Mr. Ian Hasegawa, Esq., MBA earned his MBA at the Thunderbird School of Global Management. Ian is proficient in Spanish, having lived in South America while volunteering for a not-for-profit organization. Following several years in the international division of Charles Schwab & Co., Ian refocused on international trade and logistics by working with UPS in international business development. At UPS, Ian consulted with importers and exporters to implement process improvement and compliance with trade laws. It was during this time that Ian began earning his law degree.
Before establishing his own practice, Ian worked for a prominent Asset Protection firm Lodmell & Lodmell, and prior to that practiced law in a full service estate planning and probate firm in Arizona helping clients protect their assets and plan for their loved ones. Ian’s experience with complex probates, conservatorships, estate planning, trust administration, and business entity formation. His diverse background all contribute to his ability to help clients create the best Estate Planning, Asset Protection planning, and Small Business Planning available. Ian brings a wealth of legal, business and financial experience to the table when assisting his clients. He is a member of the National Association of Asian American Professionals and local and national Asian Bar Associations.
Ian was born in Calgary, Alberta Canada and is now a naturalized US citizen living in the Phoenix area, together with his wife Michelle and son. Michelle owns and runs her own local massage therapy and spa establishment in the NW Valley. Ian's other interests involve participating in adventure races, mountain biking, and riding off-road motorcycles with his son.