2002 Ardestani
Scholar Profile

Elham Ardestani

Los Angeles Law


Elham graduated from UCLA law school in May of 2011 and is currently working at McDermott Will & Emery in their Private Client Group, where she focuses on all aspects of estate and wealth transfer planning, including international estate planning, charitable planning, business succession planning and post-death administration. Prior to her practice at McDermott, Elham practiced at PriceWaterhouseCoopers, in their Mergers & Acquisitions tax, State and Local Tax, and International Tax practices. Elham was awarded the Bruce Hochman Award in her final year of law school. This award is given to one person each year at UCLA Law who is recognized by the faculty as the most distinguished in tax law in the graduating class.

High school:  Ulysses S. Grant High School


College Year Degree
University of California - Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
2006 B.A. Business Economics
University of California - Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
2011 J.D. Law