Taylor Hobin is an Associate attorney at Wagner Kirkman Blaine Klomparens & Youmans LLP who specializes in tax law, estate planning, and business law. Taylor’s practice focuses on estate planning, on representing businesses and individuals in tax planning and tax controversy against the IRS and the FTB, business entity formations and operations strategies, business sales, and probate and trust administration.
Taylor has counseled many families on estate planning, including advanced estate planning strategies, and serves as a long-term trusted advisor to his clients. He has administered numerous estates through probates and through trust administrations. He has successfully litigated estate disputes and resolved tax controversies with the IRS and the FTB, advocating strongly on behalf of his clients.
Taylor graduated from UC Hastings College of the Law where he was an editor of the UC Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly. He then completed the LLM in Taxation Program at Golden Gate University which is a specialized master’s-level degree in the field of tax law. Prior to joining Wagner Kirkman Blaine Klomparens & Youmans LLP, Taylor practiced law with Sehr Law Firm, in Walnut Creek, CA.
In addition to the practice of law, Taylor is an avid golfer. He was captain of the University of San Francisco Golf Team in 2006 and 2007 and was a GCAA Academic All-American in 2007.
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, Juris Doctorate
Golden Gate University School of Law, Masters of Law in Taxation
University of San Francisco, Bachelor of Arts
De La Salle High School
State Bar of California
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
United States Tax Court