Janet L. Tallett is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and
Probate Law. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
from the University of California at Santa Barbara and her law degree
from the Santa Barbara College of Law. While obtaining her law degree
she worked full-time as a paralegal. She worked as a paralegal for
20 years in Santa Barbara California. Her work as a paralegal included the areas of estate planning, trust administration, probate, Medi-Cal planning, conservatorships, civil litigation, business law, land use, small claims, and criminal defense.
Ms. Tallett has experience in the preparation of revocable living trusts, special needs trusts, irrevocable trusts including generation-skipping trusts, general durable powers of attorney for financial matters, health care directives, and Medi-Cal applications for long term care. She has extensive experience with trust administration and probate matters. She can also provide advise and analysis concerning tax matters, including property transfers and the preparation of Estate and Generation Skipping Tax Returns and Gift Tax Returns.
|Attorney||Law Office of Janet Tallett||2013 - Present|
|Attorney||Gilfix & La Poll Associates LLP||2005 - 2013|
|Paralegal||Law Office of Dallas Atkins||2003 - 2004|
|Paralegal - Intern||Santa Barbara County Counsel||2003 - 2004|
|Paralegal||Mullen & Henzell, LLP||1999 - 2003|
|Paralegal||Ambrecht & Associates LLP||1994 - 1999|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|San Mateo County Bar Association||N/A||2014 - Present|
|National Association of Elder Law Attorneys||N/A||2013 - Present|
|Silicon Valley Bar Association||N/A||2005 - Present|
|Santa Barbara College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2004|
|University of California - Santa Barbara||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1993|
|University of San Diego||Paralegal Certificate||1985|
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