Born in Spokane, Washington, March 16, 1968; admitted to bar, 1994, California; 1995, Washington. Education: University of California, Berkeley (A.B., 1991); University of California, Hastings College of the Law (J.D., 1994); New York University School of Law (LL.M., Taxation, 1996). Instructor, Estate Planning and Advanced Estate Planning, University of California, Santa Barbara Extension, 2000-2001. Member: State Bar of California; Washington State Bar Association. (Certified Specialist, Taxation Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization). Practice Areas: Estate Planning; Business Succession Planning; Wills; Trust Law; Trust Administration; Probate; Trust Litigation; Taxation.