Andrew S. Atkin, Attorney at Law

Mr. Atkin concentrates his practice in the areas of income and estate tax planning. Prior to joining Rodriguez, Horii, Choi & Cafferata LLP, Mr. Atkin was of counsel for Pesin & Associates, P.C., and consulted with accounting firms KPMG, LLP, and Deloitte & Touche, LLP.

Mr. Atkin’s experience includes:

• Counseling on the formation of family limited partnerships and the utilization of various forms of trusts

• Advising on charitable giving structures including charitable remander trusts and supporting organizations

• Advising on issues regarding unrelated business income tax and the self-dealing rules

• Analyzing ownership change limitations on net operating losses and other tax attributes

• Supervising the audit process in matters related to the utilization of net operating losses, including the drafting and review of protest letters and appearances before the Internal Revenue Service

• Day-to-day counseling on issues arising out of estate and income tax planning

• Also admitted to practice in Florida.


J.D. Emory University School of Law, 1995, with distinction; Order of the Coif

B.A. State University of New York at Albany, 1991


Member, Board of Directors for the Program for Torture Victims, Los Angeles

Founder of the Andrew S. Atkin Charitable Fund, a donor-advised fund that is a component fund to the California Community Foundation