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Leslie Yarnes Sugai

Leslie Yarnes Sugai

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Elder Law

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Elder Law: 50%
  2. Estate Planning: 50%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Sheri Lynn Sudweeks

    I have complete confidence in Leslie as an attorney, which is why I have formed a partnership with her at Sugai & Sudweeks, LLP.

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    Sheri Sudweeks Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Sugai & Sudweeks, LLP

200 South Santa Cruz Ave Suite 100
Los Gatos, CA, 95030

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199208/18/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pinnacle of Achievement in LawAmerican Biographical Institute2010
Certified Specialist - Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust LawState Bar of California2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneySugai & Sudweeks2014 - Present
AttorneyCarney, Sugai & Sudweeks, LLP2010 - 2014
AttorneyCarney & Sugai, LLP2005 - 2009

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Silicon Valley Bar AssociationAttorney MemberN/A
West Valley Bar AssociationSecretary of the BoardN/A
Santa Clara County Estate Planning CouncilAttorney MemberN/A
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysAttorney MemberN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of The Pacific - Mcgeorge School of LawN/AN/A1992
University of California, Santa CruzN/AN/A1988
University of California - Santa CruzN/AN/AN/A
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificN/AN/AN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Saratoga Retirement Community EventAmerican Taxpayer Relief Act of 20122013
Professional Fiduciary Association Conference in MontereyTrust Interpretation: What to Know Before You Take the Case2013
Professional Fiduciary Association Conference in MontereyHow to Use an Attorney Effectively in a Trust Administration Matter2013
Professional Fiduciary Association Conference in Los AngelesTrust Interpretation: What to Know Before You Take the Case2012
Avenidas Caregiver ConferencePlan Ahead for Peace of Mind2012
Spring Client SeminarInterpreting the 2011 Estate Tax Law2011
Professional Fiduciary Association Conference in MontereyVA Benefits: A Comparison of the Basic with SSI and Medi-Cal2011
Professional Fiduciary Association Conference in MontereyHow to Use an Attorney Effectively in a Trust Administration Matter2011
New Attorney Round TableResolving Disputes in Post-Death Administration2011
Merrill Lynch ConferenceLife Care Planning2011
National Business Institute (NBI) SeminarTop Estate Planning Techniques, Simple and Effective Preservation Methods2010
Professional Fiduciary Association of California Annual ConferenceThe Prudent Investor Act and the Courts: How to Proceed When the Two Don’t Align2009
New Attorney RoundtableManaging Your Law Practice2008
New Attorney RoundtableIssues in Probate2007
National Business Institute (NBI) SeminarHealth, Financial and Health Care Planning for Elder Clients2007