-3321