Insight and Expertise
By focusing his practice exclusively in the area of estate planning and administration, Tim provides the requisite insight and expertise in this complex and continually evolving area of law.
Tim’s approach is values-based, focusing on what you value, rather than on the value of what you own. Whenever family and money are concerned, the issues can be complex. Prudent planning is essential to preserve and protect both your assets and family harmony.
Only a small percentage of practicing attorneys are certified as specialists by the State Bar of California. As a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law, Tim has met the strict standards of the state bar, ensuring that he has extensive experience and demonstrated success in his field. The certification process includes passing a rigorous examination, demonstrating a high level of experience, specialized continuing legal education in addition to the standard continuing education required of attorneys, and favorable standing among his peers. Working with Tim, you can be confident that you are partnering with one of the premier estate planning, trust and probate attorneys in the Bay Area.
Tim holds a law degree from the University of Washington and an undergraduate degree in business from the University of Wisconsin. In addition to being an attorney, he has many years of experience as a certified public accountant, life insurance advisor and wealth strategy coach.