Hubbard & Kurtz, LLP
William L. Hubbard is a partner in the Kansas City, Missouri law firm of Hubbard & Kurtz, L.L.P., (www.MoKanLaw.com) where he practices in the areas of estate planning, probate, elder and special needs law, January 1, 1998 to present. From 1971 through 1997 he was employed with the Popham Law Firm, P.C., Kansas City, Missouri (shareholder and director).
He received his B.S. degree in business administration from Northwestern University in 1967; and his J.D. from the University of Missouri, Columbia in 1971 where he was a member of the Missouri Law Review.
He was admitted to The Missouri Bar in 1971. He is certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation (the only organization approved by the American Bar Association for elder law certification)-2001 (Note: the Supreme Court of Missouri and The Missouri Bar do not currently review or approve certifying organizations).
He is a member of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (Probate & Estate Planning and Tax committees), The Missouri Bar (Probate, Elder Law [past chairman] and Tax committees), and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (a founding member of the Council of Advanced Practitioners, a founding member of the Missouri Chapter, its President 2000-2001, and the Chapter’s Outstanding Elder Law Attorney for 2002-2003, a former board member and currently serving on the Chapter’s education committee).
He has been a speaker on estate planning, probate and elder law topics at CLE seminars sponsored by Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Clay County Bar Association, The Missouri Bar, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and National Business Institute.