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Richard Wills

Richard Wills

Practice areas:

Probate

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Probate: 100%
    35 years

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

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    Frank Selden Estate Planning Attorney
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Contact Info

20122 163rd Ave NE
Woodinville, WA, 98072

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive199007/05/2015
CAInactive197905/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Intake Attorney, Probate Review CalendarKing County Superior Court2007
Intake Attorney, Probate Delinquency & Contempt CalendarKing County Superior Court2005
Intake Attorney, Guardianship Monitoring ProgramKing County Superior Court2003
President, Estate & Gift Tax SectionLos Angeles County Bar Association1985
Trustee, Tax SectionLos Angeles County Bar Association1985
Trustee, Real Property & Probate SectionLos Angeles County Bar Association1984
National Postdoctoral FellowshipUS National Institututes of Health1970
Election to Sigma Xi, National Scientific HonorarySociety of Sigma Xi1970
National Graduate FellowshipUS National Institutes of Health1965

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
LawyerWashington Probate2003 - Present
LawyerLaw Office of Richard Wills1985 - 2002
LawyerWebster, Jones & Agran1983 - 1985
LawyerMorgan, Lewis & Bockius1981 - 1983
LawyerLawler, Felix & Hall1979 - 1981

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysN/A2007 - Present
Real Property & Probate Section, WA State BarN/A2003 - Present
Solo & Small Firm Section, WA State BarN/A2003 - Present
Real Property & Probate Section, King County BarN/A2003 - Present
Solo & Small Firm Section, King County BarN/A2003 - Present
Tax Section, LA County BarTrustee1979 - 1985
Real Property & Probate Section, LA County BarTrustee1979 - 1985
Tax Section, CA State BarN/A1979 - 1985
State Bar of California, Real Property Law SectionN/A1979 - 1985
Estate & Gift Tax Section, LA County BarPresident1979 - 1985

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
The Los Angeles LawyerTaking Title to Property: The Community Property AdvantageN/A
The Los Angeles LawyerEstate Planning under the Economic Recovery ActN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Los Angeles School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
California Institute of TechnologyMolecular BiologyPhD - Doctorate1970
Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyLife ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1965

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
LA County Bar Annual Estate Planning ConferenceEstate Planning under the New Tax ActN/A
CA Continuing Education of the BarEstate & Tax Planning for Small Business OwnersN/A
CA Continuing Education of the BarRecent Advances in Probate Law & PracticeN/A
CA Continuing Education of the BarRecent Advances in Probate Law & PracticeN/A