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Afshin Andrew Asher is the founder of Asher Law Group, APC. Mr. Asher limits his practice to the related areas of estate planning and administration, asset protection planning, probate, tax planning, business and business succession planning.


Mr. Asher is Certified as a Legal Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Asher holds a Master of Law Degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University where he graduated with honors. Mr. Asher attained his law degree from Southwestern University School of Law where he graduated among the top 10% of his class, was a published member of the Southwestern University Law Review, and a four time recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award.


Mr. Asher has been named a Super Lawyer in the field of estate planning for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 by Super Lawyers Magazine. 5% of lawyers in the State of California are selected for this honor. Previously, Mr. Asher was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2009 and 2010 by Super Lawyers Magazine.


Mr. Asher received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Finance from the University of Southern California.


Mr. Asher is a member of the State Bar of California (Member, Trusts and Estates Section and Taxation Section), Beverly Hills Bar Association (Member, Estate Planning and Probate Section) and the Beverly Hills Estate Planning Council.


Mr. Asher's experience includes externships with the Estate and Gift Tax Division of the Internal Revenue Service and with the California Department of Corporations as well as lecturing to groups and organizations on estate planning and business planning topics.

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Languages spoken: Farsi

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Estate Planning: 80%
    19 years
  2. Probate: 20%
    19 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($400-500/hour), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Diana Pamela Zitser

    Over the years I have referred many clients to Mr. Asher and his firm for assistance with asset protection, estate planning, business structuring and tax planning. I’ve observed him work with integrity and provide the highest quality representation. In each and every case, I’ve referred to Mr. Asher, he demonstrated success understanding the client’s objectives and accomplishing those objectives while overcoming any potential legal challenges. He is thorough, and has vast knowledge of the legal industry concepts, practices and procedures in these highly specialized areas. With great pleasure, I endorse Mr. Asher.

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    Diana Zitser Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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    Afshin is extremely knowledgeable regarding estate planning and taxation matters and works tirelessly for all his clients. I highly recommend and endorse Afshin.

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    Ben Mehdian Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

1901 Avenue of the Stars
Los Angeles, CA, 90067

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199705/23/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate LawState Bar of California2008
American Jurisprudence AwardSouthwestern University School fo LawN/A
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Beverly Hills Estate Planning CouncilDirector2009 - 2012
Beverly Hills Bar Association, Trusts & Estates SectionMember1999 - 2016
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Golden Gate University School of LawLawMaster of Laws in Taxation2000
Southwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of Southern CaliforniaBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1994