ASSET PROTECTION PLANNING
ATTORNEY/CPA/CFP® ADVANTAGE

9 REASONS
TO HAVE US PREPARE YOUR ASSET PROTECTION PLAN

There are at least 9 reasons to choose YAHNIAN LAW CORPORATION as your Asset Protection Planning law firm.  See those reasons below.

  • Experience and Specialization. Steve Yahnian is an Asset Protection Attorney specializing in Asset Protection Planning
    • He has decades of experience in the Asset Protection Planning specialty
    • He has prepared a substantial number of Asset Protection Plans
    • You need an experienced, specialist to design and prepare your asset protection plan because asset protection planning is a precarious area of the law. The asset protection attorney must understand fraudulent conveyance law as well as having a working knowledge of creditor’s rights law and bankruptcy law. All of these areas come into play when designing a plan.
  • Legal Certification in Estates, Trusts & Probate Law. California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization Specialist in Estates, Trusts and Probate law
    • Mr. Yahnian is both a California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization Specialist in Taxation Law and Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law.
    • Few attorneys and no non lawyer CPAs have the Certified Estate Planning, Trusts and Probate Law Specialist designation.
    • Few attorneys have both designations.
    • And, Asset Protection Planning is an offshoot of Estate Planning. Asset Protection Planning makes wide use of trusts and estates as well as the laws of those matters; as  a result, the AP lawyer must know Estate Planning law and be well versed in the preparation of trusts and also how to get debts avoided by use of the probate code.
  • Legal Certification in Tax Law. California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization Specialist in Tax Law
    • Mr. Yahnian is both a California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization Specialist in Taxation Law and Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law
    • Few attorneys and no non lawyer CPAs have the Certified Tax Specialist designation.
    • Few attorneys have both designations.
    • And, Asset Protection Planning heavily involves tax issues and tax planning. Asset Protection Planning makes wide use of tax planning as a business reason for engaging in Asset Protection Planning as well as the impact of tax law on such planning. As  a result, the AP lawyer must know Tax law and Tax Planning law and be well versed in the Internal Revenue and the impact tax law on the asset protection plan.
  • CPA
    • Steve Yahnian is a California licensed CPA
    • He has prepared numerous tax returns;
    • That means he has the legal, financial and accounting background and experience that one needs to analyze tax and financial impact  issues and problems and discern the most appropriate solutions or strategies when preparing an Asset Protection Plan.
  • CFP® 
    • Steve Yahnian is a CFP® (Certified Financial Planner).
    • That means he has particular financial planning knowledge that works as a different perspective to the discovery of and solution to asset protection planning issues and problems
  • Business Lawyer, Real Property Lawyer, Estates Lawyer and Tax Lawyer
    • Business/Real Property, Estates/Tax Attorney/CPAs who practices in each of those areas of law Law routinely  bring a cross discipline perspective and array of solutions to Asset Protection Planning scenarios
    • Asset Protection Planning and each of those areas of law practice are inextricably intertwined.
    • One cannot usually deal with one without considering and applying the legal principles and analytics of the other
  • Business, Estates, Real Property and Tax Lawyers provide better Asset Protection Planning
    • Business/Estate Attorney/Real Property Attorney/Tax Attorneys/CPAs routinely provide Asset Protection Strategies planning,  counselling and implementation to their Estate clients.
    • The feasibility as well as legality of many Asset Protection Planning  Techniques depend on the business, estate planning, real property and tax issues and results
  • NYU-Master of Laws in Taxation
    • The New York University LLM in Taxation is an advanced course of study program in Taxation.
    • The NYU Graduate Tax Program is widely viewed as the preeminent program of its kind.  It has been ranked #1 by U.S. News & World Report since 1992, the year the rankings began
  • UCLA -M.S. Taxation Equivalent
    • Mr. Yahnian completed the UCLA Tax Certificate program and was awarded his certificate ‘With Distinction’. He further took a total of 10 advanced tax courses altogether achieving an overall GPA of 3.98.  The UCLA Tax Certificate Program offers graduate level tax courses that are equal to those offered in Master of Science Taxation Programs across the United States and is therefore substantially equivalent to an MS in Taxation