Mr. Ward previously did extensive international work, and later held executive positions with Bank of America, KPMG (formerly Peat Marwick), and The Merrill Lynch Private bank. After working in finance for a number of years, Mr. Ward returned to school for his law degree, and then furthered his law education with a postgraduate law degree (LL.M.) in Estate Planning with considerable emphasis on tax issues, multi-generational issues, and Medicaid/Medi-Cal eligibility issues for elders.
Mr. Ward is also a Certified Senior Advisor, and worked in both Elder Law and Estate Planning in Florida before returning to California to open his own law practice.
Languages Spoken: Spanish, English
Licensed since 2011
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (Northern California chapter)||N/A||N/A|
|Silicon Valley Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Section||N/A||N/A|
|California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform||N/A||N/A|
|University of Miami School of Law||Estate Planning||LL.M - Master of Laws||2010|
|Roger Williams Univ SOL||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2008|
|University of California - Davis||Agronomy||M.S.||1981|
|Univ of California Davis||Agricultural Economics and Management||BS - Bachelor of Science||1977|