Speaking Engagements

Osborne, Helman, Knebel & Scott, LLP’s attorneys speak on a wide variety of topics, with a particular focus on estate, trust, and international wealth planning issues. The list below includes the firm’s most recent/upcoming speaking engagements.

Date: November 12, 2020
Speaker: Mark E. Osborne
Topic: Asset Protection: Where is the safest place for your asset protection trust upon your divorce?
Event: IBA 2020 Virtually Together Conference

Date: November 8, 2019
Speaker: Mark E. Osborne
Topic: Asset Protection: Strategies and Recent Developments
Event: 17th Annual Sophisticated Trusts and Estates Law Institute in New York, NY

Date: September 19, 2019
Speaker: Lauren D. Hunt
Topic: Legislative Update
Event: Corpus Christi Estate Planning Council Meeting

Date: March 28, 2019
Panel Speaker: Mark E. Osborne
Topic: Impact of Creditor Issues on Administering Structures
Event: Legal Week’s Private Client Forum Americas in Newport Beach, California

Date: March 8, 2019
Co-Presenter: Jason S. Scott
Topic: USA Trusts v. Offshore Trusts: The Litigator’s Perspective
Event: Legal Week Trust & Estates Litigation Forum, Girona, Spain

Date: March 5, 2019
Panel Co-Chair: Mark E. Osborne
Topic: Protecting your children from their future spouses
Event: International Bar Association’s 24th Annual International Private Client Conference in London, England

Date: December 10, 2018
Co-Presenter: Megan N. Watkins
Topic: Avoiding Contests: Donor Relations When Legal Capacity Becomes an Issue
Event: Charitable Gift Planners of Austin

Date: December 6, 2018
Co-Presenters: Lauren D. Hunt & Megan N. Watkins
Topic: Strategies for Suing and Defending Fiduciary Decision Making
Event: State Bar of Texas Fiduciary Litigation Course

Date: October 5, 2018
Co-Presenters: Michael B. Knisely & Jason S. Scott
Topic: Drafting Settlement Agreements to Resolve Trust & Estate Disputes
Event: State Bar of Texas Estate Planning & Probate Drafting Course, Dallas, Texas

Date: July 18 and 19, 2018
Speaker: Lois Ann Stanton
Topic: Business Development and Administration Pitfalls
Event: Wealth Management & Trust’s 2018 Graduate Texas Trust School in Dallas, Texas

Date: April 26, 2018
Panel Co-Chair: Mark E. Osborne
Topic: Asset Protection Trust Planning
Event: American Law Institute’s Planning Techniques for Large Estates CLE in Austin, Texas

Date: February 16, 2018
Co-Presenters: Jason S. Scott & Megan N. Watkins
Topic: Borrowed Trouble: Common Conflicts and Mistakes to Avoid in Your Estate Planning Practice
Event: University of Texas School of Law Special Needs Trusts Conference, Austin, Texas

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