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  1. Public Finance & Tax Exempt Finance: 34%
  2. Estate Planning: 33%
  3. Tax: 33%

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Perkins Coie LLP

1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4800

Seattle, WA, 98101-3266


AZInactive 199407/31/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Price on Contemporary Estate PlanningPrice on Contemporary Estate Planning2007
20:2 Prac. Tax L. 47Liquidation of the Family Partnership: The Taming of the Shrewd2006
The Lexis Nexis Federal Tax LibraryDeductibility of Employee Compensation and Related Expenses2006
Federal Wealth Transfers TaxesFederal Wealth Transfers Taxes2006
35 Cap. U. L. Rev. 1Super-Recognition and the Return-to-Sender Exception: The Federal Income Tax Problems of Liquidating the Family Limited Partnership2006
40 Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning 2-1Understanding Grantor Trusts2006
Washington Estate Planning DeskbookIncome Tax Aspects of Family Limited Partnerships2005
Washington Estate Planning DeskbookBasic Federal and State Tax Relevant to Estate Planning2005
American Casebook Series with Teachers ManualFederal Income Taxation of Individuals: Cases, Problems, and Materials2005
6-2 Open Spaces 12Taxes and Self-Identity2003
Virginia Tax ReviewThe Easy Case Against Tax Simplification2003
International Taxation: Corporate & Individual, 4th EdInternational Taxation: Corporate & Individual, 4th Ed2003
3-3 J. Tax'n Global Trans. 45Determining Treaty Eligibility for Hybrid Entities and Their Owners2003
Federal Estate and Gift Taxation, WG&L: RIA, 8th ed.Valuation for Estate Tax and Gift Tax Purposes2002
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws1994
University of Arizona College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Oregon State UniversityHistory, Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1990
U of ArizonaN/AN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
U. of Miami 39th Annual Heckerling Institute on Estate PlanningIncome Tax Aspects of Family Limited Partnerships2005
We the People Summer InstituteCitizenship and the Bill of Rights2004
Washington State Bar AssociationOverview of Tax Issues in Probate2004
University of Washington CLEAn Introduction to Federal Wealth Transfer Taxes2004
Professional Education Systems InstitueFiduciary Income Tax Workshop2004
Oregon Society of CPAs Northwest Tax Institute; Rocky Mountain Tax Institue; LearnLive Technologies Webcast2004 Federal Tax Update2004
Oregon Law InstitutePost-Mortem Tax Planning2004
15th Annual Probate & Trust Law SymposiumCanadian Estate Planning Issues2004
48th Annual Estate Planning SeminarDeath is Just a Permanent Change of Address: Post-Mortem Tax Planning2003

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