Biography

Erin Fraser assists individuals, families, and closely-held businesses overcome challenges related to tax, estate planning, and wealth transfer. He has particular expertise in international matters after working for a mid-sized international law firm in its London office.

Erin’s experience includes estate and gift taxation and non-tax aspects of estate planning, structuring wealth transfers to charitable and non-charitable recipients, and planning related to residency. He has also helped individual and tax-exempt clients navigate California property tax, from both a planning and examination perspective.

Having lived and worked abroad, Erin enjoys working with multinational private clients. He has experience providing estate planning advice for clients with ties to multiple countries, as well as pre-immigration planning and expatriation planning for individuals. He has extensive experience advising clients on reporting requirements in connection with bank accounts and other foreign assets, including the offshore voluntary disclosure and streamline programs.

Distinctions

  • Northern California Rising Stars by Super Lawyers (2020)
  • The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch in the area of Tax Law; Trusts and Estates (2021)