Foster City Probate Lawyers

Daniel L DuRee
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Daniel L DuRee
San Mateo, CA Probate Attorney
(650) 933-7122 951 Mariners Island Blvd.
Suite 300
San Mateo, CA 94404
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Do you have questions about the estate planning process? Please call today for a free consultation.
Marisa Catherine Nelson
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Marisa Catherine Nelson
San Carlos, CA Probate Lawyer with 9 years of experience
(650) 485-3437 1300 Industrial Road
Suite 14
San Carlos, CA 94070
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...
Jeffrey Loew
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Jeffrey Loew
San Mateo, CA Probate Lawyer with 20 years of experience
(650) 487-8725 1650 Borel Place, Suite 123
San Mateo, CA 94402
Probate and Estate Planning
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
As a litigation attorney, Mr. Loew’s primary areas of practice include trust and estate litigation (including will and trust contests), fiduciary litigation, and financial elder abuse actions.

Mr. Loew is certified as a Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law by the State Bar of California’s Board of Legal Specialization, a title held by less than half of one percent of practicing attorneys in California, and by only about three percent of estate planning attorneys.

In addition to the areas described above, Mr. Loew is the founding President of the San Mateo County Law Library Foundation, helping provide access to...
James Buchan Creighton
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James Buchan Creighton
San Mateo, CA Probate Lawyer with 26 years of experience
(650) 344-0700 120 N. El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94401
Probate, Elder and Estate Planning
UC Hastings COL
Ronald C. Chauvel
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Ronald C. Chauvel
San Mateo, CA Probate Lawyer with 43 years of 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.
April Spitzer Glatt
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April Spitzer Glatt
San Mateo, CA Probate Attorney with 25 years of experience
(650) 573-9500 66 Bovet Road
Suite 280
San Mateo, CA 94402
Probate, Employment, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Univ of San Diego School of Law
April practices civil litigation specializing in employment law, estate planning and probate litigation,transportation law and real estate transactions. She is a strategic thinker and advocate who is focused on providing exceptional customer service while solving and preventing legal problems. April is a former Assistant State's Attorney in Illinois and worked as a Staff Attorney for the 19th Judicial Circuit in Illinois. She also worked for the San Diego District Attorney's Office.
Lauren T. Rios
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Lauren T. Rios
Burlingame, CA Probate Attorney with 5 years of experience
(650) 727-0900 533 Airport Blvd., Suite 300
Burlingame, CA 94010
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
Bobby Lydon-Lam
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Bobby Lydon-Lam
San Mateo, CA Probate Lawyer with 9 years of experience
1900 S Norfolk Street, Suite 350
San Mateo, CA 94403
Probate and Estate Planning
Hesam Ferdows
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Hesam Ferdows
Burlingame, CA Probate Lawyer with 28 years of experience
(650) 348-1600 1290 Howard Ave
Burlingame, CA 94010
Probate, Asbestos, Estate Planning and Real Estate
San Francisco Law School
William Henry Holsinger
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William Henry Holsinger
San Mateo, CA Probate Lawyer with 41 years of experience
(650) 340-7500 247 No. San Mateo Drive
San Mateo, CA 94401
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Family
UC Hastings COL
Mark Adrien Gullotta
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Mark Adrien Gullotta
San Bruno, CA Probate Lawyer with 17 years of experience
(650) 382-4331 1001 Bayhill Drive, 2nd Floor
San Bruno, CA 94066
Free ConsultationProbate and Estate Planning
Santa Clara University School of Law
As the founder of The Law Office of Mark Gullotta, San Mateo County lawyer Mark Gullotta provides legal services in a wide variety of estate planning issues and matters of probate. He has been practicing as an attorney for more than 15 years. Prior to deciding to establish his firm, Attorney Gullotta worked at another firm and as a CPA. In 2012 and 2013, he was the chair of the Trust and Estates Section of the San Mateo County Bar Association. His firm is happy to offer complimentary consultations—contact them today to get yours.
Matthew G. Grech
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Matthew G. Grech
Redwood City, CA Probate Lawyer with 13 years of 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...
John C.  Martin
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John C. Martin
Menlo Park, CA Probate Lawyer with 12 years of experience
(650) 329-9500 1145 Merrill St.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Boston College Law School
Attorney John Martin advises individuals, families, and businesses in the areas of legacy planning, wealth preservation, estate & business succession planning, and estate administration. Our law firm focuses exclusively on legacy planning, wealth preservation, estate and business succession planning, and estate administration. Our trust and estate planning services enable clients to protect their spouse's or child's s inheritance from creditors and predators, maximize control over their assets during their lifetime, benefit charities, and effectively transition their business to the next generation. Through an ongoing client maintenance program, we provide peace of mind that a client's goals will not...
Analisa Pratt
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Analisa Pratt
Menlo Park, CA Probate Attorney with 14 years of 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...
Paula Kay Canny
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Paula Kay Canny
Burlingame, CA Probate Lawyer with 40 years of experience
(650) 652-7862 840 Hinckley Road, Suite 101
Burlingame, CA 94010
Probate, Criminal Defense and DUI & DWI
U of San Francisco School of Law
Paula Canny is one of the premier criminal defense lawyers in California. Paula has over 35 years experience. Paula practices criminal defense law in all county courts within the State of California. Although she focuses her practice primarily in California state court matters, she also handles cases in the federal criminal courts. In recent years, Paula has expanded her practice to include probate litigation, personal injury matters, and other civil litigation cases. Her trial advocacy skills have rendered a remarkable track record of success in both criminal and civil matters. Paula has had extensive experience representing...
Nicholas Paul Jellins
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Nicholas Paul Jellins
Menlo Park, CA Probate Lawyer with 38 years of experience
(650) 329-1300 841 Menlo Ave
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Probate, Estate Planning, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Univ of Virginia School of Law
Christina Weed
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Christina Weed
San Francisco, CA Probate Lawyer with 12 years of experience
(925) 953-2920 201 Spear Street
Suite 1100
San Francisco, CA 94105
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
University of San Diego School of Law and Whittier Law School
Christina Weed understands the complex life demands and goals of her clients. Christina also understands that most of the time it is not possible to completely separate family life from business. Clients need an integrated plan that covers all of their family, business, tax, and estate planning concerns. Christina has dedicated the past thirteen years to the study and practice of law, taxation, business, accounting, and estate planning and uses this knowledge to consult with her clients in business, tax and estate planning matters. Christina is a licensed attorney with an LL.M. in Taxation from the...
Michael Ellis Freedman
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Michael Ellis Freedman
San Francisco, CA Probate Attorney with 36 years of experience
(877) 777-1666 580 California Street
Suite 1200
San Francisco, CA 94104
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Accomplished Trusts and Estates Attorney. Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. Selected to Northern California SuperLawyers. For more than thirty-two years, Michael Freedman has been lead trial lawyer in more than thirty state and federal jury and bench trials involving trusts and estates law, business law, tort law, labor and employment law, professional malpractice, insurance bad faith, and environmental law. Michael Freedman has built a solid reputation as an experienced, skilled and dedicated practitioner. He has consistently upheld this high standard of service. Michael Freedman...
Shawn Kerendian
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Shawn Kerendian
San Francisco, CA Probate Attorney with 14 years of experience
(415) 855-2000 135 Main Street
9th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
Free ConsultationProbate
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Shawn S. Kerendian is the founder and Principal of Keystone Law Group, P.C. Shawn has managed, supervised and litigated hundreds of Probate, Trusts and Estate matters. Shawn received his undergraduate degree from UCLA and his J.D. from Loyola Law School. He has appeared before judges throughout Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties on matters related to Trusts, Estates and Probate. Shawn is a member of the Trusts & Estates Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association, and also a member of the Trusts & Estates and Litigation sections of the State Bar of California.
Mr. Matthew J. Tuller
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Mr. Matthew J. Tuller
San Francisco, CA Probate Attorney with 9 years of experience
(415) 625-0773 275 Battery Street
13th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111-3372
Free ConsultationProbate, Estate Planning and Tax
Golden Gate University School of Law
For the past 8 years, Matthew J. Tuller, Esq. has served San Francisco Bay Area clients by providing highly customized estate planning solutions that meld convenience with exceptional client experience. As Principal Attorney of the Law Office of Matthew J. Tuller an estate planning-only law firm, he dedicates all day every day to creating practical solutions for complex legal issues.

Mr. Tuller's experience and estate planning only focus allows him to identify and implement the most effective solution to any estate planning related need that you encounter.

From creating a new estate plan, to updating an existing living trust, Will and...
Steven Matthew Simrin
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Steven Matthew Simrin
Oakland, CA Probate Lawyer with 24 years of experience
(510) 328-4005 318 Harrison St
Suite 102
Oakland, CA 94607
Free ConsultationProbate, Estate Planning and Tax
UC Hastings COL
Steven M. Simrin has over 20 years of experience as both an Oakland tax attorney and a certified public accountant. He advises clients in the areas of tax, probate, trusts, and conservatorships, and has represented clients before the IRS and all California state and local tax agencies. Attorney 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. Since then, he started work as an independent practitioner to provide an uncommon level of personal legal service to his clients.
Liza Weiman Hanks
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Liza Weiman Hanks
Mountain View, CA Probate Attorney with 24 years of experience
(650) 428-3900 2570 W El Camino Real
#400
Mountain View, CA 94040
Probate, Estate Planning and Tax
Stanford Law School
I am a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust Administration and Probate Law. Based in Mountain View, I offer Flat Fee pricing for your legal needs.

I am committed to empowering my clients to create an estate plan or settle an estate in a convenient, efficient, and pleasant manner. With over 20 years of experience, I love helping clients protect loved ones and attain peace of mind.

A mother of two children, my practice is dedicated to making a positive difference for families and children.
Sidney Alex Luscutoff
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Sidney Alex Luscutoff
San Francisco, CA Probate Lawyer with 40 years of experience
(415) 989-7500 5 3rd St
#1216
San Francisco, CA 94103
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Sidney Luscutoff is an experienced Business, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate Law attorney. His practice areas include bankruptcy estates, probate estates, trust estates and conservatorships. Sid provides quality, practical and strategic advocacy to the residents of California.

Sid's personal experience as a business owner and real estate developer give him a unique understanding of his clients' legal needs. Contact Sid to see how he can help you meet your goals.
Mr. James Michael O'Neil III
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Mr. James Michael O'Neil III
Palo Alto, CA Probate Lawyer with 12 years of experience
(415) 992-3123 3505 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Probate and Estate Planning
University of San Francisco School of Law
As the principal of the Law Offices of James O'Neil, James O’Neil has narrowed his primary focus to estate planning and estate administration. After graduating cum laude from the University of San Francisco School of Law, he served as an intern for the Honorable A. James Roberston II in the San Francisco Superior Court. After working in law firms from 2009 through 2019, James launched the Law Offices of James O'Neil. His mission is to guide his clients through the complex estate planning and trust and estate administration. He has helped hundreds of clients plan for their futures and manage...
Jonathan C. Lee
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Jonathan C. Lee
San Francisco, CA Probate Lawyer with 12 years of experience
(415) 685-0813 1 Market St
#3600
San Francisco, CA 94105
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Basil John Boutris
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Basil John Boutris
Oakland, CA Probate Attorney with 34 years of experience
(510) 430-1518 7677 Oakport St., Suite 1140
Oakland, CA 94621
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
My law firm specializes in all aspects of tax planning and tax controversy, trust and estate planning and litigation, business formation and bankruptcy (primarily relating to business/tax debts). I have over 30 years of experience as a tax specialist.
Alden Jay Knisbacher
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Alden Jay Knisbacher
Oakland, CA Probate Lawyer with 27 years of experience
(510) 460-1222 528 Grand Avenue
Ste 404
Oakland, CA 94612
Probate, Arbitration & Mediation, Civil Rights and Employment
Georgetown Univ Law Ctr
Alden Knisbacher has represented clients in the Bay Area and across California since 1994. He has litigated hundreds of cases in various areas of law including employment, real estate, contract and business disputes, probate disputes, civil rights and other matters.

Mr. Knisbacher is a Georgetown Law graduate.

When not practicing law he can be found hiking, biking, running or cycling with his two children. Or, perhaps, playing with their pet bunny, Bobby.
Mark Tad Malachowski
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Mark Tad Malachowski
San Francisco, CA Probate Attorney with 15 years of experience
(415) 983-0717 870 Market Street
Suite 1048
San Francisco, CA 94102
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...
Howard Elliot Kane
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Howard Elliot Kane
Oakland, CA Probate Attorney with 30 years of experience
(510) 292-0193 4200 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94611
Free ConsultationProbate, Estate Planning and Real Estate
UC Hastings COL
I attended UCLA from 1983-1987 and obtained a B.A. in History. I attended
UC Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco from 1987-1990 and began practicing law in 1990. I am also a licensed California real estate broker and I have brokered hundreds of purchase and sale agreements since 1996.

In addition to handling simple and complex real estate transactions, I focus on affordable estate planning packages. Fees begin at $495. Packages
include:

Wills
Revocable Living Trusts
Durable Power of Attorney for Finances
Health Care Directives
Final Arrangements

I also make house calls throughout the Bay Area.


Randi Sue Teichman
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Randi Sue Teichman
San Francisco, CA Probate Attorney with 33 years of experience
(415) 749-5900 2135 Lombard St
San Francisco, CA 94123
Probate, Estate Planning and Tax
Stanford University
Somita Basu
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Somita Basu
Santa Clara, CA Probate Attorney with 8 years of experience
(408) 850-7250 5201 Great America Pkwy #320
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
Concord Law School at Purdue Global
Somita Basu is a Founding Principal of Norton Basu LLP. Ms. Basu began her career in financial services and insurance and has lived and worked across the globe, working with blue chip Fortune 500 companies. Her career has taken her from the New York City metropolitan area to India and Singapore, where she gained a unique perspective on global business practices and cultures. She has worked in senior management positions with a culturally diverse workforce.

Having lived abroad for 13 years, Ms. Basu is particularly sensitive to how different cultural views can influence decision-making and risk appetite....
Hannah Sargent
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Hannah Sargent
Castro Valley, CA Probate Lawyer with 11 years of 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...
Ruben Sundeen
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Ruben Sundeen
Oakland, CA Probate Attorney with 25 years of experience
(510) 663-9240 428 13th St Fl 8
Oakland, CA 94612
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Thomas S Wrobel
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Thomas S Wrobel
san Francisco, CA Probate Attorney with 23 years of experience
(415) 928-4161 870 Market Street, Suite 645
san Francisco, CA 94102
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Elder and Estate Planning
The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law
I am a client-focused attorney with expertise in estate and tax planning, nonprofit and philanthropy, and real estate law.

My practice, T.S. Wrobel Law Group, focuses on Estate Planning, Probate, Exempt Organization Law, and Business Law services. We work directly with clients to protect their assets and legacy, and offer resources through our websites TSWrobel.Law and NonProfitLegalCenter.com to provide information and support to nonprofits and private family foundations on purpose, strategic fundraising, board structure, budget and operational issues.

Over the years, we’ve supported more than 1,600 nonprofits, private family foundations, and international NGOs across 50 states, including organizations such as...
Garrett Francis Riegg
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Garrett Francis Riegg
Oakland, CA Probate Lawyer with 49 years of experience
(510) 535-2555 1946 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606
Probate, Arbitration & Mediation, Estate Planning and Real Estate
UC Berkeley School of Law Boalt Hall
I have worked in a dozen fields of law over my career of 44 years. Mostly I was a business trial lawyer, but now I only advise and handle transactions: no trials. I am semiretired but come to the office most days.
John Erik Fraker
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John Erik Fraker
Oakland, CA Probate Attorney with 22 years of experience
(800) 775-7612 70 Washington Street
Suite 303
Oakland, CA 94607
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...
Marc Branco
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Marc Branco
San Francisco, CA Probate Lawyer with 11 years of experience
(415) 489-0529 28 2nd Street 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Estate Planning and Family
Golden Gate University
Helene Vivienne Wenzel
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Helene Vivienne Wenzel
San Francisco, CA Probate Lawyer with 27 years of experience
(415) 359-0223 2000 Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA 94109
Probate, Elder and Estate Planning
New Coll of CA School of Law
Jeremy D. Price
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Jeremy D. Price
Newark, CA Probate Attorney with 12 years of experience
(510) 795-4757 39899 Balentine Dr., Suite 200
Newark, CA 94560
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Phillip B Ghaderi
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Phillip B Ghaderi
San Leandro, CA Probate Lawyer with 11 years of experience
(510) 200-2414 16190 Foothill Blvd
San Leandro, CA 94578
Probate and Estate Planning
California Western School of Law
I am an East Bay native with my own law practice since 2009. I am focused on helping my clients create custom plans for passing on their wealth and giving care-takers (future and current) the legal tools they need.

It all starts with a conversation, and it's best to have those conversations when it isn't "crisis mode." I prefer work with clients that understand the value and importance of having a plan; I don't need to spend my time convincing someone that they should have a plan (and there are plenty of attorneys that have thriving practices built on serving...

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