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Christopher Michael Riser

Christopher Michael Riser

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Limited Liability Company (LLC), Tax

About Me

Languages Spoken: Russian

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Estate Planning: 80%
    18 years, 500 cases
  2. Tax: 10%
    18 years, 100 cases
  3. Limited Liability Company (LLC): 10%
    18 years, 100 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($500/hour), Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Riser Adkisson LLP

320 E Clayton St
Ste 508
Athens, GA, 30601

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200507/07/2015
NCActive199711/05/2008

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatingMartindale Hubbell2015

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerRiser Adkisson LLP2006 - Present
Managing MemberThe Riser Law Firm PLLC2002 - 2005
MemberMayer & Riser, PLLC1997 - 2001

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar Association, Section of Real Property Trust & Estate Law, Asset Protection Planning CommitteeChair2006 - 2010

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
The Practical Real Estate LawyerAsset Protection Basics: Using Partnerships and LLCs2008
Asset Protection Strategies: Wealth Preservation Planning with Domestic and Offshore Entities, Volume IIAnatomy of a Fraudulent Transfer2005
Asset Protection Strategies: Wealth Preservation Planning with Domestic and Offshore Entities, Volume IISingular Problems with Single Member LLCs2005
Asset Protection Planning: Concepts and StrategiesAsset Protection Planning: Concepts and Strategies2004
Private Wealth AdvisorEstate Planning for Entrepreneurs2002
Trusts & EstatesScheffel v. Krueger: The Effectiveness of Statutory Spendthrift Trust Protection2001
Private Wealth AdvisorForeign Mutual Fund Taxation2000
Offshore TodayThe Delaware Series LLC2000
Journal of Asset ProtectionRe Heginbotham's Petition: Manx Fraudulent Transfer Law Does Not Apply to Potential Future Creditors2000
Asset Protection JournalTax Consequences of Charging Orders: Is the 'KO by the K-1' KO'd by the Code?1999

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of North Carolina, Chapel HillSlavic LinguisticsMA - Masters2000
University of Miami School of LawEstate PlanningLL.M - Master of Laws1998
University of North Carolina School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of North Carolina, Chapel HillRussianBA - Bachelor of Arts1992

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
American Bar Assn 20th Annual Real Property & Estate Planning SymposiaHiding Your Assets in Plain Sight (Without Trusts) - Unbundling Corporate Assets with a Tax-Free F Reorg2009
WealthCounsel National ConferenceAsset Protection Planning2008
Cutting Edge Asset Protection Skills and TechniquesAsset Protection Planning2008
Asset Protection Planning Update: Practical Strategies and Drafting Tips to Minimize RiskAsset Protection Planning Update: Practical Strategies and Drafting Tips to Minimize Risk2007
American Bar Association Section of Taxation and Section of Real Property Probate & Trust Law Fall CLE MeetingManaging the Increasing Threat to Estate Planning Structures from Creditors, Predators and Ex-Spouses2007
American Bar Association Section of Taxation 2007 Midyear MeetingDisregarded Entities and Series LLCs — Can They Also Be Disregarded by Creditors?2007
American Bar Association 18th Annual Real Property & Estate Planning SymposiaEssential Tools and Techniques of Domestic and International Asset Protection Planning2007
American Bar Association Section of Taxation and Section of Real Property Probate & Trust Law Fall CLE MeetingLegal and Tax Consequences of Charging Orders2005
International Estate PlanningCutting Edge Planning with Domestic & Foreign LLCs2002
American Bar Association 13th Annual Real Property & Estate Planning SymposiaOffshore Insurance Planning2002
American Bar Association 12th Annual Real Property & Estate Planning SymposiaAsset Protection Planning with Domestic and Offshore LLCs2001