Oakland Probate Lawyer

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Probate Lawyer

Reasons To Choose Me

Backed By 20+ Years Of Experience
Certified Public Accountant
Aggressive Advocate
Experienced Negotiator
Easily Accessible To Clients
Excellent Client References
Dedicated To Protecting Your Rights

The probate process is highly intimidating. An experienced Oakland probate attorney can help you navigate this process by knowing who to talk to, what to say, and representing you in court or in family mediation. As a California probate attorney and former CPA, I represent clients throughout the entire process from the initial appointment to the final distribution of the assets.

Ways I Can Help You During the Probate Process

  • Dealing with disputes between family members (a common occurrence)
  • Negotiating solutions that, if at all possible, help you avoid costly civil litigation
  • Resolving tax liabilities to ensure that property and other assets are clear of tax obligations
  • Avoiding potential pitfalls involved in issues
Probate Attorney

Under California law, you're supposed to have an attorney representing you during the probate process. While some exceptions are made, it's not advisable. Probate occurs at a highly stressful, emotionally charged time when those involved are prone to making poor decisions. Additionally, probate proceedings have a strict time limit which, if not met, may eliminate the possibility of getting a full and fair outcome. This makes it essential that you contact a qualified advocate and get their advice early on.


I am a probate lawyer with over 20 years of experience helping clients in the Alameda County area, and I can help you. Contact me today!


Don't Forget the Emotional Toll

It's an unfortunate fact of human nature that we make poor decisions under stress. There are a thousand conflicting emotions in play. Having a trusted probate attorney involved in the process can keep the understandably traumatic emotions at bay. You have enough to contend with while you are grieving, let me keep a clear head and handle all the tricky details. A probate attorney practiced in estate planning can act as a guide to overcome the sometimes crippling emotions and help get the necessary legal documents in place. Later on, these documents can prevent misunderstandings or financial confusion.

When it comes to probate issues, it's essential to understand your options and have a trusted advocate looking out for your best interests. Clients who are left in the dark are rarely satisfied. I pride myself on the personal attention my clients receive and know that they will act in their best interests when they are fully aware and fully informed.


Call me today at (510) 328-4005 or write to me using our free case evaluation form.


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