-Federal and State Tax Controversies Law
-Estate and Gift Taxation Law
-Charitable Giving Law
-Trusts and Estates Law
-Estate Planning Law
-Special Needs Trusts Law
Admitted: California; 1988, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California; U.S. Tax Court; U.S. Court of Federal Claims
Awards and Acknowledgements: AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Law School: Stanford University, J.D.
Member: Sacramento County and San Joaquin County (Member, Board of Governors, 1999-2001) Bar Associations; State Bar of California (Member: Taxation Law Advisory Commission, 1999-2002; Conference of Delegates, 1997-1998); Tax Attorneys of San Joaquin County (Chair, 1992-1997); Stockton Estate Planning Council (President, 1996-1997).
Biography: Adjunct Professor, Estate and Gift Taxation, Humphreys College School of Law, 1997-. Judge Pro Tem, Small Claims, Sacramento County Municipal Court, 1986-1993. Member, Board of Directors, San Joaquin County Chapter, American Red Cross, 1995-2001 (Chair, 1997-1998). Member, Board of Trustees, San Joaquin County Law Library, 1999- (President, 2001). Stockton Pacific Rotary Club (President, 2009-2010).
Born: Chicago, IL