Chad R. Ruyle is a Principal at Ruyle & Ruyle, practicing in Estate Planning, Transfer Tax (Estate, Gift, and Generation-Skipping), Business Succession, Charitable Planning and Asset Protection. Mr. Ruyle advises clients with regard to their basic estate plans (Trust, Wills, Durable Powers of Attorney and Advance Health Care Directives), as well as assisting his clients in evaluating and implementing various sophisticated and complex transfer tax strategies such as Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts, Qualified Personal Residence Trusts, Installment Sales to Intentionally Defective Irrevocable Trusts, Grantor Retained Annuity Trusts, Charitable Trusts and Buy-Sell Agreements. Mr. Ruyle also helps clients to protect and preserve assets through Domestic and Foreign Asset Protection Trusts as well as Dynasty Trusts. He is a published author and frequent lecturer for Attorneys, Certified Public Accountants, Insurance Professionals and Financial Advisors. Mr. Ruyle holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Sociology from Baylor University (2000), and a Juris Doctor degree from California Western School of Law (2003). He is a member of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the American Bar Association and the Estate Planning and Tax Sections of the California and San Diego Bar Association.