Nick Puckett is a partner attorney and counsellor at law at Brown Puckett Vogel, LLC. Nick is continuing the firm’s focus on estate planning, asset protection planning,and business succession planning. Nick has also expanded the firm’s practice areas to include Medicaid planning, Veterans benefits planning, and other long-term care & elder law planning needs. He is currently licensed in Kansas & Missouri.
Nick is a veteran and former officer of the United States Army. He most recently served as a company commander of a combat engineer unit in the Kansas Army National Guard until his retirement in January 2017. He served one tour in Iraq and has also deployed in support of U.S. Border Patrol operations along the Southern U.S. border. He most recently assisted in training Armenian Officers and Non-Commissioned Officers through a strategic partnership between the Armenian Army and the Kansas Army National Guard.
Nick and his wife Emily have been married for 15 years and have two boys Nolan (13) and Dylan (11). His family enjoys sports, hunting with their Llewellin setter “Twix”, and cheering for their favorite sports teams the Florida State Seminoles (football), and the University of Kansas Jayhawks (basketball).
Nick’s legal experience includes research clerk for the Kansas Senate Judiciary Committee, legal clerk for the Honorable Robert W. Fairchild, Chief Judge of the 7th Judicial District in Kansas, and training through the ElderCounsel Elder Law Immersion program. He is a member of WealthCounsel, ElderCounsel, Saline County Bar Association, Kansas Bar Association, and Missouri Bar Association.