Areas I Serve

Long Beach, Seal Beach, Orange County, and South Bay areas.


I am a graduate of George Mason School of Law. I was admitted to California Bar in 1987 and spent the first 25 years of practice as a civil litigator focusing on legal malpractice and fee disputes. In 2014 I moved entirely into trust and estate work.

Years of Experience


Licenses and Certification

California Bar Number 127237

Areas of Expertise

Trust and Estate Planning, Estate Administration, Probate and Trust Litigation.

Ideal Clients

Singles and families in need of estate planning; LGBTQ community; Special Needs planning; Trustees and executors in need of assistance with Estate Administration; Representing persons in probate and/or litigation.

Affiliations or Memberships with Professional Organizations

California State Bar, Long Beach Bar Association, Estate Planning and Trust Council, Women Lawyers of Long Beach.

Community Service or Philanthropic Involvements

Supporting affordable housing for developmentally delayed adults and Lambda Legal.