John Michael Goralka

John Michael Goralka

Trusts Attorney
Sacramento, CA




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About Me

Our law firm is uniquely able to assist you with your estate planning, estate administration, tax and business needs. Our philosophy is to put you in a position to succeed, including avoiding litigation, understanding your options and the tax consequences, and utilizing advanced techniques for business succession and personal estate planning.  We are committed to building a lifetime relationship...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Highly Recommended Lawyer

Posted by: Marlene over 2 years ago.

Mr. Goralka could tell right away right away that I was lost in the legal world and he was extremly sympathetic and encouraging. Everyone told me...

The John Goralka Law Firm is highly recommended!

Posted by: Martin almost 2 years ago.

John Goralka is an excellent lawyer. He was highly recommended by my business partner and he met all my expectations. I met Mr. Goralka when he was...
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Alyssa T. Nguyen
Alyssa Nguyen

Sacramento, CA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I highly recommend John for all estate planning, business planning and transactions, and tax litigation matters. John is the only certified...
Stephen George Wanderer
Stephen Wanderer

Sacramento, CA

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

John Goralka is an experienced, knowledgeable and skilled attorney. He is an expert in business and estate planning matters, with a specialty in...
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1988 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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1996 – present

The Goralka Law Firm


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LL.M - Master of Laws in Law

McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California


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2014 Five Star Estate Planning Attorney Award

Five Star Professional


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2013- present Education Chair

Sacramento Estate Planning Council

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1992 Can the Service Partner Finally Go Back To Work?

California Tax Lawyer

Speaking Engagements

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2008 Inventory and Appraisal

at Fundamental Probate Procedures and Practices

2008 Sort Through the Complex Rules Regarding the Taxation of Family Limited Partnerships

at Family Limited Partnerships in Estate Planning and Asset Protection

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