General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> January 15, 2015

Generating Steady Returns from U.S. Stocks

Leon LaBrecque
Leon LaBrecque is a Managing Parter of LJPR, LLC. Mr. LaBrecque is a practicing attorney, CPA, CFP and CFA that has specialized in servicing individuals, families and small businesses in the areas of financial, estate and tax planning for over 32 years. Mr. LaBrecque’s extensive career includes previous work at Arthur Andersen, Plante Moran, and as the Department Chair of Finance and Economics at Walsh College, where he created the Master of Science in Finance program. He has also authored several proprietary retirement planning programs for CalPERS, the states of Montana and Washington, and corporate clients including General Motors, Ford Motor Company, Lucent and AT&T, among others. Mr. LaBrecque’s specialties include investment management for foundations and nonprofit organizations, financial planning for automotive employees and retirees, and retirement planning for police officers and firefighters.  Profile
TWST: How did LJPR come about? What is the history of the company?

Mr. LaBrecque: The firm started in 1989. We are a fee-only fiduciary wealth manager. What that means is we don't