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 Heymann is an associate 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.
“Quick Estate Planning Tips for a Restaurant Owner” (July 21, 2017).
“Wealth Transfer and Income Tax Planning Opportunities” (January 30, 2018).
“Estate Tax, Reflections, Undertones, and Gossip Between Neighbors: The White House and the Treasury,” February, 2017
“The Emperor Has No Will: Estate Planning Basics and Beyond,” August, 2017
“Let’s Party Like It’s 1986: Flying into the Danger Zone or Climbing the Stairway to Heaven?”, April, 2018.
“Trust Me! New Opportunities for the Use of Trusts under Tax Reform & Georgia’s 2018 Trust Code Revisions,” October, 2018.
“Adding Value in the Trump Era: Sophisticated Estate Planning for your small, mid-size, and “BIGLY” Clients,” November, 2018.
- Chamberlain Hrdlicka to Host 33rd Annual Atlanta Tax and Business Planning Seminar on November 15 at Four SeasonsOctober 12, 2018
- QSR, July 21, 2017
- Atlanta Business Chronicle, February 2, 2017
Seminars & Presentations
- Navigating the Maze – Understanding the Most Recent Changes to the Tax Cut and Jobs ActCobb Galleria, 2 Galleria Parkway, April 23, 2019
- Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta, 75 14th Street, NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30309, November 15, 2018
- Estate Planning, October 1, 2017