Jared Callister – Fresno Estate Planning Attorney

Jared Callister |

Fishman Larsen Callister

(559) 648-9513


7112 North Fresno Street
Suite 450
Fresno, CA 93720

Jared Callister | Fishman Larsen Callister


Firm Summary

Prior to joining Fishman Larsen & Callister, Jared served as an attorney-adviser to the Honorable Stephen J. Swift of the United States Tax Court in Washington, D.C.

While with the Tax Court, Jared aided in the research and drafting of complex opinions relating to family limited partnerships, charitable trusts, defined value gifts and disclaimers, and other issues before the court.

Practice Areas

Jared assists businesses and their owners with respect to entity formation, operation, merger and acquisition, reorganization, and dissolution. In particular, Jared’s practice concentrates in the areas of corporate, partnership and real estate transactions and taxation, business and individual tax planning, estate planning and taxation of exempt organizations.

Jared’s unique background and knowledge enable him to effectively represent taxpayers before the IRS, the Franchise Tax Board, and the United States Tax Court. Jared’s specialization in complex tax, estate, and business succession planning helps his clients preserve and protect their wealth.

Professional Associations

  • Fresno Estate Planning Council
  • The State Bar of California
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society
  • Trusts and Estates Section of the State Bar of California
  • Taxation Section of the State Bar of California
  • Estate Planning Section of the Fresno County Bar Association – former co-chair
  • Fresno County Bar Association

Bar and Court Admissions

  • California
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of California
  • United States Tax Court
  • United States Bankruptcy Court


  • Georgetown University Law Center
    Washington D.C.
    LL.M Taxation (With Distinction) – 2007
  • George Mason University School of Law
    Arlington, Virginia
    J.D. (Cum Laude) – 2006
  • Brigham Young University
    Provo, Utah
    B.S. Business Finance (Cum Laude) – 2003


Jared was named a Northern California “Rising Star” in 2013 and 2014 by Super Lawyers Magazine.

Media & Articles

Quoted in the following:
“The Dollars and Sense of Buying a Vaction Home”,
Next Avenue – by Craig Venezia
Reprinted in the Huffington Post 3/8/15

Quoted in the following:
“Finish Your Will to Spare Family Pain”,
Mainstreet.com and Bankingmyway.com

Presenter at:
The 2014 Nexus Symposium, Chapman University

“High Speed Rail Tax Issues:
What Every Dairyman Needs to Know”
California Dairy Magazine, June 2013 Issue,
co-authored with Robert G. Fishman, Esq.

“Don’t Make Section 501(c)(4) the Patsy
of the IRS Scandal” Visalia Times-Delta,
June 28, 2013

“6 Expert Tips on Minimizing Exposure to
2013 Tax Hikes” on Minyanvile.com

Plastic Surgery Practice, “Is Plastic Surgery
Really Tax Deductible”, February 12, 2013

Investopedia.com, Q&A Section on
capital gains exemptions

Guest Appearance:
Me-TV Fresno, the John Malos Show
guest appearance, Episode 7, discussing
taxes, April 17, 2012

News Segment “State Controller Visits the Valley”,
KMPH 26, January 26, 2009