Garrett Griffin, Counsel

Biography

Bringing over fifteen years of experience in wealth strategies and estate planning, Garrett joined Sandberg Phoenix in 2016. He primarily focuses his practice on providing wealth preservation and migration services to select clients and families. A great deal of his work involves counseling those clients on wealth transfer, estate freezing techniques and gifting strategies. In addition to his representation of individual clients, Garrett assists closely-held and family owned businesses with transition & succession planning.

In addition to his Wealth Strategies Practice, Garrett has assisted closely-held business throughout the business life-cycle, including business planning, choice of entity analysis, entity formation, financing, mergers & acquisitions, and real estate matters. His efforts further consist of providing tax planning and consulting, as well as tax preparation of corporations, partnerships, individuals, trusts & estate and gift tax returns.

“I strive to empower my clients with knowledge of opportunities on protecting and perpetuating their family wealth,” says Garrett.

Outside of the office, Garrett appreciates spending time with his wife, Mindi and two sons, Gavin and Beckett.

Background

Garrett is a third generation attorney, originally from Cameron, Missouri. After graduating from Cameron High School, he received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from William Jewell College in 1998. Garrett is a graduate of the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law, receiving his Juris Doctor in 2001 and his LL.M. in Taxation in 2005.

He is admitted to practice law in the state of Missouri.

Successes

 

Garrett continues to present to clients, financial advisors, accountants, attorneys, trust officers and insurance professionals on topics such as basic estate planning, business succession planning, asset protection and advanced wealth strategies.

 

 

BIOGRAPHY

Biography

Bringing over fifteen years of experience in wealth strategies and estate planning, Garrett joined Sandberg Phoenix in 2016. He primarily focuses his practice on providing wealth preservation and migration services to select clients and families. A great deal of his work involves counseling those clients on wealth transfer, estate freezing techniques and gifting strategies. In addition to his representation of individual clients, Garrett assists closely-held and family owned businesses with transition & succession planning.

In addition to his Wealth Strategies Practice, Garrett has assisted closely-held business throughout the business life-cycle, including business planning, choice of entity analysis, entity formation, financing, mergers & acquisitions, and real estate matters. His efforts further consist of providing tax planning and consulting, as well as tax preparation of corporations, partnerships, individuals, trusts & estate and gift tax returns.

“I strive to empower my clients with knowledge of opportunities on protecting and perpetuating their family wealth,” says Garrett.

Outside of the office, Garrett appreciates spending time with his wife, Mindi and two sons, Gavin and Beckett.

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