Claire F. Hofbauer


Bar Admissions

State Bar of California

U.S. Tax Court


LL.M., Loyola Law School Los Angeles

J.D., Loyola Law School Los Angeles

B.A., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Claire Hofbauer has more than 10 years of experience planning and coordinating income, estate, and gift tax savings strategies for high net worth individuals and families throughout Northern and Southern California.

She has an LL.M. in Taxation and advises clients with complex estate and gift tax, property tax and income tax issues, including estate freeze planning for sales of businesses, real estate and other assets. Claire has worked with trustees in low income tax jurisdictions to help clients minimize state and local taxes imposed on non-California source income. Advising trustees and executors in trust and estate administration matters is also part of her practice.

Claire is a third-generation native of Los Angeles. She is a life-long Lakers, Clippers, and Kings fan and is very happy football has returned to LA.