I help people protect their loved ones and transfer their assets in a way that makes the world a better place. I do this by spending time with you to learn about your wishes and your concerns. What's unique about my practice is that my plans are created with maximum flexibility for changing circumstances in the future. In addition, in administering estates and trusts, I strive to treat all parties involved with courtesy and respect, to foster clear and open communications, and to work through questions, issues, and concerns before they turn into disputes.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Order of the Coif||UCLA||1994|
|Founding Attorney||Beach Cities Estate Law||2017 - Present|
|Attorney||Law Office of Angela Bellanca Klenk||2013 - 2017|
|Estate Consultant||Self Employed Consultant||2006 - 2013|
|Attorney||Hoffman, Sabban & Watenmaker, A Professional Corporation||2000 - 2003|
|Attorney||O’Melveny & Meyers, LLP||1994 - 2000|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|South Bay Estate Planning Council||N/A||2017 - Present|
|South Bay Bar Association||N/A||2017 - Present|
|National Association of Elder Law Attorneys (California chapter)||N/A||2017 - Present|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association||N/A||2016 - Present|
|State Bar of California||N/A||1995 - Present|
|University of California at Los Angeles School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1994|
|University of Notre Dame||BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration||1990|
|Monthly Focus Group||Taking a New Look at Busting Bypass Trusts in Light of Recent Changes to the Probate Code||2018|
|Monthly Focus Group||Ethical Issues and Conflicts in Estate Planning Engagements||2018|
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