Scott A. Schepps /  Shareholder  /

Scott Schepps has been a shareholder with FizerBeck since 2001. Scott’s practice focuses on complex trust and estate matters, including gift tax planning, estate tax planning, generation-skipping tax planning, probate and estate administration, the preparation of Wills and trusts, business succession planning and asset protection planning. Scott also advises clients on related matters involving fiduciary law and has worked extensively on estate planning with life insurance.  Prior to joining FizerBeck in 1998, Scott worked in the personal financial counseling group at Ernst & Young, assisting high net worth clients with income tax planning and transfer tax planning.

Educational Background

  • University of Houston School (J.D., 1992)
  • University of Texas (B.B.A., Accounting, 1989)

Professional Organizations & Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas (Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section)
  • Houston Bar Association (Probate, Trust, and Estate Section) – Chair 2015-2016; Council 2006-2016
  • Houston Estate and Financial Forum
  • American Bar Association (Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section)

Professional Awards & Specializations

  • Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2002

Civic Involvement

  • Volunteer with and supporter of Bel Inizio
  • Director of the Sonnie Schepps Robinson Foundation

Interests

  • Competitive Triathlete since 1989