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Phone:  916-774-0560

Fax:  916-258-6387

I am a certified specialist in estate planning, trust and probate law. I also am a past Sacramento Bee estate planning and trust “expert.”  I also have been rated “AV” by Martindale Hubbell which is their highest rating, 10.0 by AVVO.com which is their highest and been rated as a “Super Lawyer” by superlawyers.com which…

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Mr. Meissner was admitted to the bar in 1977, California and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California; 1978, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1982, U.S. Tax Court. EDUCATION: University of San Francisco (B.A., 1974); Southwestern University (J.D., 1977); McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific (LL.M. in Taxation, 1985). Delta Theta Phi….

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Mr. Joseph was admitted to the bar in 1981, California and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California; 1982, U.S. Tax Court. EDUCATION: San Diego State University (B.S., 1975); McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific (J.D., 1981; LL.M., 1983). Order of the Coif; Traynor Society. Certified Public Accountant (inactive), Adjunct Professor, McGeorge School…

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Ms. Amy Ruggles is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate law as determined by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Ms. Ruggles practices estate planning, trust administration, probate, and corporate law including formation of legal entities, leases, partnership agreements, asset sales agreements plus various other business matters. With the…

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Jennifer Rouse is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate law as determined by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. An associate attorney with the firm, Jennifer practices primarily in the areas of estate planning and administration, probate, conservatorship, guardianships and general business law. She holds a B.S. Degree in…

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Sandra Sava, Of Counsel Meissner, Joseph & Palley Litigation Percentage 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation Bar Admissions California, 1985 United States Supreme Court Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal U.S. District Court Eastern District of California U.S. District Court Central District of California U.S. District Court Northern District of California Education McGeorge School of Law,…

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Sasha D. Collins provides estate planning and business law services. She assists clients with wills and trusts and develops succession plans for business owners. She also helps clients form businesses and counsels clients on leases, real estate transactions, and expanding and selling a business. Sasha is licensed to practice law in California, Idaho, Florida and…

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Ulises Pizano-Diaz previously worked at a boutique tax law firm where he represented clients in all aspects of tax controversy and litigation, and administrative appeals. His practice focused on both federal and state tax issues including multi-state issues such as “nexus,” non-residency, and apportionment. He also advised non-resident businesses on potential California tax liabilities. Additionally,…