Shyla R. Buckner

Of Counsel


Shyla R. Buckner is Of Counsel with Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC.  Her practice focuses on wealth planning and probate for high-net-worth individuals, couples and families. She also advises individual and corporate fiduciaries in estate and trust matters. Shyla primarily advises on matters related to:

Shyla also advises groups on all aspects of forming and maintaining private foundations and public charities.

Before becoming Of Counsel with Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC, Shyla was an adjunct professor at the Baylor University School of Law in Waco, Texas, where she taught Retirement Law and Elder Law courses. Before teaching, she was a shareholder at Sprouse Shrader Smith PC from 2003-2004 and a partner at Gibson, Ochsner & Adkins, LLP, from 2000-2003.

Shyla is a frequent speaker for the State Bar of Texas continuing legal education seminars and other professional groups.

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