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About Me

We always seek to be correct, practical, efficient and effective.


Practice Areas


  1. Estate Planning: 50%
    40 years
  2. Real Estate: 30%
    40 years
  3. Business: 20%
    40 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Matthew Atherton Sullivan

    I strongly endorse this lawyer. Jake has many years of experience in business law, estate planning, and real estate matters. His analysis of complicated problems is always concise, and he has a knack for helping clients find the best solution to their problems. He is an intelligent, experienced, and skilled attorney. His clients are pleased with his representation, analysis, and advice.


    Matthew Sullivan Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

175 N Redwood Dr #250
San Rafael, CA, 94903-1967



Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in Northern CaliforniaSuper Lawyers Magazine2009
Rated AVMartindale-Hubbell2000
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerDemartini & Walker LLP1991 - Present
PartnerSchaefer, Walker & DeMartini1976 - 1991
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Marin County Estate Planning CouncilPast Pres. Bd Membr2009 - Present
Marin Property Owners AssnPast PresidentN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Adams, Ann Est ofAll goals achievedAdams, E
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Publication NameTitleDate
The Marin LawyerTwelve Asset Protection Tips2012
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Golden Gate UniversityN/AMBA (TAX)1982
UC Hastings COLN/AJ. D. - Law1976
Univ of VirginiaN/ABS Economics1973
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
MCEPC Public MeetingThe Trustee's Role in Irrevocable Insurance Trusts2010