An Experienced and Caring Southern California Elder Law Attorney.
I joined my father's law practice in Santa Monica in 1972, he had been an attorney in Santa Monica since the early 1950's.
I have been past president of the Santa Monica Bar Association, Hastings Alumni Association of Los County and past trustee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association. Presently I am also a member of the National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys and National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, and an instructor at Emeritus College, Santa Monica College.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2017|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|Partner||Deering, Sands & Berberoglu||2005 - Present|
|Licensed Real Estate Broker||Joe Boy Properties INC||1974 - Present|
|Partner||Deering and Sands||1999 - 2005|
|Elder Law Professor||Santa Monica College||1999 - 2010|
|Professor||California State University Los Angeles||1991 - 2008|
|Business Law||Loyola Law School Los Angeles||1981 - 1989|
|Founder and Director of Law||California State University Los Angeles||1973 - 1992|
|Partner||Deering Walter And Sands||1972 - 1999|
|Attorney||Host International||1970 - 1971|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Los County Bar Association||Senior Lawyers Section Executive Committee||2008 - Present|
|National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys||Member||1998 - Present|
|WealthCounsel||Member||1998 - Present|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association||Member||1972 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||1972 - Present|
|State Bar of California||Member||1972 - Present|
|Santa Monica Bar Association||Member||1971 - Present|
|National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys||Chairman||2005 - 2008|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association||Trustee||1989 - 1989|
|Santa Monica Bar Association||President||1987 - 1987|
|University of California, Hastings College of the Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1971|
|California State University Long Beach||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1968|
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