San Mateo County Trusts Attorneys — 241 found

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  1. San Mateo County Trusts Attorney K. Bruce Friedman

    K. Friedman

    San Francisco, CA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 57 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.2

  2. San Mateo County Trusts Attorney Christopher Story Armstrong

    Christopher Armstrong

    San Francisco, CA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 42 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.0

  3. San Mateo County Trusts Attorney Robin Clinton Crawford

    Robin Crawford

    Pacifica, CA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 13 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  4. San Mateo County Trusts Attorney Ingrid Berger

    Ingrid Berger

    As a working mother of two young children, I understand how hard it is to find time... more
    Licensed for 11 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.4

  5. San Mateo County Trusts Attorney William Rochester

    William Rochester

    San Francisco, CA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 44 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.4

  6. San Mateo County Trusts Attorney Jennifer Halise Friedman

    Jennifer Friedman

    Menlo Park, CA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 17 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.7

  7. San Mateo County Trusts Attorney John Howard Lahey

    John Howard Lahey

    San Francisco, CA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 43 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.0

  8. San Mateo County Trusts Attorney Elizabeth Hansen

    Elizabeth Hansen

    San Francisco, CA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 24 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  9. San Mateo County Trusts Attorney Timothy Charles Brugh

    Timothy Brugh

    San Francisco, CA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 21 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  10. San Mateo County Trusts Attorney Stephen Gregory Gould

    Stephen Gould

    San Francisco, CA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 41 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.8

Trusts

A trust is an arrangement whereby someone owns and manages money or property for another person's benefit. Like a guardianship, a trustee has decision-making authority over the trust property, but no court is involved in the trustee's action–the person who creates the trust defines the scope of the trustee's power. There are many different trust types, including probate trusts, income trusts, spendthrift trusts, and educational trusts. For example, a living trust allows you to manage your property while you are alive and to direct who will manage it if you become incapable of doing so. In essence, you choose your own “guardian” in advance and avoid having the court do it for you. A trust attorney reviews the many reasons for establishing a trust with you, and can ensure your trust will be legally valid.