Ron Larson, a Certified Specialist in Estate and Trust Law by the State Bar of Arizona, formed the firm in 1986. A 1973 honor graduate of Arizona State University School of Law, Ron has practiced in the Phoenix metropolitan area for 25 years. Ron speaks at many professional education seminars, and is Past President of the Washington-based National Society of Tax Professionals. He is a part time Judge of the Arizona Court of Military Appeals and is the Technical Editor of the respected monthly journal "The Federal Tax Alert." Ron was appointed in 2009 to the IRS Advisory Council. Ron's practice includes everything that can be done in probate court, as well as all aspects of estate planning from simple wills to complex trusts, charitable remainder and lead trusts, limited partnerships, etc.