Alan R. Jahde, JD, LL.M., of Counsel

Alan Jahde is a co-founder of Anderson & Jahde, P.C. His practice is focused on a combination of international income and estate tax planning, asset protection planning, private placement life insurance planning and defined benefit pension planning. Mr. Jahde also assists international clients with offshore trusts and international tax planning structures. Alan earned his J.D. from the University of Georgia and his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Denver. His work has been published in the Journal of Asset Protection and the Journal of Financial Planning, among others. Mr. Jahde was named one of Denver’s Top Rated Lawyers of 2014 by Legal Leaders in Trusts and Estates and General Practice.

Practice Areas

  • Insurance Planning
  • Asset Protection Planning
  • Estate Planning
  • International Tax Planning
  • Defined Benefit Pension Planning
  • Charitable Trust Planning


  • University of Nebraska (B.S., 1975)
  • University of Georgia (J.D., 1979)
  • University of Denver, (LL.M. in Taxation, 1987)


  • 1980, Nebraska
  • 1982, Colorado


  • Denver and Colorado Bar Associations
  • American Bar Association – Tax Section Member
  • Centennial Estate Planning Council (Past-president)


Author, “Discharging Income and Business Related Taxes in Bankruptcy,” Colorado Lawyer, September 1988. Co-Author: “Using A Foreign Jurisdiction Trust To Protect Your Clients’ Personal Assets,” Journal of Financial Planning, April, 1991; “On Shore vs. Off Shore Asset Protection Trusts: Which one is right for your client?” Journal of Asset Protection, November/December, 1997; “What are Creditors Rights Against Asset Protection Trusts?”, Estate Planning, November 1999. Continuing Legal Education Lecturer.