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Cheryl Edwards Tannenberg

Trusts Attorney at San Diego, CA

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  • Licensed for 39 years
    State CA
    Acquired 1984
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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Practice areas
  1. Trusts
    80%
    trust and fiduciary litigation and administration

  2. Guardianship
    10%
    conservatorships

  3. Probate
    10%
    probates and probate litigation

Location

Witham Mahoney & Abbott LLP
401 B Street, Suite 2220
San Diego, CA, 92101

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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.5 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Of Counsel
  • Witham Mahoney & Abbott LLP
  • 2023 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Kirby & McGuinn, A, PC
  • 2001 - 2022
  • Hinchy Witte Wood Anderson & Hodges
  • 1984 - 2001

Education

  • Univ of San Diego SOL
  • J.D.- cum laude
  • 1984
  • San Diego State Univ
  • B.A. with distinction
  • 1976

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Union Bank, Trustee v. Mission Hills Health Care
  • Union Bank, trustee, won the case
  • In re the George & Margareta Burger Trust
  • Client won - Care giver gift invalidated
  • In re the Alda McCourt Trust
  • Client won -Contestant lost and Trust upheld as valid

Associations

  • San Diego Superior Court
  • Judge Pro Tem
  • 2011 - Present
  • Enright Inn of Court
  • Master
  • 2003 - Present
  • North County Estate Planning Group
  • Member
  • 2004 - 2010
  • San Diego Law Review
  • Member & Author
  • 1982 - 1984
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

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  • 2011
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  • 2010
  • San Diego SuperLawyers
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2009
  • San Diego SuperLawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2008
  • Member and Published Comment
  • San Diego Law Review
  • 1982
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Speaking Engagements

  • San Diego County Bar, Trusts and Estates Section
  • Estate Planning Pitfalls Leading to Litigation
  • 2013
  • San Diego County Bar, Trusts and Estates Section
  • Probate Appeals
  • 2012
  • 2012 PFAC Annual Conference
  • Litigation By and Against Fiduciaries
  • 2012
  • 2010 Professional Fiduciaries Association of California Conference
  • Litigation Involving Fiduciaries
  • 2010
  • Litigation Section Meeting
  • Advanced Deposition Techniques
  • 2009
  • La Jolla Probate Section
  • Trends in Trust and Estate Litigation
  • 2009
  • Elder Law Section
  • Financial Elder Abuse
  • 2009
  • Probate Practice: The Basics
  • Probate Litigation
  • 2008
  • Practical Issues of the Prudent Investor Act
  • Litigation Involving the Prudent Investor ACt
  • 2008
  • 2008 Professional Fiduciaries Association Conference
  • Financial Elder Abuse
  • 2008
  • Understanding Trustee and Executor Liability Issues
  • Trustee and Executor Duties and Liabilities
  • 2007
  • Professional Fiduciaries Association Conference
  • Litigation Involving Trustees
  • 2007
  • Financial Elder Abuse - Elder Abuse & Dependent Adult Civil Protection Act
  • Financial Elder Abuse
  • 2007
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San Diego Trusts Lawyer Cheryl Edwards Tannenberg
Cheryl Edwards Tannenberg
Trusts Attorney
San Diego, CA
Licensed for 39 years