Attorneys

Harry Gill

Associate

Tax; Cross-Border Tax; Trusts & Estates; Real Estate Transactions

Harry counsels predominately high net-worth families and closely held businesses in a broad range of matters, including areas of taxation (state, national and international), real estate, and estate and business succession planning.

Harry advises clients on structuring transactions in a tax efficient manner. Harry has an acute understanding of the real estate and agricultural sector and helps clients meet their business objectives. Harry regularly advises corporations, partnerships, and individuals on a broad range of domestic offshore and cross-border transactions often focusing on complex and innovative structures to transfer wealth and business holdings. Harry’s experience includes acquisitions, dispositions (including like-kind exchanges), sophisticated financing, easements, and other asset management matters that add post-tax value to the respective client.

Harry also helps individuals and families with sophisticated wealth planning and wealth preservation and multi-generational planning which minimizes income, estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer taxes.

Understanding the desire to preserve wealth and closely held business enterprises, Harry ensures a client’s legacy is persevered while navigating potentially sensitive family dynamics. As part of legacy planning, Harry regularly counsels his clients in respect to charitable giving and has been involved with establishing private foundations, charitable lead and remainder trusts, and other not-for-profit entities. 

Professional Admissions

  • State Bar of California
  • State Bar of Nevada

Education

  • Loyola Law School, LL.M Taxation, with distinction, 2014
  • The University of Iowa - College of Law, J.D., with Boyd Honors, 2013
    • Journal of Corporate Law (Law Review); VITA; ABA Law Scholar for 2011 and 2012
  • University of California Los Angeles, M.A., summa cum laude, 2010
    • Thesis: Impact of the Petroleum Industry on Athabasca River Water Supply
    • Americorps; Nominated Department Scholar; Shell Oil Grant
  • University of California Los Angeles, B.A., summa cum laude, 2010
    • Nominated Departmental Scholar; Merit-based scholarship; and Arts and Sciences Honors

Personal

  • Harry remains active within the community. While not practicing law, Harry enjoys running basketball and hockey.