June 15, 2021 Coronavirus Update - We want to update you on our response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Our office is now fully open consistent with Los Angeles County and City regulations and guidelines.  We are able to welcome clients and others.  However, the Firm's policy is that unless you are vaccinated, you must have your temperature taken when you enter the office and must wear a mask while in the office.  For the time being, our visitors are on the honor system concerning vaccination status.


We are planners, first and foremost. Drawing upon decades of experience, we give sound advice and implement it for our clientele. Our practice is concentrated on individuals and businesses with an international element.

Karlin & Peebles is recruiting – we are looking for a Mandarin Chinese speaking associate to work on cross-border tax matters.  More information is available on our Career Opportunities Page.

The Firm has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a Tier One firm in Los Angeles for both Trusts & Estates Law and Tax Law.  Individual lawyers in the firm have also been recognized.  More about this on our News Page.

Lawyers at the firm regularly speak at conferences and publish articles.  See our News Page and our Publications Page.

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Cynthia D. Brittain
Cynthia D. Brittain

Cindy Brittain, Partner, works closely with multinational clients to design cross-border tax-efficient strategies, maximizing the benefits to their families’ global companies while meeting the clients’ personal succession needs. 

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