Mr. Cooper is an Attorney and Counselor at Law, expert level, with a record of successful private and public agency practice, with extensive experience in many practice areas. He is a creative problem solver and team player with the ability to work productively with others in a high-volume, fast paced environment. He knows and practices the fundamentals of multi-disciplinary anlysis and holistic methdology in addressing legal problems and opportunities.
Mr. Cooper has many years of experience in all aspects of estate planning, wills, trusts and probate. He represents individuals, families, and small business owners in all aspects of estate planning, business planning, tax planning, wealth preservation and asset protection. He helps clients plan their estates, their family and business transitions, and their elder years with revocable and irrevocable trusts, business and property agreements, powers of attorney, beneficiary designations, insurance trusts, charitable trusts and other planning strategies. He represents clients in probate estates and trust administration, and works together with clients and tax professionals on preparation of gift and estate tax returns. He is sensitive to the needs and concerns of persons and families who must deal with the incapacity of a loved one, and helps them steer the best course for asset preservation and personal dignity in the face of managed care or catastrophic illness expenses.
Licensed since 1979
Hourly ($250-350/hour), Free Consultation (30 minutes)
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|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Butte County Bar Association||Member||2008 - 2008|
|Paradise Ridge Chamber of Commerce||Member||2008 - 2008|
|Paradise Rotary Club||Member||2008 - 2008|
|State Bar of California||Member, Trusts and Estates Section||1990 - 2008|
|State Bar of California||Member, Family Law Section||1985 - 2008|
|University of California - Davis||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1978|
|Stanford University||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1972|