Michael Edward Lonich

Michael Edward Lonich

Probate Attorney
San Jose, CA




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About Me

Michael E. Lonich, managing partner of Lonich and Patton, LLP has nearly 30 years experience as a trial lawyer, beginning his career representing a wide range of businesses and individuals. His practice currently focuses on business matters, probate and estate planning. Michael serves as a mediator or arbitrator upon request, particularly in support of the firms family law practice. After many...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (30 minutes), Hourly ($300-$500/hour)

Client Reviews

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Long time business advisor and trusted lawyer

Posted by: Joe Morici over 4 years ago.

I have used Mr lonichs services in a multitude of different ways and have beed thoroughly satisfied with the results.

A good lawyer to have in your corner!

Posted by: Lisa about 5 years ago.

Mike prepared an estate plan for my husband and I. He took the time to listen to our situation and family issues before recommending a living trust...
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Showing 2 of 14 peer endorsements

Jeffrey David Curl
Jeffrey Curl

San Mateo, CA

Over 5 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I continue to refer clients to Mike's firm because I know the clients are in good hands. I also refer parties to Mike for arbitration and mediation...
Benedict Charles Di Duca
Benedict Di Duca

Chico, CA

Over 5 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer's work.
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1982 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1994 – present

Lonich & Patton, LLP


Showing 1 of 3 degrees

1981 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Pepperdine University School of Law


Showing 1 of 7 awards

2013 AV Rated



Showing 1 of 9 association entries

2011- present member

Los Gatos Chamber of Commerce

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Showing 2 of 26 publications

2014 Philip Hoffman’s Will (Part 1): What Should He Have Changed?

Lonich & Patton, LLP Blog

2014 Elder Abuse: Protect Your Loved Ones From Financial Exploitation

Lonich and Patton, LLP Blog

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Trust 101 Seminar

at Trust and Estate CLE

2010 Leveraging a Legacy

at Succession Planning Seminar

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