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John Michael Goralka

About John Goralka

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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 with each and every client based upon integrity, compassion and exceptional service.

At The Goralka Law Firm in Sacramento, we understand business and taxation law and the role these play in your business and estate planning matters. Whether you are starting up a new business, buying or selling an existing business or looking to draw up a will, trust, or premarital agreement, our firm can tailor creative solutions designed to meet your legal concerns and needs. For timely, effective advice designed to achieve results, we invite you to schedule a confidential consultation. Contact us at The Goralka Law Firm.

Our Sacramento business law attorneys are experienced in a number of highly specialized areas of the law, including the following:

·     Probate and trust administration

·     Probate and trust litigation

·     Probate and trust mediation services

·     Asset protection

·     Business and corporate law

·     Estate planning and trusts

·     Tax planning and controversy

·     Commercial real estate transactions

·     Elder Law

·     Commercial leases

·     Pre-marital agreements

·     Partnership, company or corporate terminations

Our founding shareholder, Mr. John Goralka is a California Certified Tax Specialist (certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization). John is also a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law. There are fewer than 100 attorneys in the state of California with both of these critical specializations, John is one of the few. In addition, he has successfully completed his Certified Public Account (CPA) exam, and holds a Master in Taxation Law (LLM). Attorneys throughout California refer clients to our firm and call upon Mr. Goralka's business, tax and estate planning experience and knowledge. For additional information about our law firm, or to discuss your business, tax, real estate, or estate planning matter with Mr. Goralka, please call us at (916) 440-8036, e-mail us or fill out our intake form.


John is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. The AV Preeminent Rating is the highest rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. This AV rating is the pinnacle of profession excellence earned through a strenuous peer review process by Martindale-Hubbell, the most trusted legal ratings resource. 



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