Seminars

When not practicing law, Mr. Schmidt is frequently asked to speak and co-present business and estate planning seminars with financial advisors and insurance brokers.

  • "Legal Ethics in Estate Administration and Medicaid Recovery"
    • National Business Institute, Continuing Legal Education Seminar
    • Clayton, Missouri, November, 2015
  • "Estate Planning Basics and Overview"
    • Lecture for Personal Financial Planning Course
    • Columbia College, St. Louis, Missouri, November, 2012
    • Columbia College, St. Louis, Missouri, February, 2014
  • "Family Business Continuity and Estate Planning"
    • Private Seminar for Central Trust and Investment Company
    • St. Louis, November, 2012
  • "The Probate Process from Start to Finish - Understanding the Role of the Personal Representative in Probate"
    • National Business Institute, Continuing Legal Education Seminar
    • Clayton, Missouri, August, 2012
  • "Estate Planning Overview and Basics"
    • Private Seminar for American Direct Marketing Resources employees
    • St. Louis, Missouri, June, 2012
  • "Family Business Continuity and Estate Planning"
    • Private Seminar for Frontenac Bank
    • St. Louis, March, 2012
  • "Business Contracts from A to Z"
    • National Business Institute, Continuing Legal Education Seminar
    • Clayton, Missouri, December, 2011
  • "Asset Protection Planning in Missouri"
    • Private Seminar for Central Trust & Investment Company
    • St. Louis, Missouri, November, 2011
  • "Last Wills & Trusts Clinic"
    • Private Seminar for The Principal Financial Group
    • St. Louis, Missouri, November, 2011
  • "Last Wills & Trusts Clinic"
    • Private Seminar for The Principal Financial Group
    • St. Louis, Missouri, August, 2011
  • "Estate Planning Basics"
    • Private Seminar for The Principal Financial Group
    • St. Louis, Missouri, May, 2011
  • "Administering the Estate on the Cusp of Exemption - Trust Administration and Termination Tips for the Borderline Estate"
    • National Business Institute, Continuing Legal Education Seminar
    • Clayton, Missouri, December, 2010
  • "Estate Planning Overview - Current Trends and Issues"
    • The America Group Financial Advisors Regional Education Conference
    • St. Louis, Missouri, March, 2010
  • "Retirement Planning Today - Estate Planning"
    • Private Seminar for The Private Asset Group
    • St. Louis, Missouri, March, 2010
  • "Business Killers - Practical Concerns and Uses of Buy-Sell Agreements"
    • Private Seminar with PNC Bank, N.A. and Hartford Life Insurance Companies
    • St. Louis, Missouri, March, 2010
  • "Top Ten Estate Planning Mistakes"
    • Private Seminar for Waddell & Reed Financial Advisors
    • St. Louis, Missouri, July, 2009
  • "Top Ten Estate Planning Mistakes"
    • Private Seminar for Merrill Lynch Financial Advisors
    • St. Louis, Missouri, November, 2008
  • "Drafting Effective Wills & Trusts – Using Trusts as Estate Planning Tools"
    • National Business Institute, Continuing Legal Education Seminar
    • Clayton, Missouri, November, 2008
  • "Buy-Sell Agreements and Planning with Insurance"
    • State Farm Regional Advisors Meeting
    • St. Louis, Missouri, May, 2008
  • "Advanced LLC Issues"
    • National Business Institute, Continuing Legal Education Seminar
    • Clayton, Missouri, June, 2008
  • "Limited Liability Companies"
    • National Business Institute, Continuing Legal Education Seminar
    • Clayton, Missouri, April, 2008
  • "Is an LLC Right for You? – Compliance under Federal and State Law"
    • National Business Institute, Continuing Legal Education Seminar
    • Clayton, Missouri, October, 2006
  • "Like Kind Exchanges of Real Estate"
    • Published Summer, 2006
    • St. Louis Business Journal
    • Journal of The Missouri Bar
  • "Estate Planning Basics for New Couples and Young Professionals"
    • Private Seminar
    • St. Louis, Missouri, January, 2006