I help small businesses and non-profits with their corporate and tax issues. I also... more
I help small businesses and non-profits with their corporate and tax issues. I also assist families and individuals with their estate planning needs. I try to charge at flat fee rates or provide an estimate for fees in advance. My mission is to help clients find solutions, whether they are legal, business, or personal.
I began practicing as an Air Force JAG in Southern California in the early 1960s.... more
I began practicing as an Air Force JAG in Southern California in the early 1960s. After returning to Washington, I was legislative counsel to Governor Daniel J. Evans 1969-1971. My practice has subsequently focused primarily on estate planning issues although I deal with real estate, personal and fiduciary income tax, and represent family members in difficult litigation regarding trusts, probat... view profile
Less clients, better service. Most of my clients are a lot like me: entrepreneurial,... more
Less clients, better service. Most of my clients are a lot like me: entrepreneurial, in charge of their businesses and futures, dynamic, give a high priority to values such as integrity and hard work. They want focused attention when they need it but otherwise just like to say "Hi" now and then. If you like your calls returned without having to be concerned about the billing practices and you l... view profile
Mr. Jesse Valdez attended the Central Washington University for his undergraduate... more
Mr. Jesse Valdez attended the Central Washington University for his undergraduate studies, Seattle University School of Law for his J.D., and University of Washington School of Law for his LL.M. in Taxation. Jesse is a partner in the firm of Valdez Lehman PLLC. The firm cover various matters including: Estate Planning, Business Law and Bankruptcy, Intellectual Property,Taxationand Commer... view profile
I am a startup and corporate transactions attorney in Seattle. My practice falls... more
I am a startup and corporate transactions attorney in Seattle. My practice falls into three broad categories: Startups and emerging companies; Angel and venture financings; and Mergers & acquisitions. I represent companies from inception to exit, and provide general counsel services along the way. For example, I regularly help companies adopt and administer stock option and other for... view profile
Cori Flanders is an attorney with Microsoft in the Federal Tax Controversy group.... more
Cori Flanders is an attorney with Microsoft in the Federal Tax Controversy group. She focuses her practice in the areas of federal and state tax controversy. With over ten years of tax controversy experience, Cori Flanders has worked with compliance issues, defended legal positions inside and outside of the court room, and written legal opinions supporting various tax positions. In workin... view profile
Tax attorneys understand the interplay of different tax laws and regulations, and in planning strategies to minimize people's tax liabilities. Many tax laws are written by lawyers for lawyers, and as such are very difficult to understand. There are also many different types of taxes and tax laws–for example, income taxes, corporate and business taxes, death taxes, property taxes, estate and gift taxes, sales taxes, and international taxes. Sometimes taxes are based on an inflated or incorrect value the government has placed on an entity or activity. Tax attorneys will help you challenge the value or the tax itself, and help you reduce your taxes through careful planning.