"Charge all things you fashion with a breath of your own spirit."
- Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet
Christopher Yoson is a partner at Cloutier Arnold Ortega and represents individuals and businesses with complex federal and state tax matters involving business sales and succession, executive benefits (including nonqualified deferred compensation – IRC 409A), life insurance, estate planning and advanced wealth transfer.
Admitted to Practice
Washington State Courts
Estate Planning Council of Seattle, Member(2010-Present)
Northwest Family Business Advisors, Member (2010-Present)
Washington State Bar Association CLE Panelist,“Advising Emerging Companies: Hiring for New Business” (October 2017)
Washington State Bar Association CLE, “Prenuptial Agreements - Outside the Four Corners” (December 2018)
Dedman School of Law, Southern Methodist University, LL.M. (Taxation) (2002)
Dedman School of Law, Southern Methodist University, Juris Doctor Degree (1999)
Member, Student Bar Association
Student Attorney, Federal Taxpayers Clinic
University of Texas at Dallas, BS Business Administration (1991)