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  1. Estate Planning: 65%
    26 years
  2. Tax: 25%
    26 years
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 10%
    26 years

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Fitzgerald, Abbott & Beardsley LLP

1221 Broadway 21st Floor

Oakland, CA, 94612-1823


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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters Service2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters Service2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters Service2008
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters Service2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerFitzgerald Abbott & Beardsley LLP1989 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Girls Incorporated of Alameda CountyBoard of Directors - President2009 - 2010
Goodwill of the Greater East BayBoard Member2004 - Present
Alameda County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of CaliforniaMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawN/ALL.M - Master of Laws1989
University of San Francisco School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
California State University, California Polytechnic State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Estate Planning for the Blended FamilyEstate Planning for the Blended Family2009
Estate Planning for Blended FamiliesEstate Planning For Blended Families2008
Fitzgerald Abbott & BeardsleyBest Practices for Accepting and Administering Philanthropic Gifts2004
National Business Institute (NBI)Estate tax planning issuesN/A
California Education of the Bar (CEB)Estate tax planning issuesN/A