Arizona Asset Protection Lawyer Ike Devji in Financial Consultant Magazine

Attorney Ike Devji was recently featured as an author in the premier issue of Financial Consultant Magazine. Ike’s article, “The Growing Role Of Financial Advisors – Asset Protection” takes a look at the financial devastation that many successful professionals experienced over the last few years and the role that top advisors must play in helping their […]

When Should You Update Your Estate Plan?

We’ve previously highlighted the financial and legal planning issue business owners and doctors feel uninformed about, and provided links to more than half a dozen articles on those areas of concern. Today we continue our examination of those blind spots by addressing a common question: When should I update my estate plan? We’ve previously addressed common estate-planning […]

HOW TO MINIMIZE OR ELIMINATE TAX LIABILITY REGARDING MORTGAGE DEBT FORGIVENESS

This week we take a look at the tax liability associated with mortgage debt forgiveness and how it can be reduced or eliminated. Given what’s happened in the real estate market over the last six years of the recession this is a vital issue for both casual investors and real estate professionals like developers and […]

CAN YOU BE SUED FOR NOT HIRING A CRIMINAL? YES – Asset Protection and HR

DISCRIMINATING AGAINST CRIMINALS IN YOUR WORKFORCE     QUESTION:       CAN  THE  EQUAL  EMPLOYMENT  OPPORTUNITY  COMMISSION  (“EEOC”)  CHARGE  MY  COMPANY  FOR  DISCRIMINATION  IF  WE  FOLLOW  STATE  LAWS  PROHIBITING  US  FROM  HIRING  PEOPLE  WITH  CRIMINAL  RECORDS? ANSWER:          THE  EEOC  SAYS  THAT  COMPLYING  WITH  STATE  OR LOCAL  LAWS  DOES NOT  SHIELD  AN EMPLOYER  FROM LIABILITY  FOR  DISCRIMINATION  CAUSED  […]

Protecting and Passing On Your Gun Collection

Those of us that live in states that support our 2nd Amendment rights and allow responsible firearm ownership are aware of the responsibility we have as gun owners in the safe storage and use of our guns. What is often overlooked however is how those guns are handled after we pass and how they will […]

Seller Financing in Today’s Luxury Home Market

 Buying and selling homes in AZ right now is tough for most people. Sure, the speculators with cash are out there outbidding you on the courthouse steps to protect their rentals and market share, but what if you are trying to buy or sell a fine home and are NOT a cash buyer? One way […]

TOP 10 ARIZONA LAWSUIT VERDICTS OF 2008

ASSET PROTECTION UPDATE – TOP ARIZONA LAWSUIT VERDICTS OF 2008We are continually surprised by the number of successful and educated business people and their advisors that underestimate the exposure they and they clients face just from “walking around rich” or even with just the appearance of wealth. We warn people about these exposures and seek […]

IKE DEVJI and JEFF CHRISTENSON featured in WORTH Magazine

SEE THE WORTH FEATURE HERE: http://worth.com/index.php/advice?id=5&view=single Arizona advisors to the Affluent Jeff Christenson and Ike Devji selected as WORTH Magazine national “Leading Wealth & Legal Advisors” Phoenix, AZ – JUNE 2009 Jeff Christenson, a Phoenix money manager and President of Christenson Wealth Management and Asset Protection Attorney Ike Devji, Executive V.P. of the Wealthy 100, […]

Understanding the Arizona Anti-Deficiency Statutes and What they Mean to YOU

Understanding the Arizona Anti-Deficiency Statutes and What they Mean to YOU We have many questions and conflicting interpretations of the Arizona Anti-Deficiency statutes and what they really mean and do. For clarification I turned to Attorney Neal Bookspan who is a partner at Phoenix law firm Jaburg & Wilk and who handles a variety of […]