LEGAL - PROFESSIONAL
Attorney, private practice, Laguna Hills, CA, 1978-present. Certified Specialist in Probate, Estate Planning and Trust Law since 1991.
Legal Aid Society of Orange County: President 1983-1994, Board Member 1980-present, Executive Committee 1983-present.
Orange County Bar Association: Director 1982-84, Officer of Estate Planning Section 1991-93.
South Orange County Bar Assn: Founding Member, President 1981-82, Director 1985-89.
Member of Trusts & Estates Sections of Orange County Bar and State Bar of California.
Member of Guardianship/Conservatorship Section and Elder Law Section of Orange County Bar.
certified to serve as court-appointed counsel and guardian ad litem in elder abuse and conservatorship cases.
served as judge pro tem.
lecturer for continuing education courses.
mcgeorge school of law
university of the pacific
sacramento, ca: juris doctor 1978.
law review, national moot court competition,
amjur award for trusts & estates.
California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA: 1973 - Bachelor of Fine Arts, with distinction.
COMMUNITY and INTERESTS
ACTIVE IN MANY ORGANIZATIONS THAT:
TRAIN DOGS TO BE
SERVICE DOGS FOR THE DISABLED
THERAPY DOGS FOR HOSPITAL VISITS
USED IN LAW ENFORCEMENT
TRAIN HORSES USED IN THERAPEUTIC RIDING
TEACH SURFING AND OTHER WATER SPORTS TO AUTISTIC
CHILDREN AND ADULTS
Active in local organizations to preserve the rural nature and history of San Juan Capistrano.
Member: San Juan Capistrano Historical Society, Open Space Foundation, Mission San Juan Capistrano.