Justin Whitney Joins Lathrop Gage’s Wealth Strategies Team


Overland Park, Kan. (Dec. 30, 2019) – Lathrop Gage is pleased to welcome Justin W. Whitney to the firm’s Overland Park, Kansas, office, joining as an Associate. Whitney previously worked with Lathrop Gage, July 2016 – Jan. 2019, and rejoins the firm’s Wealth Strategies team.

Whitney focuses his practice on estate planning, probate and trust administration, trust and estate litigation, tax planning and the drafting of trusts, wills and corporate documents. He is well-versed in assisting clients with basic and complex estate planning documents, implementing sophisticated planning techniques. Whitney also counsels high net worth individuals and closely held businesses regarding business succession planning and tax planning, including the formation of corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies, and the structuring of corporate reorganizations and recapitalizations.

Whitney has practiced law since 2008. He received his LL.M., in Taxation, from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law, 2015, and his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Washburn University School of Law in Topeka, Kansas, 2007. He received his B.S., in Accounting, and in Business Administration, from the University of Kansas in Lawrence, 2004, 2002. Whitney is also licensed by the State of Kansas as a Certified Public Accountant.

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