Carmel, California Probate Lawyers

Christi L. McDonald
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Carmel, CA Probate Lawyer. 5 years experience
(831) 622-2000 26385 Carmel Rancho Blvd., Ste. 100
Carmel, CA 93923
Probate, Business, Elder and Estate Planning
Richard E Damon
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Aptos, CA Probate Lawyer. 39 years experience
9053 Soquel Drive
Suite 203
Aptos, CA 95003
Free ConsultationProbate, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Stanford University and College of William and Mary
I have been practicing law full time since 1977, and I have maintained a solo practice in Santa Cruz County since 1980. I have a general practice, with emphasis on personal injury cases, aviation accidents, and most other types of accidents. I also help individuals prepare estate plans, and eventually represent the heirs in probate proceedings. If you don't know how to describe your case, please call me, and I will let you know whether I can assist you, or else point you in the right direction.
Nicholas L. Holder
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Aptos, CA Probate Lawyer. 3 years experience
(831) 688-0163 9053 Soquel Dr Ste 206
Aptos, CA 95003
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Landlord Tenant
Lincoln Law School of San Jose
Richard Everett Damon
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Aptos, CA Probate Lawyer. 39 years experience
(831) 688-2800 9053 Soquel Drive
Suite 203
Aptos, CA 95003
Probate, Appeals, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Stanford University and College of William and Mary
Highly experienced, top-rated Santa Cruz attorney. I represent individuals who need a qualified litigation attorney to handle claims involving accidents, aviation matters, and general litigation. I provide attention to your individual needs. I return phone calls promptly. I will be completely frank and honest with you about the merits of your case. I have the experience gained from 35 years of law practice. I do not hand off your case to an inexperienced associate. Instead, I give you the full benefit of my topnotch education to ensure that your case will receive the attention and...
Shelli Strahle
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Soquel, CA Probate Attorney. 3 years experience
(831) 621-2165 2425 Porter Street, Suite 10
Soquel, CA 95073
Probate, Elder and Estate Planning
Philip Lincoln Buckwalter
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Aptos, CA Probate Attorney. 31 years experience
(831) 688-0163 9053 Soquel Dr Ste 206
Aptos, CA 95003
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Michael James Barsi
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Aptos, CA Probate Lawyer. 24 years experience
(831) 685-2900 8070 Soquel Drive, Suite 210
Aptos, CA 95003
Probate and Estate Planning
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Robert Barrie Mitchell
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Morgan Hill, CA Probate Attorney. 40 years experience
(408) 779-7879 45 East 1st Street
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Probate, Criminal, Estate Planning and Family
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Jeffrey Killeen
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Santa Cruz, CA Probate Attorney.
(831) 334-1970 303 Potrero St.
Suite 52
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Probate, Elder, Estate Planning and Insurance Claims
Matthew B. Talbot
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Walnut Creek, CA Probate Lawyer. 10 years experience
(925) 322-1763 2033 N. Main St. Suite 750
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
University of San Francisco School of Law
Matthew focuses on elder law, estate planning, and related practice areas. He began his career in the field of trusts and estates, and expanded into elder and probate law. He quickly realized that he enjoyed the personal nature of working in estate and elder law, and chose to continue by opening his own firm. He is passionate about taking care of his clients, and treats each of them as if they were family. Matthew was admitted to the California bar in 2006 and has practiced law in Contra Costa Country since 2006. He earned his J.D. at...
Marisa Catherine Nelson
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Redwood City, CA Probate Lawyer. 5 years experience
(650) 780-1633 1001 Marshall Street Suite 500
Redwood City, CA 94063
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
University of San Francisco School of Law
My goal is to make it more convenient, comfortable, personal, and straightforward to work with a lawyer. I work with busy professionals, entrepreneurs, educators, and parents who want protection, peace of mind, and convenience, including local, out-of-state, and international clients with California legal needs. I leverage modern technology to make legal services easier to obtain, more comfortable, and less time-consuming, without sacrificing quality. At the same time, I take an old-fashioned approach to legal counsel. I want to be your trusted legal advisor, and that means earning your trust. Hiring a lawyer doesn’t have to be intimidating...
Scott Jordan
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San Ramon, CA Probate Lawyer. 10 years experience
(925) 406-4581 18 Crow Canyon Court
Suite 280
San Ramon, CA 94583
Free ConsultationProbate, Bankruptcy, Business and Estate Planning
University of Southern California Gould School of Law
I represent individuals and small to medium sized businesses in bankruptcy, foreclosure defense and debt consolidation matters. For individuals, I represent clients in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy proceedings, including adversary proceedings, including 2nd home mortgage lien stripping, redemption of vehicles and student loan reductions. For businesses, I provide services related to the winding down of a business, board and management consultations and bankruptcy debt consolidation in Chapter 11. In conjunction with my bankruptcy practice, I also provide estate planning, probate and trust administration representation. The best way to avoid probate is to plan properly by drafting...
Michael Edward Lonich
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San Jose, CA Probate Attorney. 34 years experience
(408) 553-0801 1871 The Alameda
Suite 475
San Jose, CA 95126
Free ConsultationProbate, Estate Planning and Family
Pepperdine University School of Law
Michael E. Lonich is the managing partner of Lonich & Patton and has nearly 30 years of experience representing a wide range of businesses and individuals. His practice concentrates on Estate Planning, Business Law and divorce mediation. Mike draws upon his expertise and the firm's resources to partner with individuals and families to develop comprehensive estate plans and successfully represent clients in trust administration and probate litigation. From the creation of a simple will to a complex trust, family limited liability partnership or business succession plan, maximizing financial benefits as well as ensuring the peace of mind that an estate...
Dess Aldredge Benedetto
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Walnut Creek, CA Probate Lawyer. 16 years experience
(925) 945-8200 1615 Bonanza Street, Ste. 209
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
University of San Diego School of Law
Ms. Benedetto has assisted hundreds of clients with the creation of their Wills, Living Trusts and other estate planning documents. She assists families with trust administration and probate procedures when loved ones pass away, and also prepares legal documents for conservatorships of elderly clients and limited conservatorships for developmentally disabled adults. In 2006, Ms. Benedetto created the Family Trust Law Center, later incorporated to Family TLC, Inc., to be a firm where families come for professional estate planning by licensed attorneys, at flat, reasonable fees. Amendment of documents and other hourly work is done as...
Randi Sue Teichman
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San Francisco, CA Probate Attorney. 28 years experience
(415) 749-5900 2135 Lombard St
San Francisco, CA 94123
Probate, Estate Planning and Tax
Stanford University
Steven Matthew Simrin
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Oakland, CA Probate Lawyer. 20 years experience
(510) 224-5771 318 Harrison St
Suite 102
Oakland, CA 94607
Free ConsultationProbate and Tax
UC Hastings COL
Steven M. Simrin has over 12 years experience as both a Bay Area tax attorney and a certified public accountant counseling and representing clients in the areas of tax, probate, trusts, and conservatorships. He represents clients before the IRS and all California state and local tax agencies. Mr. Simrin litigates cases in state and federal court throughout California. Prior to opening his solo law practice, Mr. Simrin was with the tax group of a major international accounting firm.
Lawrence M Kelly
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Santa Clara, CA Probate Lawyer. 31 years experience
(408) 736-3535 275 Saratoga Avenue, #102
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Probate and Estate Planning
Santa Clara University School of Law
Lawrence (Larry) Kelly has been providing professional and courteous Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law services for clients in the South Bay Area and beyond for 25+ years.
Ruben Sundeen
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Oakland, CA Probate Attorney. 20 years experience
(510) 663-9240 428 13th St
8th Floor
Oakland, CA 94612
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Ivette Santaella
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San Ramon, CA Probate Attorney. 27 years experience
(888) 698-3951 111 Deerwood Road
Suite 200
San Ramon, CA 94583
Probate, Business, Elder and Estate Planning
American University
Ivette M. Santaella is a dedicated attorney with invaluable experience in the many areas of estate planning and technology law. For the past four years, she has focused her practice on estate planning and has advised numerous families-as well as businesses-on legacy and business succession planning. Ms. Santaella also assists her clients through the analysis of strategies to minimize tax liability, as well as trust management and creditor protection. She is certified and financially trained in life and long-term care insurance, and the various types of special needs issues, which are integral in estate planning. Ms. Santaella is expanding her...
(925) 831-4840 San Ramon, CA 94583
Ronald C. Chauvel
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San Mateo, CA Probate Lawyer. 38 years experience
(650) 573-9500 66 Bovet Road
Suite 280
San Mateo, CA 94402
Probate, Business, Employment and Estate Planning
UC Hastings COL
After practicing for a successful San Francisco financial district law firm for ten years, Ronald started his own practice in 1988. His primary practice areas include business representation, business formations, conversions, acquisitions, sales and mergers, real estate and transportation law, and estate planning. He specializes in representing small to medium sized entities in various industries, including real estate, transportation and logistics, and start-up technology and commercial enterprises. Estate planning services are provided for business owners and their families.
Jennifer Louise Mispagel
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San Jose, CA Probate Lawyer. 8 years experience
(408) 553-0801 1871 The Alameda
Suite 475
San Jose, CA 95126
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Estate Planning and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law
Jennifer Mispagel became an associate at Lonich & Patton in November 2008. She focuses her practice on Estate Planning, Trusts and Probate.

Jennifer received her Juris Doctorate and her Masters in Business Administration from Santa Clara University in 2008. After completing her first year at Santa Clara University School of Law, Jennifer spent a summer in Tokyo studying the Japanese legal system and interning for a local law firm. When she returned to school, she enrolled in Santa Clara’s MBA program to complement her legal education. Jennifer received both the Witkin and CALI Awards...
Daniel Ogden
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Modesto, CA Probate Attorney.
(209) 524-4466 1535 J St
#A
Modesto, CA 95354
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Foreclosure Defense
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Konstantine A Demiris
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Walnut Creek, CA Probate Attorney. 11 years experience
(925) 518-4590 2121 N. California Blvd., Suite 290
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Free ConsultationProbate, Appeals, Elder and Estate Planning
Santa Clara University
Konstantine "Kosta" Demiris is a partner at the law firm of Demiris & Moore, located in the heart of downtown Walnut Creek, in the center of Contra Costa County. His practice focuses on litigation involving elder abuse (financial and physical), will and trust litigation, conservatorships, guardianships, HOA's, and appeals. Kosta is actively involved in the Contra Costa County legal community. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Contra Costa County Bar Association's Elder Law Section. He serves as court-appointed counsel in Conservatorship cases in Contra Costa County. Kosta is dedicated to helping...
Jeffrey K Nielsen
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San Jose, CA Probate Lawyer. 4 years experience
(408) 294-9700 84 West Santa Clara St. #540
San Jose, CA 95113
Free ConsultationProbate, Business and Estate Planning
Western State University College of Law
Mark Tad Malachowski
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San Francisco, CA Probate Attorney. 10 years experience
(415) 983-0717 703 Market Street
Suite 1108
San Francisco, CA 94103
Probate, Business, Employment and Estate Planning
Northwestern Cal Univ of Law
Founded by Mark Malachowski, the Law Office of Malachowski and Associates provides legal services to clients in San Francisco, Silicon Valley and the greater Bay Area. Our office recognizes that lives and fortunes hang in the balance when a client seeks our services, so we strive to work closely with you to develop an individually designed action plan to achieve your goals. Mr. Malachowski has a wide breadth of education and experience apart from his Juris Doctorate in Law and his legal counsel and litigation work for businesses, investors and individuals. With his Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in Science...
Christine R. MacDonald
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Oakland, CA Probate Attorney. 1 year experience
(415) 872-9348 125 12th Street
Suite 100 - BALI
Oakland, CA 94607
Probate, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
University of San Francisco School of Law
The Law Offices of Christine R. MacDonald was founded by Christine MacDonald in 2016 to provide affordable access to legal representation for Bay Area residents. Christine MacDonald graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law in May 2015 and was admitted to the California State Bar in December 2015. The Law Offices of Christine R. MacDonald provides representation in family law matters, including guardianships and other probate matters, as well as juvenile cases and criminal record expungement. As a former social worker, Christine prides herself in providing compassionate legal services to those in crisis, with an emphasis on...
Analisa Pratt
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Menlo Park, CA Probate Attorney. 10 years experience
750 Menlo Avenue, Suite 200
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
Golden Gate University
Analisa Pratt is the Founder of Pratt Law, which specializes in estate and trust planning and estate administration. Analisa has been practicing law for over 10 years and is licensed in California and Arizona. Before launching Pratt Law, Analisa practiced law with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and K&L Gates. She also served as a judicial law clerk in the United States District Court for the District of Arizona and as a legal research attorney with the Superior Court of California. Analisa has received a number of awards for her pro bono contributions...
David W. Tate Esq.
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Campbell, CA Probate Attorney. 29 years experience
(408) 371-6000 2542 S Bascom Ave
#200
Campbell, CA 95008
Probate, Business, Elder and Real Estate
U of San Francisco School of Law
Matthew G. Grech
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Redwood City, CA Probate Lawyer. 9 years experience
(650) 743-2548 2000 Broadway St.
Suite 231
Redwood City, CA 94063
Free ConsultationProbate, Bankruptcy, Business and Estate Planning
St. Thomas University School of Law
As an attorney, Matthew Grech began his career as a civil litigator. From there Mr. Grech transitioned into estate planning and probate & estate administration. As an estate planning/administration attorney Mr. Grech has assisted numerous clients manage trust and estate administrations from inception to closing, as well as guiding and facilitating the planning process. It was during this time that Mr. Grech realized that a number of his clients’ family members and friends were facing mounting financial troubles in the wake of The Great Recession. It was this realization that motivated Mr. Grech to begin practicing bankruptcy law, which...
(650) 743-2548 1300 Clay St.
Suite 600
Oakland, CA 94612
(650) 743-2548 3478 Buskirk Ave.
Suite 1000
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Hannah Sargent
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Castro Valley, CA Probate Lawyer. 6 years experience
(510) 512-5400 20878 Redwood Road
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Probate, Elder and Estate Planning
University of California - Berkeley and Georgetown University Law Center
Hannah Sargent received her undergraduate degree from University of California Los Angeles and graduated from University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. While in school, she spent time clerking for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in San Jose. She is a former military officer, company commander, two-time Iraq war veteran and decorated AH-64D Apache Helicopter pilot. She is currently the principal attorney at Sargent Law Office, where she practices litigation, business and commercial law, and estate planning, and she lives in Castro Valley with her family. Between her time working and being with her family, she enjoys...
Jean Claude Bernard Mallein
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Danville, CA Probate Attorney. 10 years experience
(925) 905-9050 801 San Ramon Valley Blvd., Suite F
Danville, CA 94526
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Golden Gate University School of Law and Golden Gate University School of Law
Jean Claude (JJ) B. Mallein Jr. is an experienced business, tax and trusts and estates attorney. Dedicated to wealth preservation, he has focused his education and practice on helping California residents secure their estates and prepare for the future. As a partner at boutique tax and estate planning firm in the Silicon Valley, Mr. Mallein gained valuable experience in wealth management, estate planning, tax planning, business succession planning, trust and estate administrations, tax controversy, real estate transactions and like-kind exchange cases. He is fully prepared to tackle complex business and estate planning cases. Mr. Mallein is a Certified Specialist...
Timothy Mark Hyden
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San Ramon, CA Probate Lawyer. 30 years experience
(925) 831-0636 18 Crow Canyon Ct
#380
San Ramon, CA 94583
Probate, Business, Family and Personal Injury
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Jonathan C. Lee
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San Francisco, CA Probate Lawyer. 7 years experience
(415) 685-0813 44 Montgomery St
#2018
San Francisco, CA 94104
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Nina C Decker Esq.
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Santa Clara, CA Probate Lawyer. 4 years experience
(408) 919-0088 2930 Bowers Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95051
Probate, Bankruptcy and Estate Planning
Santa Clara University School of Law
Nina Decker is a licensed attorney in California. She obtained her law degree from Santa Clara University in 2012. While in law school, Nina was the Editor-in-Chief of the Santa Clara Journal of International Law, and received Witkin and CALI awards for academic achievement. She also interned for Chief Magistrate Judge Maria-Elena James of the US District Court for the Northern District of California. A native of Boise, Idaho, Nina also has a Bachelor's Degree in Sociology from Boise State University. After graduating from Santa Clara University, Nina worked as a Graduate Fellow with the Northern California Innocence Project,...
Donald Lee Field Jr
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San Francisco, CA Probate Lawyer. 37 years experience
(415) 989-7500 601 Montgomery St
#1088
San Francisco, CA 94111
Probate, Estate Planning and Tax
The George Washington University Law School
John Erik Fraker
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Saratoga, CA Probate Attorney. 17 years experience
(800) 775-7612 14500 Big Basin Way
Suite K
Saratoga, CA 95070
Free ConsultationProbate, Estate Planning, Real Estate and Tax
Golden Gate University School of Law and University of Southern California Gould School of Law
John Erik Fraker is the chair of the Charitable Planning & Philanthropy Practice Group for Ainer & Fraker, LLP. Specializing in high net-worth estate planning, philanthropy, and asset protection, John excels at providing sophisticated financial solutions and advanced charitable techniques that help individuals reduce taxes, provide a lasting legacy, and strengthen the familyâs core identity. Prior to co-founding Ainer & Fraker, LLP in 2002, John handled the investment and insurance needs of high net worth families as a fee-only financial planner in the affluent Brentwood Santa Monica area of Los Angeles. Additionally, he worked as Business Development Officer for the...
(800) 775-7612 70 Washington Street
Suite 303
Oakland, CA 94607
Bridget McInerney Harris
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San Francisco, CA Probate Attorney. 37 years experience
(415) 984-9635 2 Embarcadero Center
5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Georgetown University Law Center and Gonzaga University School of Law
Liza Weiman Hanks
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Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney. 19 years experience
(650) 327-0888 350 Cambridge Ave,
#175
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Probate, Estate Planning and Tax
Stanford Law School
William Broderick-Villa
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Modesto, CA Probate Lawyer.
(800) 529-3080 1300 K St
2nd Floor
Modesto, CA 95354
Probate and Estate Planning
Georgetown University Law Center
James G.  Schwartz
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Pleasanton, CA Probate Attorney. 40 years experience
(925) 463-1073 7901 Stoneridge Dr
#401
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Civil Rights and Collections
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law