Evelyn A Low - Cornerstone Law

Evelyn A. Low
Tax, Estate Planning and ERISA

Evelyn Low has combined tax expertise with general corporate representation to provide fully integrated legal advice to businesses and individuals. With over 35 years of experience in income tax, estate tax, property tax, pension, ERISA and general business law, Ms. Low is able to interpret and satisfy each client’s needs in a comprehensive manner.

She represents closely held businesses and their principals, trusts and estates, and individuals regarding estate planning, probate, employment arrangements and benefits and income tax issues.

Ms. Low has also represented both for profit and not for profit health care organizations working extensively with their human resources departments to develop, manage and promote all forms of employee benefits and policy.

She has represented individuals and employees of her corporate clients with a wide range of trust and estate services. Ms. Low has substantial experience in drafting wills, trusts, health care powers, general and restricted powers of attorney, and the various other legal instruments that are useful to assist a client in reaching his or her estate planning objectives.

Ms. Low focuses on developing and implementing an integrated estate plan for each client that addresses not only estate tax, income tax and personal planning, but also coordinates the disposition of various beneficial interests, including interests in closely held businesses, jointly owned assets, pension and IRA benefits and life insurance.

Ms. Low has been an Adjunct Professor at Golden Gate University in its Graduate Tax Program, and served as the Vice Chair of the Executive Committee of the Taxation Section of the State Bar of California. On behalf of the Executive Committee, Ms. Low testified before the U.S. Senate Finance Committee regarding proposed changes in the tax law.

Ms. Low has degrees from the University of California at Berkeley (B.S. in Business Administration), University of California at Davis (J.D.) and New York University (LL.M. Taxation).  She is a member of the State Bar of California.