Saichek Law Firm, APC

decades of experience serving the complex needs of benefit plan fiduciaries

San Diego | Washington, D.C.

Capital Building

Shana Saichek has become Of Counsel to The Wagner Law Group, and Linda Stuessi has become an associate attorney at The Wagner Law Group. You can reach them at or For more information, please see

The Saichek Law Firm no longer provides legal services.

ERISA and Tax Issues

Labor BuildingSaichek Law Firm attorneys frequently confer with the regulators who oversee health care plan compliance, including officials at the Internal Revenue Service, the Department of Labor, state departments of insurance, the Franchise Tax Board and CalPERS. This helps Saichek Law Firm attorneys to present their clients the most recent and innovative approaches. We regularly advise on the following types of issues:


  • Age discrimination in coverage
  • Benefit accrual
  • Compliance
  • Continuation of health coverage
  • Disability
  • Discrimination / Highly Compensated Employees
  • Employer withdrawal liability
  • Family leave
  • Federal & state agency enforcement
  • Fiduciary responsibility
  • Funding
  • IRS correctional programs
  • Mergers
  • Participation
  • Plan drafting
  • Plan termination
  • Privacy of medical records
  • Prohibited transactions
  • Reporting and disclosure