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B. J. Hickert is a partner in the Topeka law firm Newbery Ungerer & Hickert LLP, where his main areas of practice are estate planning, business, tax, probate and trust law. He graduated cum laude from Benedictine College in 1977; received his J.D. from the University of Kansas School of Law in 1980; and obtained an LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Law in 1995. B. J. taught the estate and gift tax course as an Adjunct Professor at Washburn University School of Law and/or Kansas University School of Law for the last 12 years. During 2008, B. J. was admitted as a Fellow in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. He frequently provides continuing legal education programs regarding tax, trust administration, estate planning and business issues.