Richard S. Calone received his BS in accounting at the University of Notre Dame du Lac in 1968. He then received his legal education at the University of Santa Clara in 1971, and was admitted to the California State Bar in 1972. Mr. Calone received his MBA in Taxation from Golden Gate University in 1974, and has been certified as a specialist in taxation law by California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. He has practiced as a tax attorney in the Stockton area since May 4, 1974, after spending more than two years with the Internal Revenue Service as an Estate Tax Attorney. Mr. Calone was also a Commissioned Officer, USAR, AR in 1968 and resigned as a Captain in 1976.
Mr. Calone began his career in Stockton with the law firm of Brown, Lane, Calone & Duncan. He has continually specialized in taxation for the individual taxpayers and their wealth accumulation entities.
Jason W. Harrel, is a Partner practicing law with the Calone & Harrel Law Group, LLP, since May 1997. Mr. Harrel obtained his B.A. from the University of Arizona and his Juris Doctor degree from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan. Mr. Harrel obtained his Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree in taxation from Golden Gate University School of Law. Mr. Harrel subsequently received a Certificate of Specialization in Taxation Law from the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization.
Mr. Harrel concentrates his practice in all manners of taxation (income, non-profit, sales, audit, collection and criminal), real estate transactions, tax deferred exchanges, corporate, partnership and limited liability company law matters.
As a frequent columnist and contributor to the Central Valley Business Journal, Mr. Harrel writes articles on various tax and business related subjects.
Wendy M. Morodomi is an Associate Attorney practicing law with the Calone & Harrel Law Group, LLP, since August 2004. Ms. Morodomi is licensed to practice law in the State of California and the State of Michigan. Ms. Morodomi earned her LL.M. degree with honors in Taxation from Golden Gate University, School of Law. She received her J.D. degree from the University of Detroit, Mercy School of Law and her B.A. degree in Political Science from the University of the Pacific.
Ms. Morodomi is actively involved in the San Joaquin County Bar Association and the Stockton Estate Planning Council.
Ms. Morodomi practices in the areas of taxation (gift, estate, income, audit and collections), business, real estate, estate planning, trust administration and probate.
Keith R. Wood is an Associate Attorney practicing law with the Calone & Harrel Law Group, LLP, since June 2014. Mr. Wood obtained his B.A. from the University of California at Riverside and received his J.D. from Western State College of Law in 2010. Mr. Wood graduated from law school second in his class and was awarded the Dean Maryann Jones Achievement and Leadership Award, recognizing outstanding service and superior academic achievement.
Following law school, Mr. Wood worked as an associate attorney for the largest consumer bankruptcy law firm in the country and brings extensive knowledge of Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 consumer bankruptcies.
Mr. Wood concentrates his practice on consumer and business bankruptcies, representing individuals against IRS and FTB collections, business law (including collection of outstanding receivables), and civil litigation.
Darren J. Pluth is an Associate Attorney practicing law with Calone & Harrel Law Group, LLP, since June 2014. He has worked in the area of Tax Controversy since 2009 and is licensed to practice law in California. Mr. Pluth earned his LL.M (Master of Laws) in Taxation, from the University of Washington School of Law. He received his J.D. degree from Golden Gate University School of Law of San Francisco, and his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from San Jose State University.