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Gevurtz Menashe

PDX 503.227.1515
WA 360.823.0410

Sara A. Winter

Sara A. Winter

Law Clerk
Sara has a natural talent of instantly connecting with people. Both personally and professionally, building great relationships has always been the cornerstone of her success. Whether she is helping clients plan for their future or guiding them through the loss of a loved one, her goal is to give clients comfort that their loved ones are taken care of, preserve their legacy, and achieve their goals. Knowing each client has different needs, and the work the estate planning team does is complex, she strives to ensure each client understands the work being done—and more importantly, the mission behind it—in a practical and sensitive manner. With an LL.M in Taxation, Sara uses her expertise to place a special focus on tax planning for all of her clients, whether it is income, gift, or estate related.
 
After a decade of building a successful estate planning practice in Texas, Sara has relocated to Portland, hoping to make the City of Roses her “forever home”. When she’s not helping clients plan for their future, you’ll likely find Sara running, baking, or spending time with her husband and two French Bulldogs, Dexter and Butters. Her professional motto is "Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much." –Helen Keller

Oregon
Portland
(503) 227-1515

Washington
Vancouver
(360) 823-0410

"Sometimes, the simple act of listening can make all the difference."

Education

  • LL.M in Taxation, The University of Washington School of Law, 2011
  • Juris Doctorate, Texas Tech University School of Law, 2010
  • Masters of Art in English, Northern Arizona University, 2006
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Arizona State University, 2004

Publications

  • “First in Time Yet Last in Line: The Deterioration of Bankruptcy’s Absolute Priority Rule.” 6 No. 10 Andrew’s Bankruptcy Litigation Reporter 2, September 18, 2009.
  • National Business Institute, Estate Planning for Ranchers and Farmers.

Activities

  • Member, Multnomah County Bar Association
  • Member, Texas State Bar

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