Firm ProfileOur firm was founded in 1994 by Ben E. Connor, who previously spent many years as an executive with such companies as Tiffany & Co., Xerox, and Merrill Lynch.
Ben is a member of WealthCounsel-a nationwide collaboration of more than 3000 trust and estate planning attorneys dedicated to client service and continuing education. Ben has extensive training in IRA's with Ed Slott and Company and Robert Keebler & Associates, both the preeminent leaders in IRA and IRA Trust education. He has drafted hundreds of Revocable Living Trusts, and the popular IRA Beneficiary Trust, which in light of the June 2014 U.S. Supreme Court decision disallowing creditor protection in bankruptcy for inherited IRAs, have become even more vital to IRA planning than ever before.
Ben is also an expert in Social Security retirement benefits. He is one of few attorneys who have been extensively trained to help clients understand the hundreds of options available to them when choosing their Social Security income benefit.
Ben received his Bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University and his Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law.
Ben is licensed to practice law in both Arizona and Utah.