David P. Stanush - Strasburger & Price, LLP
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David P. Stanush

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2001

David P. Stanush focuses his practice on the laws governing estate planning and taxes. His experience encompasses:

  • tax planning for U.S. citizens, particularly those with federal gift, estate and generation skipping transfer concerns;
  • conducting probate, trust and guardianship litigation;
  • counseling fiduciaries and beneficiaries in the administration of decedent’s estates, inter-vivos and testamentary trusts, and guardianships for incapacitated persons; and
  • representing taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service in federal gift, estate, and generation skipping transfer tax matters.

David is Board Certified in Estate Planning & Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is also a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas.

Additional Information

Experience — Provided advice to individuals on estate planning for death or incapacity. Such advice included tax planning for all federal taxes as well as inheritance and income taxes of different states and foreign countries, non-tax planning for minor children, and many other aspects of estate planning.
  • Provided advice to individuals and fiduciaries in controversies with the Internal Revenue Service on audits of federal estate and gift tax returns.
  • Provided advice to individual and corporate fiduciaries during the administration of decedent’s estates, guardianship estates, and trusts, included the preparation of federal estate tax returns, probate inventories and accountings, as well as advice on funding of bequests.
  • Provided advice to beneficiaries of estates and trusts to determine and enforce their rights as beneficiaries.
  • Participated in litigation matters involving estates, guardianships and trusts from the standpoints of both the fiduciary and the beneficiary. Such matters included, but are not limited to, participation in numerous trials in the Courts of the State of Texas as well as appeals of trial court decisions to the Appellate Courts of the State of Texas.
  • Served as an expert witness in trials involving decedent’s estates, guardianships and trusts.
    The University of Texas at AustinBBA 1981The University of Texas School of LawJ.D. 1987
    American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

    Office Location

    2301 Broadway Street
    San Antonio, TX 78215
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Trusts and Estates (Estate Planning)