Mark McBride named Perkins Coie partner

International law firm Perkins Coie announced its 2017 partner class, and one Bellevue senior counsel was named as partner.

The firm elected Mark C. McBride, a member of the firm’s Trust & Estate planning practice, as one of 24 new partners.

He advises individuals and families in all aspects of trust and estate planning, focusing on multi-generational planning. McBride assists individuals and families on estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer taxes through the creation of wills, trusts, business entities and charitable organizations and the use of gifts, sales and other wealth-transfer strategies.

He represents executors, trustees and other fiduciaries to effectively and efficiently administer trusts, estates, business entities and charitable organizations.