A. Stephen McDaniel

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Professional Experience

Attorney for Internal Revenue Service

Accredited Estate Planner (Distinguished)

Estate Planning Law Specialist certified by the Estate Planning Law Specialist Board which is the American Bar Association approved organization designating board certified specialists

Board Certified Estate Planning Specialist certified by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization(one of only 27 in the State of Tennessee)

Rule 31 Listed Mediator in the field of General Civil Mediation as certified by the Tennessee Supreme Court Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission


1973 - J.D., University of Memphis

1968 - B.BA, University of Memphis


Member of the Estate Planning Hall of Fame, National Association of Estate Planners and Councils

Worth Magazine named in the Top 100 Estate Planning Attorneys in the United States

Pillar of Excellence Award, University of Memphis School of Law

Business Tennessee Magazine named one of the Top 150 Attorneys in the State of Tennessee

Mid-South Super Lawyer in the field of Estate Planning & Probate

Martindale Hubbell Law Directory Highest Professional Rating

Bar Admissions

Tennessee (1973)

Missouri (1975)

Professional Activities

Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Council (ACTEC)

Memphis Estate Planning Council, Member and Past President

Estate Law Specialist Board, Past President

University of Memphis Adjunct Professor for the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law for 25 years teaching, Estate Planning, Estate &Gift Taxation, Insurance Law, and Trust Law