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Marina Michelle Vinsky

Marina Michelle Vinsky

also known as Marina M. Beniaminson

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Trusts, Probate, Elder Law, Mediation

About Me

Marina M. Vinsky, Esq., is the principal attorney at Vinsky Law Group. Her practice focuses exclusively on Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Administration, Conservatorship and Adoption matters. Marina has built Vinsky Law Group to provide sophisticated, creative and practical estate planning advice, to support and guide clients through difficult times of loss, and to advance clients’ interests in court. Vinsky Law Group is proud to serve a very diverse group of clients and to provide the highest quality of legal services and customer experience. Marina is a member of the Silicon Valley Bar Association and the Trusts and Estates Section of the California State Bar. She is a frequent lecturer on the topics of Estate Planning and Probate for insurance and financial planning professionals. Marina resides in Santa Clara County with her husband and two daughters. In her very limited spare time, she enjoys dancing, hiking, and cooking with her family. Marina is always happy to answer estate planning questions during a free ½ hour consultation.  

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Languages Spoken: Russian

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Probate: 25%
  2. Trusts: 25%
  3. Estate Planning: 25%
  4. Elder Law: 15%
  5. Mediation: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($275-350/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Milla Leah Lvovich

    Marina is my go-to expert on questions relating to estate planning. She is incredibly knowledgeable and extremely responsive. I am a true fan and wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone who needs an estate plan.

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    Milla Lvovich Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Minda B. Parrish

    I endorse this lawyer's work. I am very impressed with Marina's professionalism and competency. She takes the time to understand her clients' needs and wishes. She is well versed in the law and makes it her business to be sure her clients goals are achieved.

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    Minda Parrish Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Vinsky Law Group

2055 Junction Ave, Suite 118
San Jose, CA, 95131

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200805/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Probono PlaqueSanta Clara University2007
Excellence in Legal WritingCALI AWARD2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate AttorneyRusconi, Foster & Thomas, APC2007 - 2009
Judicial ExternSanta Clara County Superior Court Probate Division2006 - 2007
Law ClerkTemmerman, Cilley & Kolhmann2005 - 2006
Research AssociateRoche Biosciences2002 - 2004

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Women's Networking AllianceMember2010 - Present
Silicon Valley Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
NAIFAMember2009 - Present
LeTip International - San Jose ChapterVice President2008 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Santa Clara Univ SOLLawJuris Doctor2007
University of California - DavisBiochemistryMaster of Science2002
University of California - DavisBiochemistryBachelor of Science2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
New York Life TrainingBasics of Estate Planning for Insurance Professionals2009
Incapacity SeminarIncapacity Planning2009
ILIT Informational SeminarIrrevocable Life Insurance Trusts2009
Basics of Estate Planning SeminarRevocable Trust basics, Trust and Estate Administration2009