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Craig Martin Scalise

Craig Martin Scalise

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Trusts, Wills & Living Wills, Probate, Family

About Me

I have a boutique firm and limit my practice to matters relating to Estate Planning, including: Wills, Trusts, Elder Law, Guardianships, Conservatorships, Medi-Cal Planning, Advance Health Care Directives, Special Needs Trusts, Veteran’s Benefits. Probate, Will Contests, Business Succession Planning and Business Law in Thousand Oaks and throughout Ventura and Los Angeles Counties. I mainly work with clients living in Newbury Park, Simi Valley, Moorpark, Westlake Village, Agoura and Calabasas. I live in the Conejo Valley with my wife and children. I enjoy gardening, baseball, and helping people.

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Languages Spoken: English, Italian

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Wills & Living Wills: 25%
  2. Trusts: 25%
  3. Estate Planning: 25%
  4. Probate: 20%
  5. Family: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($275-325/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

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    I wholeheartedly endorse this lawyer. A brilliant, trustworthy and highly respected attorney in the legal community.

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Contact Info

Thousand Oaks/Westlake Office

2629 Townsgate Road Suite 235
Westlake Village, CA, 91361

Simi Valley Office

2655 First Street, Suite 250
Simi Valley, CA, 93065

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Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive201105/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Accredited AttorneyVeterans Administration2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneySimi Valley Free Clinic2012 - Present
AttorneyThe Law Offices of Craig M. Scalise2011 - Present
Supervisor - State Sponsored ProgramsWellpoint2002 - 2006
Subrogation Recovery RepresentativeWellpoint1998 - 2002
Business AnalystWellpoint1995 - 1998
Medical Claims and AdjustmentsBlue Cross Of California1992 - 1995

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Simi Valley Free ClinicPro Bono Volunteer2012 - Present
California Advocates for Nursing Home ReformLegal News Network2012 - Present
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2011 - Present
Las Flores Community GardenVice President2011 - Present
Senior Legal ConcernsVolunteer2011 - Present
National Notary AssociationNotary2011 - Present
Greater Conejo Chamber of CommerceMember2010 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember2010 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ventura College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Univ of California at Los AngelesHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1995

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Estate Planning in 2012Estate Planning2012