Jahiz Noel Agard

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(415) 421-2017  
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  • J.D., 2011
    Santa Clara University School of Law
  • M.A., 1986
    Northwestern University
  • B.A., 1984
    The Ohio State University

Professional Career

  • 2011 - Present
    Trucker Huss
    San Francisco, California
  • 2006 - 2007
    Novartis Vaccines & Diagnostics, Inc.
  • 1999 - 2006
    Chiron Corporation
  • 1997 - 1999
    John Parry & Alexander
  • 1994 - 1997
    Chiron Corporation
  • 1986 - 1994
    Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Professional Licenses
and Affiliations

  • Editor, Western Pension & Benefits Conference
  • Member, The State Bar of California
  • Member, Bar Association of San Francisco
  • Member, American Bar Association

Jahiz concentrates his practice in the areas of health and welfare plans and qualified retirement plans.

He assists clients in drafting plan documents, amendments, and SPDs; resolving ERISA and Internal Revenue Code compliance issues; reviewing appeals to denied claims; and addressing various litigation matters (including multiemployer plan withdrawal liability).

Jahiz previously served as the Newsletter Editor for the Western Pension Benefits Council- San Francisco.  He presents and publishes on issues related to health and welfare and qualified retirement plans. He recently presented on “The ACA’s Uncertain Future: Texas v. U.S. and Other Recent Developments” as well as “Best Practices for Healthcare Plan Compliance” at the University Conference Services Mid-Sized Retirement & Healthcare Plan Management Conference.