Jonathan Purcell

Legal Education

UC Hastings College of the Law, Tax Law Concentration
Juris Doctor (JD), May 2000
Hastings Communications & Entertainment Law Journal
Symposium Editor
Business & Legal Challenges Facing Electronic Commerce

Bar Admissions

Supreme Court of the State of California
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
U.S. Tax Court

Practice Areas

Estate Planning:  
Trust Administration
Business Succession
Powers of Attorney
Trustees and Beneficiaries with Cognitive Challenges
Transactional Law:
Purchase/Sale Agreements
Licensing Agreements
Real Estate, Business Interests, Collectibles, Intellectual Property
Entity Formation:  
Choice of Entity Analysis
Entity Formation
Partnership/Shareholder/Membership Agreements
Asset Protection


Jonathan Purcell, Note, Taxation of International Computer Software Transactions Under Regulation 1.861-18, 22 Hastings Comm. & Ent. L.J. 325


English, Chinese

Volunteer Work

Bay Area Sea Kayakers: Past President
600 member organization dedicated to the enjoyment and promotion of safe sea kayaking
Petaluma Tai Chi: Founder
Provides free daily Tai Chi training, primarily to seniors