Snell & Wilmer Partner Steffi Hafen Named by Latino Leaders Magazine as Top Latino Lawyer of 2019
By: Snell & Wilmer
Top Latino Lawyers of 2019 is the fifth annual list published by Latino Leaders Magazine, which includes the selection of the top Latino lawyers who, with each of their achievements, community involvement and career paths, are examples of leaders who work to bring justice in our country. With more than 600 nominations nationwide from lawyers with diverse backgrounds, the list highlights those who are top in their practice areas, not only handling notable cases, but also giving back to their local communities.
"As a child and grandchild of Cuban refugees, giving back to the Latino community is an important part of my life, and I am honored to be recognized as a leader in the Latino community," said Hafen.
Hafen is dedicated to diversity and advancement in the legal profession and community. She serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors for Orange County Head Start and sits on the Boards of Boys and Girls Clubs of Long Beach and Orange County Hispanic Bar Association.
Hafen, a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, California Board of Legal Specialization, has her LL.M. in Taxation. She is a partner of the firm's Private Client Services and General Federal Tax practice groups and works in the Orange County and Los Angeles offices. Hafen's practice is concentrated in tax, trust, and estate matters with emphasis in estate planning, trust and probate administration, and estate and gift taxation.
Hafen has been published in the areas of tax and estate planning and has spoken at events for various organizations, including the ABA and the National Diversity Council. She was named a 2019 On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers Honoree by the ABA and has been selected as a Rising Star in Estate Planning and Probate by Southern California Super Lawyers the past two years. For more information about Hafen's practice, visit https://www.swlaw.com/
About Snell & Wilmer
Founded in 1938, Snell & Wilmer is a full-service business law firm with more than 450 attorneys practicing in 12 locations throughout the United States and in Mexico, including Los Angeles and Orange County, California; Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona Denver, Colorado; Washington, D.C.; Boise, Idaho; Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada; Albuquerque, New Mexico; Salt Lake City, Utah; and Los Cabos, Mexico. The firm represents clients ranging from large, publicly traded corporations to small businesses, individuals and entrepreneurs. For more information, visit www.swlaw.com.