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Assisting you with your financial goals is a privilege. At Midwest Trust, it’s an honor we take seriously.

H. Elvin Knight, Jr. Managing Director, Wealth and Family Office

Elvin Knight

Family office services and administration


Over 40 years of experience with an emphasis in all aspects of tax and estate planning

Elvin is versed in the utilization and coordination of family limited partnerships, private foundations, life insurance and employee benefits in the estate planning process.


JD, University of Kentucky

LLM in Tax, University of Missouri - Kansas City

Professional / Civic Affiliations

American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Fellow

Heart of America Tax Institute, Past Chair

The Estate Planning Society of Kansas City, Member

Estate Planning Society Hall of Fame, Lifetime Achievement Award

Missouri Bar Association, Member

Saint’s Luke’s Foundation Planned Giving Committee, Member, Past Chair

Federal Estate Planning Symposium, Past Chair

Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association Tax Committee, Past Chair

Country Club Christian Church Planned Giving Committee, Chair

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