Dina Nam

Associate | Los Angeles

Dina is an associate in the private client and tax team.

Dina began her legal work as a litigation associate at a large international law firm and has worked with other boutique litigation law firms in the Los Angeles area.

Bringing that litigation background to her current practice, Dina presently focuses on assisting families and individuals with all aspects of estate planning, tax-efficient wealth transfers, and complex probate and trust administrations. She regularly advises clients on the foundational aspects of estate planning, which typically includes trusts, wills, durable powers of attorney, and advance health care directives.

Dina received her LL.M. (Masters in Law) in Business Law and Taxation from the UCLA School of Law graduating in the top 10% of her class. She received her J.D. from Brooklyn Law School in New York and her B.A. in Economics from Pomona College in Claremont, California.

During law school, Dina clerked for Magistrate Judge Ronald L. Ellis of the Southern District of New York and Judge Jane A. Restani of the Court of International Trade in New York, NY.

In addition to her law proficiency, Dina is also a lecturer-in-law at the University of Southern California Gould School of Law teaching foundational principles of legal writing and advocacy to foreign LL.M. students.

Dina ranked on Legal Week’s Private Client "Ones to Watch" 2017 list.

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Admissions

Publications

Memberships

Talks

State of California, 2005

‘Proposal to Enhance Implementation, Enforcement of Exit Tax,’ Tax Notes - November 13, 2017, co-author

‘Parse the Issues Involving Guardians in Legal Proceedings,’ Estate Planning, July 2017, co-author

‘Shoes for the Cobbler’s Children: What Lawyers Need to Know About Estate Planning’, The Recorder, May 4, 2016, co-author with Elizabeth A. Bawden

Los Angeles County Bar Association

Beverly Hill Bar Association

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (pending)

Executive Committee of the Beverly Hills Bar Association, Trusts & Estates Section

‘Case Study Luncheon with Kathy Adams of Fraser Financial and Dr. Carolyn Friend and James Weiner of Inheriting Wisdom,’ Culver City - June 13, 2018, presenter

Education


Languages


  • English

Dates


Joined

2015

Recognition


Los Angeles

1925 Century Park East,

Suite 400,

CA 90067

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