Les Raatz is a member of the law firm of Dickinson Wright PLLC in Phoenix. He practices primarily in the areas of estate planning, probate and trust administration, divorce tax and asset planning, and entity structuring, and taxation. Mr. Raatz has significant experience representing many hundreds of business clients and their families in connection with estate and tax planning. He is a national author and speaker at numerous seminars on areas of income, estate and gift taxation, probate and trust issues, and selection of business entities. He is a licensed attorney in Arizona. After graduation from law school, he practiced as a Certified Public Accountant with KPMG Peat Marwick, CPAs.
Mr. Raatz is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). He is listed in Best Lawyers in America in fields of Tax Law and is 2016 Lawyer of the Year – Phoenix in the area of Trusts and Estates; and listed in Southwest Superlawyers in the fields of Tax, Estate Planning & Probate, Estate & Trust Litigation.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Les Raatz