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Joseph Pearl
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California Probate Attorney with 12 years experience

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Bruce McIver
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Santa Barbara, CA Probate Attorney with 14 years experience
(805) 687-4689 3018 Paseo del Refugio
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Probate and Estate Planning
Santa Barbara College of Law
After teaching at the college level for over 25 years, Bruce McIver decided to take up the mantle of the law. He was reluctant to give up the security of his position, but took a chance and attended law school, graduating with honors and being admitted to the practice of law by the California Bar. While he enjoyed his years of teaching Shakespeare at Reed College, Union College, UCLA, UCSB, and the University of Ljubljana, he wanted to help people of a different ages, and in different ways, mindful of his clients' needs to manage their estates....
Joseph Francis Look
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Solvang, CA Probate Attorney with 41 years experience
(805) 688-9226 433 Alisal Rd
Solvang, CA 93463
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Northwestern Univ School of Law
JD, Northwestern Univ School of Law (1978)
Scott Ballenger Campbell
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Santa Barbara, CA Probate Lawyer with 39 years experience
(805) 963-9721 427 E Carrillo Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Probate, Arbitration & Mediation and Business
Univ of San Diego School of Law
Mr. Campbell has been a civil litigator for over 30 years. He has successfully represented individuals, corporations, partnerships, trustees and executors in cases involving a wide range of legal issues, including breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, will and trust contests, business torts and trade secrets. Mr. Campbell has significant experience and expertise with real estate litigation in particular, including failures to disclose, fraud, quiet title actions, easement disputes, encroachments, trespass, nuisance and safe harbor litigation.

Mr. Campbell has been awarded a Martindale-Hubbell rating of AV Preeminent, signifying the highest level of ethical standards and legal ability, for 14 consecutive...
Elise L. Lampert
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Sherman Oaks, CA Probate Attorney with 25 years experience
14724 Ventura Blvd, Suite 804
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of La Verne College of Law
Elise Louise Lampert established her law practice in 1994. The main focus of Ms. Lampert's practice is Estate Planning and Probate. She received her Bachelor's degree from UCLA and her Juris Doctorate from the University of La Verne. She is a member of the State Bar of California and licensed to practice before all of the courts in the State of California. Ms. Lampert is a member of the AARP Legal Services Network. She is a skilled lawyer who has the ability to draft living trusts, special needs trusts, residential trusts, irrevocable trusts, durable powers of attorney for healthcare,...
Nathan Berry Hoffman
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Calabasas, CA Probate Attorney with 40 years experience
(844) 453-4529 22287 Mulholland Hwy. #426
Calabasas, CA 91302-5190
Probate, Elder and Real Estate
Loyola Univ School of Law
Alexander R. Ginzburg
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Los Angeles, CA Probate Attorney with 26 years experience
(310) 914-3222 11111 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 1840
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Probate, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Whittier Law School and University of Washington
Alexander R. Ginzburg is an attorney admitted to practice law in all Courts of the State of California, the Federal Court for the Central District of California, the District of Columbia Courts, and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington in 1986 and his Juris Doctor Degree from Whittier Law School in 1993. Mr. Ginzburg was named a Super Lawyer by Los Angeles Magazine, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.

Mr. Ginzburg is a member of the California State Bar Association, the Los Angeles...
Joseph McHugh
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Burbank, CA Probate Lawyer with 32 years experience
(818) 241-4238 3100 W Burbank Blvd
Suite 201
Burbank, CA 91505
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder, Estate Planning and Health Care
Whittier Law School
Joseph McHugh is the of the Southern California based LA LAW CENTER, PC, an Elder Law and Estate Planning law firm specializing in Asset Protection; Estate Planning; Wills, Trusts, Probate, including the establishment of Private Foundations and Charitable Planning. Joe has an undergraduate degree from California State University at Fullerton in Business Administration, with an emphasis on Finance and Accounting. Joe is an active member of the State Bar of California, as well as the Bar's Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law Section, the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys, California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform and the...
Mariam E. Hanna
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Calabasas, CA Probate Lawyer with 3 years experience
(866) 257-5180 5023 N. Parkway Calabasas
Calabasas, CA 91302
Free ConsultationProbate, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
University of West Los Angeles School of Law
Mariam E. Hanna attended the University of Texas at El Paso and graduated Cum Laude with a B.A. in Political Science and Philosophy in May, 2008. Thereafter, she gained valuable experience working with attorneys practicing family law, bankruptcy and insurance subrogation. She started attending law school at the University of West Los Angeles School of Law in January, 2012. During her law school career, she received two Witkin’s Awards, an award given to the student who achieved the highest grade in the class. The first award she received was for Appellate Advocacy and the second was for California DUI...
Lawrence Ajalat
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Los Angeles, CA Probate Lawyer with 21 years experience
(818) 506-1500 5200 Lankershim Boulevard
Suite 850
Los Angeles, CA 91601
Probate and Estate Planning
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Attorney Lawrence A. Ajalat leads his firm’s estate planning practice. He is widely recognized for his expertise in this area, and is frequently asked to speak on estate planning topics geared toward groups such as young married couples, older retired persons, etc. He has advised thousands of clients on estate planning matters, and prepared and implemented estate plans for many of them. In addition, Attorney Ajalat handles matters in the fields of real estate and property law, with a recent focus on unlawful detainer situations. For an experienced attorney with thousands of satisfied clients, call his firm at (888) 268-1565.
Crista B. Hermance
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Ventura, CA Probate Attorney with 5 years experience
(805) 518-9633 4476 Market Street
Suite 601
Ventura, CA 93003
Probate and Estate Planning
Southern California Institute of Law
I was born and raised in Ventura, California and lived here a majority of my life. I majored in business management at San Diego State University and soon there after started working for Citigroup in Jacksonville, Florida. I worked as a project manager for Citigroup and traveled extensively throughout the world. I even ended up relocating to the Philippines for a year which was an opportunity of a lifetime. After living in the Philippines, I moved back to Ventura and began my legal career.

I started by volunteering at the Ventura County District Attorney’s office and the Coalition to End Family...
Adam W. Pollock
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Westlake Village, CA Probate Attorney with 6 years experience
(818) 991-7760 5743 Corsa Avenue
Suite 213
Westlake Village, CA 91362
Probate, Business and Estate Planning
Chapman University Fowler School of Law
Adam W. Pollock, Esq. has dedicated his practice to providing quality legal services at a fair and reasonable rate. He has extensive experience in advising clients in estate planning and business planning as well as representing clients in conservatorships and other probate matters. Adam has focused his practice on business planning and estate planning services in order to help everyone from young parents, to small business owners, to retirees and empty nesters. Having a young family of his own, Adam has committed his practice to these areas in order to offer clients a way to not only legally protect their...
Ann Michael
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Los Angeles, CA Probate Attorney with 27 years experience
(310) 553-8844 1875 Century Park E
#2000
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Probate, Estate Planning and Tax
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Ann Michael has a broad background across estate planning, estate and trust administration and probate and trust litigation. She applies this knowledge to draft various estate planning documents, including, but not limited to, living trusts, gift trusts, GRATs, QPRTs, and life insurance trusts.

Ann is a member of Phi Delta Phi legal honors fraternity and is admitted to practice law in California, Oklahoma and Illinois (inactive).
Jesse M Hancox
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Los Osos, CA Probate Attorney with 5 years experience
(805) 528-3355 2238 Bayview Heights Drive
Suite C
Los Osos, CA 93402
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and IP
Pepperdine University School of Law
George Joseph Tomlinson Jr
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Santa Barbara, CA Probate Attorney with 58 years experience
(805) 965-9721 427 E. Carrillo Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Probate, Estate Planning, International and Tax
Northwestern Univ School of Law
Mr. Tomlinson's experience in tax planning, tax audits and appeals and international business transactions is unmatched on California’s Central Coast. Mr. Tomlinson's practice also focuses on estate planning, trust and estate administrations, business formations and mergers and acquisitions.

Mr. Tomlinson received J.D. degree from Northwestern University. He began his law career as an attorney with the IRS Chief Counsel's Office. He rose to senior trial attorney with the IRS and served for a period as acting IRS Assistant Regional Counsel.

After leaving the IRS, Mr. Tomlinson served as in house counsel for several Fortune 500 corporations over a span of 18 years,...
Stephen Marc Drucker
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Glendale, CA Probate Lawyer with 41 years experience
(800) 435-7444 417 North Glendale Avenue #A
Glendale, CA 91206
Free ConsultationProbate, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Western State Univ
Attorney Drucker has been practicing law for over 35 years! He has developed a unique and revolutionary Flat Fee model for Divorce and Family Law. Clients can purchase services on his website www.LegalActionWorkshopLAW.com or can speak with him by phone or in our Glendale office. Attorney Drucker also handles Probate and Estate Planning documents such as Wills, Trusts & Powers of Attorney.
Andrew G. Smith
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Los Angeles, CA Probate Attorney with 10 years experience
(310) 553-8844 1875 Century Park E
#2000
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Probate, Estate Planning and Products Liability
Georgetown University
Andrew Smith applies a broad background in litigation to resolve disputes involving trusts, estates, probate and conservatorships. He works closely with fiduciaries, beneficiaries and institutions, effectively guiding them through all stages of litigation, including discovery, mediation and trial. Andrew fervently protects the best of his clients, actively pursuing all avenues of resolution.

Before joining Weinstock Manion, Andrew began his career as an associate in the Litigation Department at Winston & Strawn LLP, where he represented corporations engaged in various types of complex commercial litigation, including trade secret, product liability, trademark and maritime disputes. He joined Weinstock Manion to specialize in estate...
Jan Morrison
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Santa Monica, CA Probate Lawyer with 23 years experience
(310) 581-4934 2800 Neilson Way
Suite 709
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Steven D. Kramar
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Encino, CA Probate Lawyer with 46 years experience
(818) 380-3500 16133 Ventura Blvd #585
Encino, CA 91436
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Steven D. Kramar's practice concentrates on small businesses, the selection and formation of business entities such as partnerships, corporations and limited liability companies, the management and contract issues they encounter, including litigation, as well as matters involving the personal affairs of principals such as estate planning (trusts and wills) and probate and trust administration. Steven represents clients in regard to real estate matters from purchases and sales through disputes concerning the rights and responsibilities of adjoining property owners. Steven has a long history of personal injury practice but does not actively seek cases unless they involve substantial injuries.
Joshua Steven Alipaz
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Visalia, CA Probate Lawyer with 13 years experience
(559) 739-7200 403 North Floral Street
Visalia, CA 93291
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Robert Michael Berger
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Ventura, CA Probate Lawyer with 27 years experience
(818) 385-1770 290 Maple Ct.
Suite 118
Ventura, CA 93003
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Construction and Estate Planning
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
John Mark Andersen
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Ventura, CA Probate Attorney with 27 years experience
(805) 659-6800 1050 South Kimball Road
Ventura, CA 93004
Probate, Estate Planning and Tax
Hastings College of the Law
A recognized leader in the field, John Andersen is a partner at Ferguson Case Orr Paterson. A Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law by the California State Bar since 2008, John is also an Executive Committee Board Member of the Trusts and Estates Section of the California State Bar that advises the California legislature on laws effecting estate planning and a “Top Lawyer” Super Lawyer in Estate Planning and Probate.

John guides couples, families, individuals, entrepreneurs, business owners, and public figures of all means, in all aspects of estate planning, trusts and probate and creates a custom plan...
Kathleen Ann Kenne
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Santa Monica, CA Probate Lawyer with 16 years experience
(424) 204-6194 2720 Neilson Way, #5141
Santa Monica, CA 90409-5141
Free ConsultationProbate, Appeals, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
University of West Los Angeles School of Law
Brittany Britton
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Valley Village, CA Probate Attorney with 4 years experience
(626) 390-5953 P.O. Box 4222
Valley Village, CA 91617
Probate and Estate Planning
Golden Gate University School of Law
Karen Peabody Boris
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Santa Barbara, CA Probate Lawyer with 23 years experience
(805) 668-3992 25 E. Anapamu St., 2nd Floor
Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2704
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
Univ of San Diego School of Law
I specialize in representing trustees and successor trustees in the administration of trusts and in representing executors and administrators in the handling of estates and throughout the probate process. I also specialize in the preparation of estate planning documents for small and mid-sized estates, which generally includes trusts, wills, durable powers of attorney and advanced health care directives. I help clients do advance planning to provide for the guardianship and care of loved ones, to prepare for incapacity, to assist with charitable giving, to minimize the cost involved in transferring assets, to avoid the lengthy and expensive probate process and...
Brad Sniderman
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Westlake Village, CA Probate Lawyer with 23 years experience
705 Lakefield Rd.
Suite I
Westlake Village, CA 91361
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Estate Planning and IP
Whittier Law School
I am an attorney practicing in intellectual property (trademarks, copyrights, licensing), as well as business and e-commerce law (entity formation, contract drafting and other day to day events, as well as web site review) for individuals to small/medium size companies. I also draft Wills/Trusts, as well as work in probate.
Shelley Rios
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Burbank, CA Probate Attorney with 9 years experience
(818) 641-1692 4405 W. Riverside Drive
#201
Burbank, CA 91505
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Loyola University New Orleans
Shelley Rizzotti is an attorney in Burbank, devoted to the practice of real estate, probate, and estate planning. She is a member of numerous associations including the California State Bar Association, the Los Angeles County Bar Association, the San Fernando Valley Bar Association, and the National Association of Realtors®. With nearly 15 years of experience in real estate and an extensive understanding of estate planning and probate administration, Ms. Rizzotti has the resources necessary to take on even the most complex cases. To find out about working with Attorney Rizzotti, do not hesitate to contact her firm, Shelley Rizzotti, Attorney...
Joan Alison Watters
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Visalia, CA Probate Lawyer with 21 years experience
(559) 635-1775 220 S Mooney Blvd
Visalia, CA 93291
Free ConsultationProbate, Appeals and Estate Planning
San Joaquin COL
Philip Isaac Moncharsh
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Santa Barbara, CA Probate Lawyer with 46 years experience
(805) 963-9721 427 E Carrillo St
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
Columbia Univ School of Law
Philip I. Moncharsh has been a litigation and trial lawyer since his admission to practice law in 1973. Mr. Moncharsh has successfully argued hundreds of cases to verdict in state and federal courts throughout California, and has also appeared before the California Supreme Court. Mr. Moncharsh's practice is focused on complex business and corporate disputes, insurance litigation and coverage issues, trust and estate litigation, real estate litigation, representation and counseling of public agencies and nonprofit organizations, personal injury, product liability, and professional negligence matters. He handles both civil trials and appeals.

Mr. Moncharsh serves as a court-appointed arbitrator for...
Curtis V. Abram
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San Luis Obispo, CA Probate Lawyer with 3 years experience
(805) 543-1212 1502 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of San Diego School of Law
Curtis grew up in San Luis Obispo and graduated from San Luis Obispo High School. He attended Emmanuel College, in Boston, MA where he earned a B.A. in both Business Management and English Communication. Curtis earned his J.D., with a Civil Litigation Concentration from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2015, graduating magna cum laude with election to The Order of the Coif and The Order of the Barristers.

Curtis served as a judicial extern for the Honorable M. James Lorenz of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California and worked as an...
Kim Doering
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Los Angeles, CA Probate Attorney with 19 years experience
(310) 392-9677 11965 Venice Blvd.
#404
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Probate and Estate Planning
Loyola Law School
Darrell C. Harriman
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North Hills, CA Probate Attorney with 40 years experience
(877) 960-1335 8912 Haskell Ave
North Hills, CA 91343
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law and University of the Pacific
Gina MacDonald
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Valencia, CA Probate Attorney with 30 years experience
(661) 294-6464 25115 Avenue Stanford
Suite A-209
Valencia, CA 91355
Probate, Elder and Estate Planning
Univ of LaVerne COL
I am a sole practitioner law office that works with my clients to fashion realistic estate plans. Pet Trusts and Special Needs Trusts are discussed to see if they are needed. Long Term Care issues for the Elderly are a part of my practice where I work with families to pursue the best alternatives for elder care assistance beyond what their children can provide.
John Joseph Donahue
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Los Angeles, CA Probate Attorney with 29 years experience
(888) 505-5603 12012 Wilshire Boulevard, #202
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
Notre Dame Law School
Monica Ariel Mihell
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Santa Monica, CA Probate Attorney with 36 years experience
(424) 252-4729 401 Wilshire Blvd
Fl 12
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Free ConsultationProbate and Elder
Whittier Coll School of Law
Probate and trust litigation as well as conservatorship practice. We will work hard for you and your family. Former Bar Association President. Member of Trusts and Estates Section of the Los Angeles Bar Association with extensive experience in and out of court.
John Balian
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Encino, CA Probate Attorney with 26 years experience
(818) 776-2000 16133 Ventura Blvd., Penthouse Suite
Encino, CA 91436
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Marisha Charbonnet
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Thousand Oaks, CA Probate Lawyer with 13 years experience
(805) 496-4681 223 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. Suite 320
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Probate and Estate Planning
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Karen Knutson
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Los Angeles, CA Probate Lawyer with 18 years experience
(310) 392-9677 11965 Venice Blvd.
#404
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Probate and Estate Planning
University of West Los Angeles
Shaunna Lynn Sullivan
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Baywood-Los Osos, CA Probate Attorney with 38 years experience
(805) 528-3355 2238 Bayview Heights Dr
Baywood-Los Osos, CA 93402
Probate, Animal, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Jason Jay Schwartz
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Woodland Hills, CA Probate Attorney with 22 years experience
(818) 851-1404 20812 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 109
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
Probate, Immigration and Personal Injury
Franklin Pierce Law Center
My mission is to provide the highest quality of legal services. When you call my office, you will be able to speak directly to me. I recognize that each case is unique, and I am always available to answer any questions you may have about your case. Please visit my website for more detailed information regarding my legal services.
Christopher St. Clair Biely
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Santa Maria, CA Probate Attorney with 11 years experience
(805) 928-3641 705 E Main St Ste 202
Santa Maria, CA 93454
Probate, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Santa Barbara College of Law
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