California Estate and Trust Litigation

Andrew Gold is  a seasoned attorney specializing in California estate and trust litigation, encompassing a range of legal services in estate, trust, inheritance, and guardianship matters. Operating statewide, he offers comprehensive legal solutions in the following areas:

  • Probate Litigation: Tackling complex probate disputes, including will contests based on undue influence, lack of capacity, and fraud.
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty: Addressing breaches by personal representatives and trustees, ensuring adherence to legal obligations.
  • Heir Determination and Trust Litigation: Resolving conflicts in heir identification and handling trust disputes, including trust contests under similar grounds as will contests.
  • Financial Discrepancies: Investigating lack of accounting and investment losses by trustees.
  • International Estate Litigation: Offering expertise in cross-border estate disputes, crucial for cases involving more than one country.
  • Joint Bank Account and Life Insurance Litigation: Litigating disputes over joint bank account titling and life insurance beneficiary designations. This includes challenging decisions based on undue influence, lack of capacity, fraud, and forgery.
  • Combatting Power of Attorney Abuse: Mr. Gold is adept at handling cases of power of attorney abuse, including theft, elder abuse, and illicit modifications of wills and trusts. Victims of such deceitful practices can count on his expertise for legal redress.


Flexible Fee Arrangements and Consultations

Understanding the unique nature of each case, Mr. Gold offers flexible fee arrangements, including hourly and contingency basis options. Prospective clients are welcome to contact Andrew Gold for a no-obligation consultation at (650) 450-9600.

Andrew Gold, Esq.