Eric J. Sachtjen

Adjunct Professor


(509) 455-6000


  • B.A.,Boston College, 1997
  • J.D., Gonzaga University School of Law, 2000, Cum Laude
  • LL.M., Taxation, University of Florida, 2001

Biographical Information

Eric J. Sachtjen has taught Federal Estate and Gift Tax law as an adjunct professor at Gonzaga University School of Law since 2002. His practice focuses upon Taxation, Business Law and Transactions, Estate Planning, and Probate. He is a member of the Washington State Bar Association, the Idaho State Bar, and the Alaska State Bar, and is admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court. He is a partner at Paine Hamblen LLP.

Teaching Area

  • Tax of Gifts & Estates