700 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030

Dallas Dean is a member of the firm’s transactional team. His practice includes estate planning, tax planning, probate, trust administration, business law, and real estate transactions. Mr. Dean earned a B.A. in English Literature from the University of Utah, and a J.D. from Brigham Young University where he focused on tax law.

Dallas E. Dean, Senior Associate, Corey, Luzaich, de Ghetaldi & Riddle LLP

Mr. Dean also earned an L.L.M. in Taxation from the University of San Francisco. His background includes four years at Andersen in San Francisco where he assisted high net worth individuals become compliant with income tax and transfer tax laws. Mr. Dean also gained experience at the United States Tax Court in Washington, D.C. and the Probate Department of the Superior Court of California in San Mateo County.


Utah State Bar
State Bar of California

Practice Areas:

Estate Planning
Tax Planning
Trust Administration
Business Law

Academic Credentials:

LLM – Taxation, University of San Francisco, 2016
J.D., Brigham Young University, 2012
B.A., Summa Cum Laude, University of Utah, 2008


Super Lawyers, Rising Star (2021 – 2023)

Professional Affiliations:

State Bar of California, Estate Planning and Taxation Sections
San Mateo County Bar Association
San Mateo County Estate Planning and Probate Section Board Member
CAOC/San Mateo County Trial Lawyers Association
American Association for Justice

Civic Affiliations:

San Francisco Beekeepers Association Board Member


“A Little Rule that Goes a Long Way: A Simplified Rule Enforcing the 501(c)(3) Ban on Church Campaign Intervention,” University of Virginia Journal of Law and Politics, 2012