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HUBERT JOHNSON
Tax Attorney - Owner

Mr. Johnson started his tax law career in 2009, working his way up to Team Lead Tax Attorney and manager for multiple departments for RLD Tax firm. In 2012, he became a tax attorney for OIC Tax where he re-established their Offer In Compromise program. He was also a Graduate Tax Law Professor and Lecturer at Baruch College and Tax Attorney at the Melnick Law Firm. In 2015, he joined Tax Tiger, where he helped launch and build a franchise. In 2018 Mr. Johnson launched Guardian Tax Law that he now owns and operates.

Mr. Johnson was admitted to the Idaho Bar in 2007 and the California Bar in 2008. He graduated from the McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, in 2007. He was a summa cum laude undergraduate at CSU Sacramento and was also on the Dean’s List in law school.

Mr. Johnson has given tax lectures around the U.S. and has prepared numerous educational videos on personal and business tax issues. He has helped thousands of clients and businesses find resolutions and peace of mind with the IRS and State tax agencies, saving his clients millions of dollars over the past 12 years.

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WARREN LEVY

Warren is one of the Tax Attorneys on our legal team. He is originally from Philadelphia, PA, and moved to sunny Tucson, AZ, after growing tired of the snow and cold. He has a BA in History, a Masters Degree in Public Administration, and a Juris Doctor from Temple University School of Law. Prior to law school, he worked in government, including on the staff of the former Governor of New Jersey, Thomas Kean. Warren was formerly the supervising attorney for a law firm in New Jersey that specialized in foreclosure defense, as well as the managing partner of a general practice firm practicing various areas of law. All told, Warren has 30 years of legal experience in taxation, litigation, and bankruptcy, as well as in many other areas of law throughout his career.

In his spare time, Warren enjoys gardening, working out at the gym, and taking two long walks each day. He travels often to visit his 4 children, 3 stepchildren, and 3 grandchildren who all live on the east coast.

Warren Levy

Warren is one of the Tax Attorneys on our legal team. He is originally from Philadelphia, PA, and moved to sunny Tucson, AZ, after growing tired of the snow and cold. He has a BA in History, a Masters Degree in Public Administration, and a Juris Doctor from Temple University School of Law. Prior to law school, he worked in government, including on the staff of the former Governor of New Jersey, Thomas Kean. Warren was formerly the supervising attorney for a law firm in New Jersey that specialized in foreclosure defense, as well as the managing partner of a general practice firm practicing various areas of law. All told, Warren has 30 years of legal experience in taxation, litigation, and bankruptcy, as well as in many other areas of law throughout his career.

In his spare time, Warren enjoys gardening, working out at the gym, and taking two long walks each day. He travels often to visit his 4 children, 3 stepchildren, and 3 grandchildren who all live on the east coast.

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RUBEN SALCIDO

Ruben is a Legal Assistant at Guardian, supporting our attorneys and enrolled agents with case management, financial analysis for tax resolution options, and client communications in both English and Spanish. He’s been a licensed attorney in Mexico since 2007 and expects to have his credentials as an attorney in the U.S. in early 2022. He holds a Master’s Degree in International Trade and Business Law, as well as a Juris Doctor from the University of Arizona.

Originally from Sonora, Mexico, Ruben worked for the city government of his home town for 3 years, as well as the first Diplomado program in Mexican Law and Policy offered at the UArizona College of Law in partnership with Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico. He also worked with the College of Law’s Foreign Diplomat Training Program, which teaches U.S. law to foreign diplomats working in the United States. 

When he’s not at Guardian, Ruben can be found spending time with his daughter and enjoying his cattle ranch in Mexico.

Elizabeth Thomey

As part of our legal team, Liz is an Enrolled Agent, authorized to practice before the IRS. Enrolled Agent status is the highest credential awarded by the IRS, which means Liz is unrestricted as to which taxpayers she can represent and the types of tax matters she can handle. For 12 years, she served as the Director of the Southern Arizona Taxpayer Clinic, a non-profit organization that assists low-income individuals resolve their tax debt, where she helped hundreds of clients negotiate their tax issues with the IRS. Additionally, she has more than 15 years of experience in tax preparation. She is a graduate of University of Arizona with a BA in Communications.

When she’s not on the phone with the IRS at Guardian, Liz enjoys hiking, reading, and volunteering for Pio Decimo at their low-income tax clinic. 

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ELIZABETH THOMEY

As part of our legal team, Liz is an Enrolled Agent, authorized to practice before the IRS. Enrolled Agent status is the highest credential awarded by the IRS, which means Liz is unrestricted as to which taxpayers she can represent and the types of tax matters she can handle. For 12 years, she served as the Director of the Southern Arizona Taxpayer Clinic, a non-profit organization that assists low-income individuals resolve their tax debt, where she helped hundreds of clients negotiate their tax issues with the IRS. Additionally, she has more than 15 years of experience in tax preparation. She is a graduate of University of Arizona with a BA in Communications.

When she’s not on the phone with the IRS at Guardian, Liz enjoys hiking, reading, and volunteering for Pio Decimo at their low-income tax clinic. 

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LORY SULLIVAN

Guardian’s office manager, Lory, loves helping people. She joined our team in December 2020 and keeps our office running smoothly with a smile and positive attitude. She’s the friendly voice you’re likely to hear on the phone when you call our office, she helps onboard new clients and manages our accounts, budgets, and staff schedules.

When she’s not at the office, Lory is a Mary Kay consultant, which has allowed her to bless the lives of other women for over 15 years. She is married and has 3 adult children and 8 grandchildren.

AARON NIELSEN

Aaron brings years of valuable real-life experience to the Guardian team. His compassion and positive outlook help him to put our new clients at ease as he guides them through the initial intake process.

Aaron spent years living abroad where he developed the ability to speak Spanish fluently. He has worn many different hats throughout his career and volunteering in the community, including architectural rep, Scoutmaster, general manager of a large manufacturing company, insurance agent, truck driver, horse whisperer, soccer coach, myofascial stretching coach, and more. He is a proud husband and father, as well as a member of the clergy in his church.

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AARON NIELSEN

Aaron brings years of valuable real-life experience to the Guardian team. His compassion and positive outlook help him to put our new clients at ease as he guides them through the initial intake process.

Aaron spent years living abroad where he developed the ability to speak Spanish fluently. He has worn many different hats throughout his career and volunteering in the community, including architectural rep, Scoutmaster, general manager of a large manufacturing company, insurance agent, truck driver, horse whisperer, soccer coach, myofascial stretching coach, and more. He is a proud husband and father, as well as a member of the clergy in his church.

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ANGEL SANTIAGO

Angel Santiago is an important member of Guardian who handles all aspects of onboarding new law firm clients for their legal representation. Angel prepares all relevant legal documents for new clients to review and sign before becoming a valued client of our law firm. Angel also evaluates critical law firm data and prepares daily reports to help law firm personnel provide outstanding legal representation and service to taxpayers in need.

Angel’s friendly and welcoming voice and positive attitude makes our clients feel special and appreciated during a very difficult and challenging time. Owing money to the IRS is stressful which makes interacting with Angel even more enjoyable.

Angel is a Bostoinian with over 24 years of experience in the fast paced High-Tech industry. When not preparing legal documents, reports and interacting with clients, Angel enjoys playing the guitar, live music, the outdoors, traveling and performing arts.

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ELVIA BOJORQUEC

Elvia is our bilingual Receptionist and the friendly face you’ll see at our front desk. In addition to answering calls and greeting clients, she works with our Office Manager on administrative tasks, scheduling meetings, and ensuring our office runs smoothly.

Before joining us at Guardian, Elvia worked at the Tucson Passport Center for over 7 years, and in the retail industry for 5 years.

Elvia’s hobbies include hiking, spending time with her family, volunteering, attending church, and gardening. She considers herself a “foodie” and loves exploring new restaurants. She is also a licensed esthetician and graduated from the Aveda Institute of Tucson in 2014.

ELVIA BOJORQUEC​

Elvia is our bilingual Receptionist and the friendly face you’ll see at our front desk. In addition to answering calls and greeting clients, she works with our Office Manager on administrative tasks, scheduling meetings, and ensuring our office runs smoothly.

Before joining us at Guardian, Elvia worked at the Tucson Passport Center for over 7 years, and in the retail industry for 5 years.

Elvia’s hobbies include hiking, spending time with her family, volunteering, attending church, and gardening. She considers herself a “foodie” and loves exploring new restaurants. She is also a licensed esthetician and graduated from the Aveda Institute of Tucson in 2014.

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MORGAN LANGE

After working with Guardian Tax Law first as a consultant, Morgan Lange officially joined the team in October 2020. She interacts directly with new clients and ensures existing clients remain in the loop about the progress of their tax resolution case. 

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MORGAN LANGE

After working with Guardian Tax Law first as a consultant, Morgan Lange officially joined the team in October 2020. She interacts directly with new clients and ensures existing clients remain in the loop about the progress of their tax resolution case. She is also a certified English-Spanish translator and interpreter.