SILAS I. HARRINGTON
Silas I. Harrington is licensed to practice law in the states of California and Washington and is a three-time graduate from the University of Washington in Seattle receiving his bachelor's, law and advanced tax (LLM) degrees from the school. As an undergraduate, Mr. Harrington competed on the Husky crew team and won a National Championship title. He then was inducted into the school's Husky Hall of Fame.
Mr. Harrington spent nearly ten years providing in-house legal services to financial planning firms in Southern California serving as General Counsel for Greenbook Financial Services, Inc. (now known as First Allied Wealth Management, Inc.) and focusing on the firm's trust and qualified plan compliance. In 2009, Mr. Harrington left as an in-house attorney with First Allied, and opened his own law firm in Escondido. In private practice, Mr. Harrington's practice is focused on estate and business planning, estate and trust administration, ERISA compliance and assisting fudiciaries and their advisors. Mr. Harrington is frequently engaged by plan sponsors, third party pension administrators, CPAs and other attorneys to address plan compliance issues on a proactive basis or to represent the plans with respect to examinations, or inquires from the IRS or DOL.