SEATTLE, Aug. 22, 2011 – Garvey Schubert Barer has added Harold E. Snow, Jr. as an owner in the Seattle office. Snow, previously with Lane Powell PC, joins the firm’s Estate Planning Group with a practice focused on helping families and business owners with a wide range of tax and estate planning issues, including multi-national planning.
“Hal is another fine addition to the firm whose skills will be of great benefit to our clients.” said Anne Preston, chair of Garvey Schubert Barer. “Hal is our seventh lateral hire this year, and we believe these strong additions speak volumes about Garvey Schubert Barer’s commitment to outstanding client service and providing a wide range of services.”
Snow assists his clients with succession planning, asset protection planning, wealth transfer and transfer tax minimization. He also has significant experience in succession planning for closely held businesses, including the transfer of ownership to the next generation with minimum estate tax cost.
A frequent author and speaker, Snow is active in both the Alaska and Washington legal communities and is a member of the estate planning section of the Alaska and Washington state bar associations. Snow received his L.L.M. in Taxation form Boston University School of Law (1978), his J.D. from Vermont Law School (1977) and his B.A. from the University of Maine (1974).