David Bastiaans

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  • Virginia


    1997

  • Massachusetts


    1997

  • Virginia Board of Accountancy


    1997

  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia


    1998

  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit


    1998

  • U.S. Tax Court


    1998

  • University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama


    LL.M. (Business Transactions, Summa Cum Laude) – 2015


     

  • Western New England University School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts


    J.D. (Cum Laude) – 1997

  • Western New England University, Springfield, Massachusetts


    B.S. (Cum Laude) – 1990


    Major: Business Administration

David Bastiaans's Photo

David Bastiaans

  • Virginia


    1997

  • Massachusetts


    1997

  • Virginia Board of Accountancy


    1997

  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia


    1998

  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit


    1998

  • U.S. Tax Court


    1998

  • University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama


    LL.M. (Business Transactions, Summa Cum Laude) – 2015


     

  • Western New England University School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts


    J.D. (Cum Laude) – 1997

  • Western New England University, Springfield, Massachusetts


    B.S. (Cum Laude) – 1990


    Major: Business Administration

As an attorney and CPA, David M. Bastiaans has spent his career focused on assisting businesses and individuals in achieving their strategic goals, or helping them solve challenges that may stand in the way of these goals. David has a saying, “If you are not planning, you are reacting!” This proves true for most people in both business and in life. There are those who make things happen and for others, things happen to them. Mr. Bastiaans’ practice concentrates on estate planning, business solutions and exit planning. David’s training as an attorney and CPA, combined with his advanced degrees (LL.M), uniquely qualify him to assist business owners in realizing their personal and professional goals. He has also been certified as an exit planning advisor via the Exit Planning Institute.

 

  • Adjunct Professor, Taxation of Business Entities and Individuals, Old Dominion University

  • Adjunct Professor, Business Law, Professional Ethics and Legal Issues in Accounting, Old Dominion University

  • Adjunct Professor, Fiduciary Income Taxes on Estates, Trusts and Beneficiaries, Old Dominion University

  • Adjunct Professor, Partnership Income Taxation, Old Dominion University

  • Lecturer, Handling the Sale of a Business, National Business Institute, 2015

  • Lecturer, Trusts 101, National Business Institute, 2013

  • Lecturer, LLC’s: From Formation to Special Uses, National Business Institute, 2013

  • Lecturer, Business Entities in Estate Planning, National Business Institute Seminar, 2009, 2012, 2013

  • Lecturer, Tax Exempt Organizations from Start to Finish, National Business Institute, 2012

  • Lecturer, Qualified Personal Residence Trust, National Business Institute Seminar, 2009

  • Lecturer, Top Estate Planning Techniques, National Business Institute, 2009

  • Lecturer, Advanced LLC Issues, National Business Institute, 2007

  • Lecturer, Mastering Estate Planning Issues of LLC’s, National Business Institute Seminar, 2007

  • Lecturer, Minority Member Rights & Fiduciary Obligations, National Business Institute Seminar, 2007

  • Lecturer, Incorporating Uniform Trust Code Changes Into Your Practice, National Business Institute, 2006

  • Lecturer, Spendthrift Provisions Under the Uniform Trust Code, National Business Institute Seminar, 2006

  • Lecturer, Drafting Limited Liability Company and Limited Liability Partnership Agreements, National Business Institute, 2005

  • Lecturer, Economic Rights & Obligation of LLC Members, National Business Institute Seminar, 2005

  • Lecturer, Management of LLC’s, National Business Institute Seminar, 2005

  • Lecturer, Ethical Issues of Representing LLC’s, National Business Institute Seminar, 2005

  • Selected and listed as one of Virginia’s “Legal Elite” (Business Law), Virginia Business Magazine, 2017 - 2020

  • Selected as one of Coastal Virginia Magazine’s, “Top Lawyers”, 2016 - 2021

  • Outstanding Adjunct Faculty of the Year Award, Strome College of Business, 2014-2015

  • Listed as one of Virginia’s “Legal Elite” (Taxes, Estates and Trusts), Virginia Business Magazine, 2005

  • Snyder Family St. Joseph of Cupertino Ethics Award, 1997

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award, Federal Tax Practice & Procedure, 1996

  • Virginia Bar Association

  • Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia, Inc., Past-Chairperson

  • Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia, Inc., Member, Executive Board

  • Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia, Inc., Member, General Board

  • St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, Parishioner

  • St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, Men’s Club Member

  • Knights of Columbus (Council #9056), Member

  • Virginia Beach Golf League, Founder, Established 2007

  • Virginia Beach Rugby, Inc.

  • V.A. Baseball