Susanna Truax Kintz practices in the areas of business law, estate planning, trust administration, probate, and asset protection. Susanna is licensed in Nevada, California, and Illinois.
Susanna represents businesses relocating to or organizing in the state of California and Nevada, including assisting clients with shareholder, partnership and LLC operating agreements, buy-sell agreements, investor and owner-financed lines of credit and other secured transactions, contracts, and non-disclosure agreements.
Susanna assists both business clients and individuals with all their estate planning needs, including estate and gift tax mitigation, business succession, charitable gifting, special needs planning, trust administration, probate, and trust litigation.
Susanna’s asset protection practice combines her business law and estate planning practice with her knowledge of fraudulent transfer, bankruptcy and family law, which enables Susanna to devise creative strategies to achieve meaningful creditor protection. Susanna also assists clients in prosecuting and defending fraudulent transfer claims.
Susanna graduated from the University of Southern California with a dual degree in mathematics and economics. Susanna earned a JD degree from Chicago Kent College of Law with honors, where she was a member of the law review. Susanna worked for Vedder Price in Chicago, in the corporate and securities law practice area. Susanna earned an LLM in International Taxation from Thomas Jefferson School of Law with highest honors, focusing in the area of asset protection, international transactions and international estate planning.
Susanna moved to Nevada in 2010 to pursue her asset protection practice under the favorable tax, trust, and business laws of Nevada. Susanna enjoys the Lake Tahoe life style and is an avid skier, hiker, volleyball player, and mountain bike rider. Susanna is the mother of four grown children.