Mr. Trump is a partner
of Trump, Alioto, Trump & Prescott. He joined the law firm in 1988 after two
years as a staff attorney for the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Mr. Trump is a member of the National Network
of Estate Planning Attorneys, and is devoted to the practice of business, estate,
and charitable tax planning. Mr. Trump has a wide range of experience and education
in many sophisticated planning techniques, including revocable living trusts, family
limited partnerships, irrevocable life insurance trusts, private annuities, charitable
remainder trusts, charitable lead trusts, private foundations, grantor retained income
trusts, buy-sell agreements, and split-dollar insurance arrangements. Mr. Trump's
practice includes advanced business and asset protection planning through the use
of corporations, limited liability companies, limited partnerships, and trusts, both
domestic and offshore.
Mr. Trump also practices in a broad range
of commercial and real estate fields, including civil litigation of contracts, negligence,
and environmental issues. Mr. Trump has experience in a wide range of business and
real estate transactions and has negotiated a variety of agreements covering a broad
spectrum of business and real estate relationships. He has litigated numerous matters
in state and federal courts in California and Nevada, as well as Washington, D.C.
of California, Berkeley.
B.A. awarded 1983 with
Distinction in General scholarship and High Honors.
Hastings College of the
J.D. awarded 1986.
Member of the Legal Honor Society, Order of the Coif, and of the Hastings College
of the Law Thurston Honor Society.
Golden Gate University
School of Law.
L.L.M. (Taxation) 1995.
Admitted to practice in
California, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California,
and in the United States Courts of Appeals for the Ninth and D.C. Circuits.