As the principal and sole practitioner at our firm, Mr. Stern has more than 30 years of legal experience in elder law and estate planning and the credentials to show for it. He is qualified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization as a Certified Specialist in estate planning, trust and probate law.
In addition, he has received the highest recognition possible in the legal industry for professionalism and ethics — AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He received his law degree from Stanford in 1981 and has been admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
State Bar of California
Palo Alto Bar Association
Santa Clara County Bar Association
San Mateo County Bar Association
Silicon Valley Bar Association
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
J.D. — Stanford Law School, 1981
M.A. — Princeton University, 1963
B.A. — Denison University, 1961
Certificate — Institute of Political Studies - Paris, 1960