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D. Scott Schrader
Attorney
Phone: 501-975-6266 
Fax: 501-224-0628 
Email: sschrader@wmsslaw.com
Office: 12921 Cantrell Road, Suite 309
Little Rock, AR  72223
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Practice Concentration & Professional Experience
 
Scott Schrader co-founded Winburn Mano Schrader & Shram, PLLC in January 2011.  For the duration of his 15 year practice, Mr. Schrader’s practice has been concentrated in the areas of estate planning and post-death administration, as well as estate litigation and disputes.  He advises clients with respect to a wide range of issues relating to wills and trusts, estate planning, trust administration, charitable giving, life insurance, and taxes.
 
Education
 
University of Arkansas at Little Rock (J.D., 1996)
Ouachita Baptist University (B.A. in Business Administration & Accounting, 1993)
 
Licenses and Bar Admissions
 
Mr. Schrader is licensed to practice before the Arkansas Supreme Court, the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas, the United States Appellate Court, Eighth Circuit, and the United States Tax Court.
 
Publications & Presentations
 
Mr. Schrader has presented nationally to professional audiences for WealthCounsel, LLC, the National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys, the University of Mississippi’s Mid-South Conference on Estate Planning, the Partner’s Group, and the United Cerebral Palsy.  He has presented locally to lay and professional audiences, including the Arkansas Bar Association, Pulaski County Bar Association – Probate Section; National Business Institute, Wachovia Securities, UBS, Edward Jones, A.G. Edwards, Morgan Stanley, State Farm Insurance, the Van Buren County Cooperative Extension Service, and the Sebastian County Life Underwriters Association.
 

Published Articles
 
Mr. Schrader has co-authored the following articles published in the Journal of Practical Estate Planning, a Commerce Clearing House publication:
 
  • Most Recent Tax Court Cases Provide Roadmap for Designing FLP/FLLC Plans That Work, August-September 2008, at 19
  • Advanced Planning for the Nontaxable Client: Solutions with Broad Appeal to the Retiring Baby Boomer Generation, Part III, April-May 2008, at 13;
  • Advanced Planning for the Nontaxable Client: Solutions with Broad Appeal to the Retiring Baby Boomer Generation, Part II, December 2007-January 2008, at 17;
  • A Practical Checklist for Partnership Planning in 2007, August-September 2007, at 15;
  • Advanced Planning for the Nontaxable Client: Solutions with Broad Appeal to the Retiring Baby Boomer Generation, Part I, April-May 2007, at 15;
  • Harnessing the Power of Trust Protectors, August-September 2006, at 11;
  • W.E. Kelley Est.:  Are We Headed into Calmer Waters in Partnership Valuation?, December 2005-January 2006, at 13;
  • What Was I Thinking? Planning for the Return of Subjective Analysis to Partnership Planning, August-September 2005, at 15;
  • Tax Burning: An Overlooked Technique for Reducing an Estate, April-May, 2005, at 15;
  • Illiquidity Has Its Advantages, December 2004-January 2005, at 7; 
  • After Kimbell, Does Strangi Matter?, August-September 2004, at 21; 
  • Planning for the Future:  The Use of Domestic Trust Protectors, April-May 2004, at 15;
  • The Private Annuity Sale to a Grantor Trust May be More Suitable Than a Promissory Note Transaction for Many Clients, December-January 2004, at 17;
  • Formula Transfers After McCord, August-September 2003, at 19; 
  • Gift of Limited Partnership Interests to Charity: Obstacles and Opportunities, April-May 2003, at 13; 
  • Schauerhamer, Reichardt, Harper and Now Thompson: Continued Planning with Limited Partnerships, December 2002-January 2003, at 15.
Affiliated Business Relationships
 
Mr. Schrader is a principal of WealthCounsel, LLC (www.wealthcounsel.com), a national provider of estate planning education and document drafting systems currently in use by approximately 1200 law firms throughout the United States and its territories.

Additional Background and Experiences
 
Mr. Schrader lives in Little Rock, Arkansas, and has been married to his wife, Kim, since 1995.  They have two daughters, Lauren and Madison, and a son, Nathan.  He and his wife attend Fellowship Bible Church in Little Rock.  He is also the Second Vice President of the Professional Board of the Arkansas Sheriff’s Youth Ranches, the mission of which is to address, remedy, and prevent child abuse and neglect by creating safe, healthy, and permanent homes for children.  Mr. Schrader enjoys golf, water and snow skiing, mountain biking, motocross riding, and is a competitive racquetball player.
 
Winburn, Mano, Schrader & Shram, PLLC
The Centre at Ten Building
12921 Cantrell Road, Suite 309
Little Rock, AR 72223
Phone: (501) 975-6266
Fax: (501) 224-0628