Thursday, October 19, 2023 - Friday, October 20, 2023

Click on the "Register" button above to register for the conference.

Register by Thursday, October 5, 2023 to receive the early registration discount price listed below.

Registration Fees:

Full Conference (12.5 hrs):

$445 ($495 after Oct 5)

Day 1 (Thursday) Only (7.25 hrs):

$325 ($375 after Oct 5)

Day 2 (Friday) Only (5.25 hrs): 

$235 ($285 after Oct 5)

Ethics & Professionalism (1 hr each):

$50 each


12.5 hrs CLE credits in LA, TX, and MS
Estate Planning & Administration Specialization Credits and Tax Law Specialization Credits




PDF delivered to your email inbox approximately one week before the program. There will be no option to purchase a book this year, so you may want to print the materials before departing for the conference.

Conference Sessions

Time Name Speakers
Thursday, October 19, 2023
8:00 AM - 8:30 AMCheck-in/Conference Opening
8:30 AM - 9:30 AMPractice With Your Gut: Integrating Legal Ethics into Everyday Life
9:40 AM - 10:40 AMAddressing Claims by a Surviving Spouse
10:40 AM - 11:40 AMTalking to ‘Crazy’ is the New Normal – Professionalism in the Post-Pandemic Practice of Law
11:40 AM - 12:40 PMLunch (provided)
12:40 PM - 1:55 PMRecent Developments in Taxation of Interest to Estate Planners
2:05 PM - 3:05 PMMonster Mash - A Grab Bag of Estate Planning Techniques for Clients with Complex Estates
3:15 PM - 4:15 PMSuperstition – Planning for Simplicity and Tax Efficiency with Uncertain Estate, Gift and GST Exemptions
4:15 PM - 5:15 PMThe Dos and ‘Seriously, Don’ts’ of Income Tax Planning for Estate Planning Lawyers
Friday, October 20, 2023
8:00 AM - 8:30 AMCheck-in/Conference Opening (Clone)
8:30 AM - 9:30 AMNavigating Bank Policies And Procedures
9:40 AM - 10:40 AMTransfer and Tax Planning Issues Related to Bank Accounts, Securities, Life Insurance, Retirement Plans, Entity Interests, and Other Assets
10:40 AM - 11:40 AMA Selection of Succession and Estate Planning Rules I Remember But Always Seem To Have To Look Up
11:40 AM - 12:40 PMLunch (provided)
12:40 PM - 1:55 PMRecent Developments in Successions, Donations, and Trusts
2:05 PM - 3:05 PMWhat Estate Planners Need to Know About Name Image Likeness and Related Tax Issues

Conference Location

Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel
7000 Bluebonnet Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
United States

Overnight Accommodations

To reserve a room at The Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel, click below. Book by October 6, 2023.

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General Information

Conference Materials

PDF materials will be emailed to you and available for download approximately one week before the conference.  We suggest that you either print or save the PDF materials to your mobile device, and fully charge your batteries before the conference. NOTE: Hard copy materials will not be available.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation requests must be received in our office in writing no later than Thursday, October 5, 2023 to receive a refund less a $50 cancellation fee. Requests may be emailed to

Additional Information

Special accommodations for accessibility or dietary restrictions/allergies 
Indicate your accommodations request during registration or email with your requests or questions. Please submit such requests by
Thursday, October 5, 2023.

Video and audio recording are prohibited. Selected portions of this conference will be rebroadcast or available on-demand after the conference.


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