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John W Chang

John W Chang

also known as John Chang

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About Me

John W. Chang has been with the Law Firm of Kavesh, Minor & Otis since 2007, shortly after being admitted to the California State Bar.  Mr. Chang was born in Taiwan, raised in the South Bay, and received his Bachelors of Arts from the University of California, Riverside, in Political Science. He thereafter earned his Juris Doctorate Degree from Western State University College of Law and served as a certified law clerk for two years for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office. In 2014, Mr. Chang was awarded his Certification as a California State Bar Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law. Mr. Chang can fluently speak Chinese (Mandarin) and his specialty areas include post-death estate and trust administration.  Mr. Chang resides in Torrance with his wife and two sons.


Languages Spoken: English, Mandarin

Practice Areas


  1. Trusts: 50%
    8 years, 300 cases
  2. Estate Planning: 45%
    8 years, 300 cases
  3. Probate: 5%
    8 years, 300 cases



Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (90 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Jane Lee

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Jane Lee Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Peter Andrew Keon

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Peter Keon Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Kavesh, Minor & Otis

990 W. 190th Street
Suite 500
Torrance, CA, 90502

Satellite Office - By Appointment Only

333 City Boulevard West
17th Floor
Orange, CA, 92668

Satellite Office - By Appointment Only

5000 Birch Street
Suite 8000
Newport Beach, CA, 92660

Satellite Office - By Appointment Only

5850 Canoga Avenue
4th Floor
Woodland Hills, CA, 91367

Satellite Office - By Appointment Only

790 East Colorado Boulevard
9th Floor
Pasadena, CA, 91101




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate LawCalifornia State Bar2014
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Legal InternLos Angeles District Attorney Office2004 - 2006
Association NamePosition NameDuration
WealthCounselMember2007 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State Univ COLLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
Univ of California RiversidePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2001