Kyle McInnis Accepted to the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

Kean Miller is pleased to announce that Shreveport partner Kyle C. McInnis has been accepted for membership in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).  ACTEC is a professional legal organization of trust and estate attorneys who have been elected by their peers in recognition of having made outstanding contributions to the practice of trust and estate law.

About Kyle McInnis

Kyle represents business clients in entity formations, corporate acquisitions and dispositions, and all matters pertaining to closely held businesses.  He represents individuals and families in all aspects of the estate planning process, including devising and implementing transfer tax minimization strategies.  Kyle is a Tax Law Specialist and an Estate Planning and Administration Specialist certified under the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization.  He is AV Distinguished by Martindale-Hubbell, has been named to The Best Lawyers in America for Trusts and Estates and Tax Law since 2012. He was named the Best Lawyers' 2013 and 2015 Shreveport Trusts and Estates "Lawyer of the Year" and the 2016 Shreveport Tax "Lawyer of the Year."  He has been listed in Louisiana Super Lawyers since 2012.

Kyle was the principal author of Louisiana Revised Statute Section 12:1308.3, enacted in 2012, and the 2014 revisions to Louisiana Code of Civil Procedure Section 3191 dealing with digital accounts.

Kyle earned his B.B.A. from the University of Georgia in 1999, where he was inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma. He earned his J.D. from Washington & Lee University School of Law in 2002, where he was a member of Phi Kappa Phi.  He earned his LL.M. from New York University School of Law in 2003.  

About Kean Miller

Kean Miller was formed in 1983, based on a foundation of mutual respect among attorneys, meaningful collaboration with and an overarching commitment to serve clients, and a commitment to serve the communities in which we work and live. Thirty-two years later, this fundamental philosophy is stronger than ever - from the people we represent, to the people we employ, from the charitable organizations we serve, to the civic causes we support.  With more than 150 attorneys in Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Shreveport, and Lake Charles, Kean Miller is one of the largest full-service law firms in Louisiana, and the largest in the Capitol Region. The firm serves the legal needs of the people, businesses, and industries that drive the Bayou State. We have particular dedication to serving Fortune 500 companies with significant operations in the South, providing them with legal resources focused on growth. From the courtroom to the boardroom, our people provide creative solutions, unique strategies, and unparalleled value that allow our clients to perform at the highest level.

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