Small business and individual planning attorney with broad range of experience in all areas of individual, corporate, partnership and estate planning with an emphasis on effective tax planning.
Practive includes particular emphasis on effective planning through entity selection, estate and liability planning, business, real estate, planning and individual tax planning matters. Client base includes a substantial number of individuals and closely held businesses, and practice for personal clients includes a broad range of business law with a heavy emphasis on tax planning.
Specific areas of extensive experience (among others) include: estate planning, wills, trusts and gift tax planning; probate; Subchapter S taxation, corporate and partnership acquisitions, sales, structure and planning; reorganizations and recapitalizations; real estate (primarily acquisitions, exchanges, leasing, risk and liability planning); corporate tax; partnership tax. Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate law.
Licensed since 1974
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Probate and Estate Planning Specialist||California State Bar||2008|
|UCLA Estate Planning Course ; Lab||Prof||1989|
|US Tax Court Pro Se Program||Representative||1989|
|Principal||Rodi, Pollock, Pettker, Christian and Pramov||1989 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of California||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Subchapter S Taxation||Subchapter S Taxation||N/A|
|University of California, Hastings College of the Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1973|
|California State University Fullerton||Accounting||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1970|
|Los Angeles Estate Planning Council||Planning for the 2010 Estate Tax Law||2010|
|USC Tax Institute||Various Tax Matters||N/A|
|Los Angeles County Bar||Various Tax Matters||N/A|