I grew up in Santa Rosa. As the daughter of Michael Diepenbrock, a 40 year Santa... more
I grew up in Santa Rosa. As the daughter of Michael Diepenbrock, a 40 year Santa Rosa estate planning veteran, I was raised surrounded by the law and concern for clients, learning that, only when a lawyer does her job the right way, for the right reasons, is she worthy of being counted among her clients’ most-trusted counselors. I am very happy to put these values to work every day for my estat... view profile
Hello. I am a California Lawyer. My areas of practice include elder law, estates,... more
Hello. I am a California Lawyer. My areas of practice include elder law, estates, wills and trust, financial powers of attorney, health care powers of attorney, probate, conservatorships, and then corporations, LLCs, commercial and residential real estate transactions, contracts,and finally I am fluent in financial accounting; general ledgers, income statements and balance sheets, etc.
Ken Jacobs is a State Bar of California Certified Specialist in Estate Planning,... more
Ken Jacobs is a State Bar of California Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust Probate Law. For over 16 years he has provided Sebastopol and Sonoma County with top quality trust estate services in a friendly and informal setting.
Mr. Manwell’s practice includes complex real estate transactions, estate planning... more
Mr. Manwell’s practice includes complex real estate transactions, estate planning and business formation, non-profit entities, limited liability company and public agency representation. He heads the transactional and estate planning group at Perry, Johnson, Anderson, Miller & Moskowitz. Mr. Manwell is an AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated attorney*. He graduated from the University of Notre Dam... view profile
"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.