Samantha W. Bryant is a member of the Firm’s Estate and Financial Planning and Corporate Law Departments, as well as the Labor and Employment Department.
Her primary area of practice is to counsel clients in estate planning matters, taking into consideration a broad range of estate, gift, individual and fiduciary income tax implications, in order to integrate these areas of planning with each client’s unique circumstances and personal goals. She also assists clients in assuring proper integration of retirement and other qualified plans, and can facilitate multi-generational/succession planning for family-owned businesses.
Ms. Bryant prepares wills, trusts, powers of attorney, healthcare proxies, living wills and prenuptial agreements. She has a wide range of experience in estate planning for non-traditional families, including second marriages and same-sex couples.
Ms. Bryant provides comprehensive legal advice to commercial real estate owners in connection with leasing, financing, acquisitions and corporate mergers, as well as aiding charities and other tax-exempt organizations in gaining and maintaining tax-exempt status.
Prior to joining Hinman Straub P.C., she practiced law in Honolulu, Hawaii. Ms. Bryant speaks fluent German.