Steven Sigsbury joined Jackson & Campbell, P.C. in 2011 as a member of the Trusts and Estates, Tax Law and Business Law Practice Groups. Steven's practice focuses on estate planning, trust and estate administration, and related areas of federal and state tax law involving transfers of family wealth to succeeding generations, settlement negotiations in large estate controversies, family trust matters, and charitable tax planning.
Steven has experience drafting wills, trusts, and all ancillary documents in connection with estate or gift tax planning. He has experience with wealth transfer techniques such as life insurance trusts, grantor retained interest trusts, defective grantor trusts, and charitable remainder trusts. Steven also has advised clients on a number of business succession planning issues, including the formation and funding of family limited partnerships and family limited liability companies. He also has experience with international estate planning, advising clients on international estate taxation issues and setting up qualified domestic trusts.
In addition, Steven has represented a number of clients before the Internal Revenue Service, negotiating and compromising tax liabilities. He has achieved success reducing tax liabilities, staying collections, and in withdrawing tax liens.
Prior to joining Jackson & Campbell, P.C., Steven worked for several years in Colorado as a tax and estate planning associate. He earned his J.D. and his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Denver and received his B.A. in History from the University of Virginia.
Steven is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, Virginia, and Colorado, and Steven is a member of the D.C., Virginia, and Colorado Bar Associations.
Steven is a past President of the UVaClub of Denver, an alumni organization of the University of Virginia, and has served on the Board of Directors for the Rocky Mountain Dart Association, a Colorado nonprofit organization.