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Justin Wayne Whitney

Estate planning Attorney at Topeka, KS

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About Justin

Learn Justin’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Estate planning
    22%
    Preparation of wills, trusts, and powers of attorney.

    9 years

  2. Bankruptcy and debt
    18%

    11 years

  3. Elder law
    10%
    End of life planning.

    9 years

  4. Lawsuits and disputes
    10%
    Commercial, business and general civil litigation.

    14 years

  5. Probate
    10%
    Post-death probate and trust administration, family settlement agreements and trust modifications.

    9 years

  6. Tax
    10%
    IRS offers-in-compromise, tax controversies, installment agreements.

    6 years

  7. Trusts
    10%
    Preparation of simple and complex revocable trusts.

    9 years

  8. DUI and DWI
    6%
    DUI and traffic criminal defense.

    6 years

  9. Wills and living wills
    4%
    Preparation of simple and pour-over wills.

    9 years

Justin is an attorney, C.P.A. and holds a Master of Laws in Taxation (Tax LLM). Justin’s practice focuses on business and commercial law, civil and criminal litigation, bankruptcy, creditor’s rights, estate planning, tax controversies and trust and probate administration. He regularly advocates for his clients in litigation matters in both state and federal courts and also counsels clients with regard to tax planning for business transactions, sales and business formation. Justin has written articles on tax and related legal topics for Ingram’s Magazine, Thomson Reuters, National Business Institute and the Kansas Bar Association. He has been recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as a rising star each year for the last five years. Justin is a member of the Kansas Bar Association, the Topeka Bar Association and the Topeka Area Bankruptcy Council for which he previously served as Treasurer.

Licensed for 15 years
State MO
Status Good Standing, Active
Acquired 2008
Updated 01/01/2023
State KS
Status Active
Acquired 2007
Updated 11/08/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Justin

Woner, Reeder & Girard, P.A.
5611 SW Barrington Court South
Topeka, KS, 66667-0689

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Cost

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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.4 (Excellent)

Education

  • University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law
  • Tax LLM
  • 2015
  • Washburn Law School
  • 2007

Associations

  • Kansas Bar Association
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2018
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2017
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2016
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2015
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2014
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Publications

  • Kansas Bar Association Probate and Trust Administration Handbook
  • Trust Modifications and Family Settlement Agreements
  • 2018

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Topeka Estate planning Lawyer Justin Wayne Whitney
Justin Wayne Whitney
Estate planning Attorney
Topeka, KS
Licensed for 15 years
Free Consultation