Law Offices of Arpi Vardanyan
ARPI VARDANYAN, ESQ
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Juris Doctor, Tax Law with Honors
College for Financial Planning
Certified Financial Planner (CFP®)
University of California, Irvine
B.A. Political Science & Business Mgmt
Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa
Arpi graduated from the University of California, Irvine with honors and began her career in wealth management in 2002. In 2009, Arpi earned her Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation and became a registered investment advisor. During the course of her career in wealth management, she realized that an education in law, specifically tax law and planning, would benefit her clients.
In 2012, she attended Loyola Law School as an evening student while employed as a law clerk at Gackle Law Office, a trusts and estates firm in Pasadena. At Loyola, Arpi pursued a concentration in tax law, taking courses such as Income Taxation, Estate and Gift Taxation, Tax Planning for Wealthy Individuals, Estate Planning, Probate and Estate Litigation, and Elder Law.
While working and attending law school, Arpi gained valuable experience in trusts and estates law when she served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Judge Cunningham at the Los Angeles Superior Court, Probate Department and externed at the Office of the Attorney General, Charitable Trust Section.
Arpi graduated from Loyola Law School with honors in tax law and is now a member of the State Bar of California. Arpi has combined her decade of experience in financial planning with over ten (10) years of experience in trusts and estates law to provide exceptional legal services in Probate Administration, Estate Planning, Trust Administration, and Elder Law.
Arpi is passionate about helping families and businesses with estate planning, and navigating the process of transferring assets to heirs or beneficiaries after the passing of a loved one.
Probate Administration is the Court supervised process of transferring the decedent's assets to his/her heirs or beneficiaries.
Probate Administration with a Will (Testate Probate)
Probate Administration without a Will (Intestate Probate)
Revocable Trusts (Living Trusts)
Wills (Last Will & Testament and Pour-Over Wills)
Durable Powers of Attorney
Advance Health Care Directives
Life Insurance Trusts
Special Needs Trusts
Trust Administration is the process of transferring the decedent's assets to his/her Trust beneficiaries without court supervision.
Proposition 58 or Proposition 19: Exclusion from Reassessment for Property Taxes