Encinitas, California Probate Lawyers

Mara Allard
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California Probate Attorney with 27 years experience

Mara Allard has a proven track record of success advancing claims for clients in probate courts throughout the state. At Allard Smith A Professional Law Corporation, she represents executors, heirs, trustees, trust... Read More »
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Matthew Kaemerle
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Free consultation. Estate planning and probate experience you can trust.

I'm an experienced estate planning lawyer helping clients with wills, trusts, estates and probate. I provide guidance throughout the estate planning process to ensure that my clients' wishes are clear and legally sound. Read More »
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Scott C. Soady Esq.
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Free Consultation! Experienced Probate Law Attorney! Protect Your Interests!

I am an effective and dedicated probate law attorney. I am focused on helping families achieve the outcomes they need! Visit my website for information about probate and estate planning law. Call for a free consultation! Read More »
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Joel Steven Weissler
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California Probate Attorney with 30 years experience

San Diego Attorney Joel Weissler (619-281-1888) has practiced law for over 25 yrs. Early on, his personal experiences focused his career on Estate Planning, Elder law, Asset Protection & Probate. Joel has been... Read More »
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Merwyn Jay Miller
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Encinitas, CA Probate Attorney with 45 years experience
(760) 436-8832 191 Calle Magdalena
Suite 270
Encinitas, CA 92024
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
California Western School of Law
Merwyn J. Miller is an estate planning attorney with an active law office in Encinitas, San Diego County, California. (Encinitas is located in the north coastal area of San Diego County, half way between Del Mar and Oceanside. It is adjacent to the following communities: Cardiff, Carlsbad, Del Mar, La Costa, Leucadia, Oceanside, Rancho Santa Fe, San Marcos, Solana Beach, and Vista. (Click here for a map showing the location of Encinitas.)

He was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1974 and has been certified by that organization’s Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in Estate Planning, Trust,...
Encinitas, CA Probate Attorney with 32 years experience
(760) 942-1278 416 2nd St
Encinitas, CA 92024
Probate
Pepperdine Univ School of Law
William Roger Simon Jr
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Rancho Santa Fe, CA Probate Attorney with 31 years experience
(858) 771-0081 PO Box 5005 PMB#107
6105 Paseo Delicias, Suite 7
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
Probate, Business, Elder and Estate Planning
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Bill helps business owners achieve financial freedom through legal strategies that maximize and protect their assets. As Chief Counsel at Sollertis, Bill works with his clients in the preparation of a Master Asset Protection Plan™ and, once created, manages a team of strategically selected Private Practice Attorneys who work with him to implement the plan and ultimately, to help his clients protect their assets and obtain financial freedom. Bill brings a business perspective to everything he does. As co-founder and managing partner of San Diego Law Firm, he guided the firm in its ascent...
Mr. Bobby Kouretchian
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Carlsbad, CA Probate Attorney with 20 years experience
(760) 487-8330 5650 El Camino Real, Ste 123
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Probate, Business and Estate Planning
Pepperdine University School of Law
Mr. Kouretchian provides strategic counseling and customized legal service to individuals, families, entrepreneurs, estates and businesses. He specializes in the areas of Wills and Trusts and Corporate/Business Law (Formation, Governance, Finance).
Mara Allard
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Carlsbad, CA Probate Attorney with 27 years experience
(760) 448-6189 2103 Camino Vida Roble
Suite D
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Probate and Estate Planning
California Western School of Law
Mara Allard has a proven track record of success advancing claims for clients in probate courts throughout the state. At Allard Smith A Professional Law Corporation, she represents executors, heirs, trustees, trust beneficiaries and family members in probate petitions, will contests, breach of trust, financial elder abuse claims, breach of fiduciary duty claims, quiet title actions, real property disputes and contested actions related to guardianships, conservatorships and powers of attorney.
Matthew Kaemerle
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Carlsbad, CA Probate Attorney
(760) 931-1981 5962 La Place Court
Ste. 165
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Free ConsultationProbate, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Tristan L Younghaus
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San Diego, CA Probate Attorney with 6 years experience
(619) 786-6563 12526 High Bluff Drive
Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92130
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Estate Planning and Immigration
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Stephen J. Moore Esq.
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Carlsbad, CA Probate Lawyer with 37 years experience
(760) 720-9890 1015 Chestnut Ave
#C-2
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Probate, Divorce and Family
California Western School of Law
Ms. Elizabeth N Molea
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San Diego, CA Probate Attorney
10620 Treena St #230,
San Diego, CA 92131
Free ConsultationProbate, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Stephen Edward Hurst
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Carlsbad, CA Probate Lawyer with 48 years experience
(760) 804-9800 2131 Palomar Airport Rd.
Suite 200-228
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of California - Hastings College of the Law
Stephen J. Moore Esq.
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California Probate Lawyer with 37 years experience

California Western School of LawU.S. District Court, Southern District of Caliornia, California, U.S. District Court, Central District of California and U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
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David C. Hawkes Esq.
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California Probate Lawyer with 16 years experience

University of San Diego School of LawCalifornia and U.S. District Court Southern District of California
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Darius Khayat
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(760) 591-0245 955 Boardwalk, Suite 303
San Marcos, CA 92078
San Marcos, CA Probate Lawyer with 27 years experience
Probate, Business and Estate Planning
National Univ School of Law
Michael Gary Perdue
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Carlsbad, CA Probate Attorney with 37 years experience
(760) 930-9668 1901 Camino Vida Roble
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Univ of San Diego School of Law
Michael Perdue is an attorney licensed to practice law in the State of California since 1982. He received his bachelor's degree in Economics (with an emphasis in business) from Brigham Young University. He is a graduate of The University of San Diego School of Law and speaks Japanese (although not as well as he once did). Upon graduation from law school, Mike was admitted to practice law before all the courts of the State of California including The California Superior, State Courts of Appeals and the State Supreme Court, as well as The United States District Court, and The...
Nicole Heffel
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La Jolla, CA Probate Attorney with 5 years experience
(619) 550-3080 9404 Genesee Ave.
Suite 340
La Jolla, CA 92037
Probate, Elder, Estate Planning and Tax
Thomas Jefferson School of Law and Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Nicole Heffel is a distinguished attorney based in San Diego. A “Rising Star” with just over four years of experience, Ms. Heffel has already built a name for herself in estate planning and probate law and has garnered a reputation as a staunch advocate for veterans. A former member of the U.S. Navy, her practice focuses on comprehensive estate planning, veteran benefits, and asset protection services. Among numerous other honors, Ms. Heffel has received the Women Resiliency Award by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs in 2015 and the Trailblazer Award from the California Department of Veteran Affairs in 2016.
Roberta Jeanette Robinson
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San Diego, CA Probate Lawyer with 42 years experience
(858) 485-1990 11665 Avena Pl
Suite 108
San Diego, CA 92128
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
Univ of San Diego School of Law
Practice Areas
Will and Living Trust drafting and review
Powers of Attorney and Advance Health Care Directives
Will and Trust Amendments and Updates
Estate, Gift, Income, and Property Tax planning Techniques for avoiding probate
Represent Executors and Administrators in Probate
Represent Trustee in Trust Administration
Advanced Estate Tax Planning: Irrevocable Trusts, Gifting Trusts, Grantor Retained Trusts (GRIT, GRAT, GRUT, QPRT), Life Insurance Trusts
Charitable Planning ? Charitable Trusts (CRAT, CRUT, CLT)

Education
University of San Diego School of Law ? Juris Doctorate in 1977
University of California, Irvine ? Bachelor of Arts in 1974
Personal Philosophy
Roberta helps families plan to transfer assets to the next generation while avoiding probate and miniming...
Lucas A Woodward
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La Jolla, CA Probate Lawyer with 8 years experience
(858) 454-0024 7777 Fay Avenue
Suite 205
La Jolla, CA 92037
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
University of San Diego School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
My practice focuses on estate planning, trust administration, and probate and estate litigation. I have diverse experience in the areas of wills, trusts, business formation, federal and state taxation, and estate litigation. His litigation clients include individual and professional trustees, beneficiaries, surviving spouses, care givers, and omitted heirs. Prior to joining Albence and Associates, APC, I practiced at a major securities litigation firm headquartered in San Diego. I was involved in a variety of complex litigation cases, including mortgage backed securities cases and post-merger derivative suits. This diverse litigation experience in multi-party, national scale cases, blends...
Scott C. Soady Esq.
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San Diego, CA Probate Attorney with 14 years experience
(877) 435-7411 16466 Bernardo Center Dr
#260
San Diego, CA 92128
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
University of San Diego School of Law
Paul V.L. Campo
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Vista, CA Probate Attorney with 34 years experience
(760) 639-1680 410 S Melrose Dr, Ste 201
Vista, CA 92081
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
UCLA School of Law
The Vista, California, Law Office of Paul Campo has provided trusted legal counsel in the North San Diego County region for more than 35 years. Paul is committed to providing personalized, knowledgeable, and efficient legal representation for all types of trust, probate, and estate planning matters, including trust and probate litigation. Paul is an experienced, responsive & affordable attorney.

Paul is a native of Vista. After graduating from Vista High School, he attended Stanford University and received his B.A. in 1981. He then attended the UCLA School of Law, and graduated with a J.D. in 1984. While in law school...
Daniel Joseph Wilson
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San Diego, CA Probate Lawyer with 7 years experience
(858) 485-1990 11665 Avena Pl
Suite 108
San Diego, CA 92128
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
University of San Diego School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
California Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate Law
Master of Laws in Taxation

Practice Areas
Will and Living Trust Drafting
Powers of Attorney and Advance Health Care Directives
Estate Planning Review
Will and Trust amendments and updates
Estate, Gift, Income, and Property Tax planning
Techniques for avoiding probate
Probates - Represent Executors and Administrators in Probate
Represent Trustee in Trust Administration
Email: DanielWilson@TrustLaw.us

Professional Associations and Memberships
Rancho Bernardo Community Foundation, Board Member
Rancho Bernardo Business Association
Probate Bench?Bar Committee
San Diego County Bar Association
North County Estate Planning Council
San Diego North County Bar Association
Personal Philosophy
Daniel has a passion for working with people and assisting them achieve their goals. He provides clear and simple...
Barry L. Adams
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San Diego, CA Probate Lawyer with 32 years experience
(619) 419-0212 By appointment only
San Diego, CA 92108
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
University of the Pacific
I am an experienced trusts and estates attorney. I advise clients regarding estate planning, estate/trust administration and litigation. I can help you with setting up your estate plan, resolving a family dispute regarding a trust or estate and with administration issues after a loved one passes away. Listen to my podcasts to find out more information about these issues.
Steven Riznyk
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La Jolla, CA Probate Lawyer with 30 years experience
(619) 793-4827 4225 Executive Sq Ste 600
La Jolla, CA 92037
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Employment and Immigration
California Western School of Law
Steven Riznyk has been practicing immigration and business law for the past 30 years. His firm, San Diego Biz Law, was the first one to conduct immigration seminars all over the world, including at both Oxford and Duke Universities. He has lectured to thousands of people, and has enjoyed clients from 54 countries. His understanding of immigration, employment, business, and civil litigation and their many complex issues extends far beyond the law. San Diego Biz Law specializes in E and L immigration visas, complex civil litigation cases, and employment law cases representing both employers and employees. Mr. Riznyk also regularly...
Marion E. Froehlich
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Vista, CA Probate Attorney with 24 years experience
(760) 724-6244 316 S Melrose Dr
Vista, CA 92081
Probate, Estate Planning and Family
Southwestern University School of Law
Melissa Loreen Rodriguez
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Oceanside, CA Probate Lawyer with 20 years experience
(760) 410-8227 509 N. Coast Highway
Oceanside, CA 92054
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
Univ of San Diego School of Law
I help clients create an individualized estate plan for themselves and their loved ones. I also help individuals who have lost a loved one, navigate the process of settling an estate or trust.
Michael Allen Fischer
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San Diego, CA Probate Lawyer with 13 years experience
(858) 935-6211 Fischer & Van Thiel LLP
10620 Treena St #230
San Diego, CA 92131
Free ConsultationProbate, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Michael Fischer is a licensed California attorney licensed to practice in both state and federal court. Mr. Fischer has handled hundreds of contested and uncontested family law matters. He is known for his ability to guide his clients through the tumultuous processes of family court in an aggressive yet compassionate manner. Mr. Fischer graduated Cum Laude from Saint Joseph’s College in Rensellaer Indiana with a degree in Business Administration and Marketing and a minor in Political Science. For twenty-two years he oversaw the growth of his photography studio and photo processing laboratory in Soldotna, Alaska as well as owning and...
David C. Hawkes Esq.
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La Jolla, CA Probate Lawyer with 16 years experience
(858) 775-7515 800 Silverado St
2nd Floor
La Jolla, CA 92037
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Employment and Estate Planning
University of San Diego School of Law
Kathryn Lynn Konzen
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San Diego, CA Probate Attorney with 12 years experience
5694 Mission Center Road
Suite 177
San Diego, CA 92108
Probate, Estate Planning and Family
Concord Law School
I am a California licensed attorney and experienced eDiscovery professional. I focus on efficient and cost effective solutions for my clients when dealing with family law or estate planning and probate related issues. These can be difficult and challenging times for clients, and I treat each client with the respect and compassion they deserve.
Julia Marie Williams
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San Diego, CA Probate Lawyer with 12 years experience
(858) 371-4995 5080 Shoreham Pl., Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92122
Probate, Business and Estate Planning
UCLA School of Law
Ms. Williams is a 2006 UCLA School of Law graduate and Superlawyer Rising Star from 2015-2019. Ms. Williams has also attended the University of San Diego LLM program, and will obtain her LLM in May 2019. Ms. Williams began her legal career in complex litigation, with an emphasis corporate matters. After over a decade of litigation practice, Ms. Williams determined that her legal skills were best used helping people and businesses plan for the future.

Ms. Williams provides formation, restructuring, and general counsel services to small- and mid-sized businesses. Through her time in litigation, Ms....
Jared A. Roark
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San Diego, CA Probate Lawyer with 5 years experience
(858) 373-5555 6165 Greenwich Drive, Suite 340
San Diego, CA 92122
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Employment and Estate Planning
California Western School of Law
Robert Christian Weaver Jr
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San Diego, CA Probate Lawyer with 36 years experience
(858) 488-4433 4725 Mercury St #210
San Diego, CA 92111
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Construction and Estate Planning
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
John Eugene McConnin
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San Diego, CA Probate Lawyer with 27 years experience
(858) 367-0230 11440 West Bernardo Ct, Suite 300
Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92127
Free ConsultationProbate and Real Estate
University of San Diego School of Law
San Diego Real Estate Attorney since 1991 and San Diego Real Estate Broker since 2004, San Diego Realtor. Representing buyer and sellers as a Realtor or as an attorney. John has worked with buyers and sellers on hundreds of transactions.

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Jerome Robert Synold
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San Diego, CA Probate Attorney with 13 years experience
(760) 479-5774 5755
San Diego, CA 92121
Probate
Univ of San Diego School of Law
Taleed El-Sabawi
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San Diego, CA Probate Attorney
(619) 399-3366 5703 Oberlin Dr.
Suite 201
San Diego, CA 92121
Probate, Bankruptcy, Business and Estate Planning
Thomas C Hughes Jr
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San Diego, CA Probate Attorney
(916) 475-9997 6576 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Elder and Estate Planning
Whittier College
San Diego, CA Probate Attorney with 5 years experience
(619) 375-0077 11956 Bernardo Plaza Dr.
Unit 242
San Diego, CA 92128
Probate and Estate Planning
Bill Sweeney
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San Juan Capistrano, CA Probate Lawyer with 47 years experience
(949) 243-0408 32371 Alipaz St
#29
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Free ConsultationProbate
University of San Diego School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
• Private Law Practice (1986-present), PROBATE AND ESTATE PLANNING; • Assistant General Counsel, Grumman Corporation, Bethpage, New York (1984-1986); • General Counsel, Grumman Flxible Corporation, Delaware, Ohio, (1976-1984); • Staff Attorney, Rohr Industries, Inc., Chula Vista California, (1971-1976); • Internal Auditor (1967-1971); • Military Service: United States Air Force, 1958-1962. • Judge Pro Tem (Small Claims Court Judge) and Judicial Arbitrator, Three Lakes Judicial District, Temecula, California (1991–1995). Teaching/Adjunct Professor: • Business Law; San Diego City College (1972-76); • Business Law; CTI, Columbus, Ohio (1976-79); • Business Law; Government and Business; University of Dayton Graduate School Of Business, Dayton, Ohio (Adjunct Professor in MBA program) (1979-84)....
Nikki Semanchik
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(619) 535-1811 2869 Historic Decatur Road
Suite 500
San Diego, CA 92106
Free ConsultationSan Diego, CA Probate Attorney with 7 years experience
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
California Western School of Law
Nikki Semanchik is the Founding Attorney of Semanchik Law Group. Nikki started out her legal career advising small businesses and individuals in need of estate planning. An interest in international law and her background in immigration led her to represent multi-national high-net worth individuals with business law, asset protection and tax planning. After assisting clients with tax planning through the formation of private foundations and charitable trusts, Nikki found herself drawn to nonprofit law. She now assists nonprofit organizations with formation, compliance and governance.

Nikki is passionate about nonprofit law and enjoys speaking about nonprofit formation and compliance. Her most recent...
Joseph Torri
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Laguna Niguel, CA Probate Lawyer with 15 years experience
(866) 630-5757 28202 Cabot Road
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Free ConsultationProbate, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Western State Univ COL
Joseph Torri is on the Riverside Superior Court's - Family Law Minor's Counsel List of Approved Attorneys. Judges sitting in California family law courtrooms may appoint private counsel to represent children in high-conflict child custody cases. Also, Mr. Torri is a volunteer mediator at the Los Angeles Superior Court Southeast Judicial District in Norwalk, California. Joseph Torri received his undergraduate degree from California State University, Fullerton, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice with a minor in Speech Communication. While at undergraduate college, Mr. Torri was on the speech and debate team, as well as, President...
Mr. Richard Scott Van Dyke Esq.
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San Diego, CA Probate Attorney with 20 years experience
(866) 200-4415 1230 Columbia Street
Suite 540
San Diego, CA 92101
Free ConsultationProbate, Appeals and Elder
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Van Dyke & Associates, LLP is a boutique probate litigation law firm providing sophisticated legal services to clients nationwide facing complex trust, estate and related tax matters in State or Federal Courts in the Southern California area. The firm is based in San Diego, CA and appears regularly in courts throughout California.
Nasir Khan Esq.
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Murrieta, CA Probate Lawyer with 5 years experience
(951) 290-3737 29970 Technology Drive, Suite 221
Murrieta, CA 92563
Probate, Business, Immigration and International
American University Washington College of Law
Attorney Nasir "Nas" Khan is the founder and Lead Attorney for the Khan Law Firm, Inc. Half Hispanic and half Middle Eastern, Attorney Khan was raised all over the United States as the son of a United States Air Force officer, an upbringing which has played an influential role in his decision to practice business, international, and immigration law. Education: After receiving a bachelor's degrees in Political Science and Classical Civilizations from UC Berkeley, Attorney Khan went on to earn a law degree from American University's Washington College of Law, where his legal studies...
Scott Grossman
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San Diego, CA Probate Attorney with 25 years experience
525 B Street
Suite 1500
San Diego, CA 92101
Free ConsultationProbate
California Western School of Law
Founder of The Grossman Law Firm, Scott Grossman is a certified specialist in estate planning, probate and trust law. His personal and firm's mission is to make sure that the wishes of his clients loved ones are carried out properly.
Matthew  Schlau
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Laguna Beach, CA Probate Attorney with 5 years experience
1968 S. Coast Highway
Suite 2498
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Estate Planning and IP
Southwestern Law School
Matthew Schlau has an extensive background in civil litigation, which includes counseling private companies in hundreds of matters in all stages of litigation. His experience also includes advising companies in private joint venture arrangements and serving as outside general counsel to review, draft, and negotiate contracts and other documents relating to a wide range of exceptional and ordinary-course business transactions. He began his own practice so that he could permanently shift his focus from conflicts to building value. He now helps clients design, create, and grow by proactively addressing personal and business matters.

Matt holds a Bachelor of Arts in...
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