Meet Justin Shiau

Founder and principal attorney of Athlon Legal, APC, a registered law corporation.

Justin is a Chicago native and obtained his B.A. in English from the University of Chicago.  After college, Justin attended USC Law School, graduating with high honors in 2003.  He has been a California licensed attorney for over 10 years.

Justin founded Athlon Legal, APC in 2010 with the goal of bringing high quality, yet accessible, legal services to the public.  His practice focuses practice on estate planning and the representation of small businesses.

Estate planning can seem intimidating and confusing at times.  But Justin is committed to making the process as clear, simple and efficient.  Justin designs plans which are individually customized for each client’s personal situation.  He believes in building long-lasting relationships with his clients and takes the time to truly understand his client’s concerns and goals during the planning process.  Justin feels truly honored when a client chooses him to help protect his clients’ family and financial future.

By constantly educating and challenging himself to stay on the cutting edge of planning techniques, Justin is able to provide superior value and service to his clients.  He is committed to the highest standards of practice excellence and is a member of WealthCounsel, a national organization of estate planning attorneys.

Actively involved in his local community, Justin serves on the board of the Financial Planning Association of San Gabriel Valley.  He is also a member of the Pasadena Bar Association, the Asian Pacific American Bar Association, the Monrovia Chamber of Commerce, the San Gabriel Chamber of Commerce, and the Alhambra Chamber of Commerce.

In his spare time, Justin acts as pro bono legal counsel for Project by Project, a national nonprofit dedicated to nurturing leadership and social entrepreneurship.  He also serves on the scholarship committee of USC’s Asian Pacific American Alumni Association.

Justin has also volunteered his legal expertise by providing estate planning seminars to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Habitat for Humanity, and the San Gabriel Chamber of Commerce.

During his personal time, Justin enjoys hiking and playing golf with his wonderful wife Stephanie.  He is also an avid reader and likes to play the occasional game of tennis.


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