University of Miami, B.A., Psychology (2009); cum laude
University of Miami School of Law, Juris Doctor (2012); cum laude
University of Miami School of Law, LL.M. in Estate Planning (2013)
University of Miami Psychology, Public Policy & Law Journal
Book Award in Wills, Trusts & Estates, awarded to the top performing student in the course.
Dean’s Certificate of Achievement in Health & Elder Law Clinic.
Miami Scholars Public Interest Scholarship.
The Florida Bar (2012)
The State Bar of Georgia (2013)
Summer 2011, the Honorable Judge Charles E. Williams, Twelfth Judicial Circuit Court of Florida, Probate Division.
Stephen C. Heymann is an associate attorney in the firm’s Trusts & Estates Practice Group in the Atlanta office. Stephen focuses primarily on the creation and implementation of complex estate plans which include the use of wills, revocable trusts, irrevocable trusts, charitable donations, and lifetime gifting strategies.
Stephen brings knowledge and experience from working in trust administration for one of the nation’s largest corporate fiduciaries, the Probate Division for the Twelfth Judicial Circuit Court of Florida, and private practice in order to create dynastic estate plans which leave a positive lasting legacy and transfer wealth to successive generations in a tax-efficient manner.
Stephen also assists in small business advising and general corporate work, including the formation of entities, election of tax treatment, loan transactions, gifting strategies, and asset sales.