Section Probate and Estate Planning


The Probate and Estate Planning Section covers substantive and procedural law governing trustees, probate estates, guardianships, conservatorship and other matters affecting trusts and estates and administration. The section offers Continuing Legal Education (CLE) and works closely with the bench to improve the administration of justice in the Probate Court.

Section Chairs

Timothy Barteau
415 453 9433
tbarteau@rflawllp.com

Valerie Gerard Kushel
415 578 0382
valerie@vgklaw.com

Thu | Jun 04

12-1:30P

Probate and Estate Planning

Thu | Jul 02

12-1:30P

Probate and Estate Planning

Thu | Aug 06

12-1:30P

Probate and Estate Planning
Marin Court Alert
May 26, 2020
By Presiding Judge Andrew Sweet

This Administrative Order 20-08 supplements Administrative Orders 20-07, 20-06, 20-05, and 20-04. Except as specifically modified herein, Administrative Orders 20-07, 20-06, 20-05, and 20-4 remain in full force and effect. The Marin County Superior Court will remain closed for all non-essential matters until 11:59 p.m. on May 29, 2020

WEBINAR RECAP
May 06, 2020
By Robert Rosborough

On May 6, MCBA sponsored a Town Hall Forum with Presiding Judge Andrew Sweet and Assistant Presiding Judge James Chou. MCBA President Susan Feder welcomed the (Zoom) capacity audience and acted as the moderator.

COVID-19 Resources
May 01, 2020
By MCBA

Local News & Information Regarding COVID-19

Marin Court Alert
Apr 28, 2020
By MCBA

Presiding Judge Andrew Sweet issued Administrative Order 20-07 on April 28., 2020

CA Judicial Council Approves Emergency Rule 12
Apr 17, 2020
By MCBA

Emergency rule 12 (click here for attachment) was adopted by the Judicial Council, effective today. The rule applies in all general civil cases and proceedings under the Family and Probate Codes, unless a court orders otherwise.

Resources Navigating Your Practice During COVID-19
Apr 01, 2020
By MCBA

MCBA is working to deliver information and essential resources to our membership to navigate their practices during COVID-19 crisis. Our neighboring Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) shared a program to assist small and solo practices.