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Attorney Shad M. Brown

Shad M. Brown, J.D., LLM, is a founding partner of the Brown & Jensen law firm. Shad's practice is focused on estate planning, probate, tax law, and qualified domestic relation orders.

Legal Career

Prior to forming Brown & Jensen, Shad was an attorney with a prominent Arizona law firm. It was there that Shad established a premier tax practice for the firm involving complex tax planning and tax problem resolution.

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Before entering private practice, Shad worked as a tax attorney at the IRS's Office of Chief Counsel where he represented the IRS in civil and criminal tax matters.

Shad's experience includes work on various federal tax issues, including but not limited to personal income tax, partnership tax, corporate tax, transfer tax (i.e., estate, gift and generation skipping), tax-exempt organizations, tax penalties/additions to tax, financial crimes, forfeitures, tax liens and tax levies. Shad has significant experience in helping with tax problems, including IRS tax audit support, IRS appeals, tax litigation, offers in compromise, and installment agreements. He also has experience in tax planning, estate planning, trust administration, probate, guardianships, conservatorships, and QDROs.

Shad enjoys helping people tackle tax problems of all types and structuring life's transactions in a way that minimizes client's tax liability. He is a member of the Tax Section of the Arizona Bar.

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Tax Law
  • Trust Administration

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona
  • United States Tax Court

Legal Organizations

  • State Bar of Arizona Tax Section

Education

  • Master of Laws in Taxation (LLM), University of Florida, Levin College of Law, 2008
    Editor, Florida Tax Review
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.), Mississippi College School of Law, 2007
    Magna Cum Laude
    Graduated 5th in his class
    Executive Editor, Mississippi College Law Review Journal
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Business-Marketing, 2004

Personal Life

Shad and his wife love to take advantage of all that the valley has to offer. When not at work, Shad enjoys spending time with his wife and their five children. He also enjoys playing golf.

MESA
3850 E Baseline Rd, Suite 112
Mesa, AZ 85206
(480) 447-7107
TUCSON
7473 E. Tanque Verde Road
Suite 100
Tucson, AZ 85715
(520) 433-4510
SCOTTSDALE
9375 E. Shea Blvd.
Suite 214
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 712-5914
CHANDLER
3115 S. Price Road, Suite 114
Chandler, AZ 85248
(480) 463-4452
GOODYEAR
14441 W. McDowell Road
B102 Suite E
Goodyear, AZ 85395
(623) 232-0939
PEORIA
14050 N. 83rd Avenue
Suite 290H
Peoria, AZ 85381
(623) 900-1823
SHOW LOW
40 N. White Mountain Road
Suite A
Show Low, AZ 85901
(928) 487-4737
PAYSON
630 E. Highway 260
Suite B
Payson, AZ 85541
(928) 478-8833