San Clemente Estate Law

Exclusively Practicing Probate Law, Estate Planning, & Trust Administration

Jennifer Elliott - San Clemente Estate Law
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A comprehensive understanding of Probate, Estate Planning and Trust Administration Law

Ms. Elliott, formerly Ms. Medeiros, has 30 years of legal experience in many areas of law. Beginning as a legal secretary, she earned her Certification in Paralegal Studies before attending law school and passing the California bar exam 17 years ago.

Exclusively practicing law in the areas of estate planning, probate, and trust administration since 2005, Ms. Elliott regularly drafts wills, trusts, powers of attorney, deeds, and all transfer documents.

Areas of Focus

Jennifer Elliott has extensive knowledge and comprehensive understanding of probate, estate planning and trust administration law. This allows her and her team to handle a wide variety matters including wills and trusts, trust amendments, administering a trust, and handling the probate process in court from beginning to conclusion.

Give Your Estate Plan a Vision that Avoids Probate! Jennifer Elliott, in San Clemente, CA is highly revered by her clients for her deep understanding of probate laws and her ability to devise an estate plan that saves them from the unnecessary time, money, and effort involved with the probate process. If probate is required she will see the case through the probate court to a successful conclusion.
As an Orange County estate planning attorney, Jennifer Elliott has earned an established reputation among her clients through her dedicated legal services in San Clemente, CA. She puts forth her best effort to ensure that your wishes are honored, and that your loved ones are provided for in your absence.
San Clemente Estate Law will thoroughly assist you through your trust administration, which is the process of guiding you through each step of the trust’s instructions upon the settlor’s death. We will handle the necessary paperwork and give the proper notices as required by law and as outlined by the terms of the trust.

Steps to Take When a Loved One Dies

By William Scott

If you are simply too overwhelmed to call us during the first couple of weeks after your loved one passes away, it is important to keep in mind that there are several practical and legal considerations that the person named as the executor of the estate or trustee of the trust should address in the initial weeks following the death, prior to the administration of the estate or trust.

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Estate Planning Awareness Week: Having a Conversation with Your Family About Their Estate Plan

By san clemente estate law

In 2008, Congress recognized the need for the public to understand the importance and benefits of estate planning by passing House Resolution 1499, which designated the third week of October as National Estate Planning Awareness Week.

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Client Testimonials

Sandra Lee Russell

Jennifer Medeiros has been a God-send. After losing my mom a few months ago, I needed assistance with her trust plus setting up my own. I was an emotional mess. Jennifer is so professional, yet warm and caring. She has made this horrible time in my life so much easier with her legal knowledge and skill. I highly recommend Jennifer if you are looking for a truly great estate and trust attorney.

Nadine Kelly

Ms. Medeiros, As we close my aunt's estate I thank you for your professional assistance in the handling of the Trust and the entire estate. My being out-of-state presented another challenge for me, but with modern technology you made the entire process manageable. Your paralegal was very helpful as well. I appreciated your prompt response to my emails and phone calls.

Arthur Olvera

Mrs. Medeiros, I wanted to thank you for your professionalism and guidance in the administration of my father's estate. Without your expert guidance I don't think I would have been able to manage the drama that can occur. Your professionalism kept my personal feelings in check thus allowing me to fulfill my father's wishes as he laid out in his Trust and Will. I have a sense of accomplishment and you are a big part of that. Once again, thank you and your staff.

Alison DiRienzo

Jennifer Elliott made the estate planning process very UNintimidating. I was overwhelmed with the through of taking care of this task and she explained everything in very simple and easy to understand terms. I also learned a great deal. Jennifer is personable, extremely knowledgable and thorough. I would highly recommend Jennifer if you too have put this task off! Thanks, Jennifer!

Lisa Bauer Johnson

I asked about probate lawyers this past week and I want to thank everyone for their suggestions. We ended up going to Jennifer Elliott. She is a Trusts, Estates and Probate Lawyer and AMAZING!!! She was beyond knowledgeable, understanding and extremely pleasant. So if you're looking, look no further.

Lynda J Bergh

I have utilized Jennifer's services and have also referred her to friends and clients. She is amazing, professional, knowledgable, easy to work with, and I could not offer anyone a hight recommendation.

Leslie Anne Miranda

Ms. Elliott's services are both progressional and person, offering peace of mind in advanced planning for the needs of you and your family. She has the sensitivity and expertise to help in preparing some of the most important documents of a person's life to ease the burden on their family at the eventual time of death. I cannot recommend her more highly.