Rocket Fuel

graduate: Faculty

Judd Robert Marten, JD, LLM
Title:
Adjunct Professor
Department:
Taxation
Campus:
Seattle
  • 206-357-5085

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

Estate Planning

ERISA practice

Business formation & transition of ownership (corporate, partnership & limited liability companies)

Licensed professional entities

IRS & Department of Labor ruling applications & exemption requests

EDUCATION

  • BA, University of California, Santa Barbara

  • JD, University of Puget Sound School of Law

  • LLM (Taxation), Boston University School of Law

PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

1986-Present
Faculty Member, Golden Gate University

1983-Present
Shareholder, LeSourd & Patten, PS

1999-Present
Adjunct Faculty Member, Seattle University School of Law

1979-1983
Associate, Dahlgren & Dauenhauer, PS

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Washington State Bar Association, Real Property Probate and Trust Newsletter, Winter 2011-2012, IRAs, Trusts, and Beneficiary Designations What Works and What Doesn't, pages 5-8. http://www.wsbarppt.com/newsletters/2011winter.pdf

  • CCH, 401(k) Advisor (newsletter), 2011, Distribution/Estate Planning: A Forgotten Art?

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Graduate Tax Program, Golden Gate University, 2012

  • Outstanding Adjunct Faculty Award, Seattle University School of Law, 2012

  • Super Lawyers, 2002-2012

  • The Best Lawyers in America, 1991-2012 Editions

  • Access to Justice Institute Award of Distinction for Mentoring Students and Leadership towards Pro Bono in our Communities, Seattle University School of Law, April 21, 2005