John M. Masnica, Chief Counsel
John Masnica draws on his extensive legal experience to support Sollertis clients in developing Master Asset Protection Plans™ and managing their underlying legal needs.
In addition to managing his own law firm, Tailored Legal, APC, John has worked with Sollertis clients for more than five years under the direction of Sollertis founder William R. Simon, Jr.
John’s mastery of the Sollertis approach and proven record in client service resulted in Tailored Legal’s participation in the Sollertis network and John being named Sollertis’ first Chief Counsel outside of Simon.
John’s passion for delivering quality legal services has been evident throughout his career. As president and founder of Tailored Legal, John recognized a need in the San Diego market for an attorney that business owners and families can understand, relate to and trust. Through Sollertis and Tailored Legal, John helps San Diego’s businesses and families plan for the future by using legal tools to start and operate businesses, protect assets, and plan estates.
John’s background includes several years with the U.S. House of Representatives. As a congressional staffer, and later as the Director of Operations for a congressional district office, John acted as a liaison between congress and community leaders in San Diego. Following his stint with congress, John began the practice of law.
John brings experience in business and real estate transactions and disputes, litigation, business planning and consultation, incorporation and the formation of LLCs, partnerships and all forms of business entities, estate planning and wills and trusts, employment law, and asset protection.
John is a native of San Diego. He attended the University of San Diego where he played football and graduated with a degree in business administration and finance. He later received his law degree cum laude from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego.