Terrence M. Franklin

Terrence M. Franklin: Attorney with Sacks, Glazier, Franklin & Lodise LLP AV stamp icon
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Terrence M. Franklin, Partner at Sacks Glazier Franklin & Lodise, is a seasoned attorney with more than two decades of experience handling trust and estates litigation, disputes and appeals and probate and estate administration. His breadth of experience underscores the firm’s long-standing reputation and the reason clients turn to the firm for complex cases involving significant dollar amounts.

Mr. Franklin has extensive trial and appellate experience, including successful published appeals and the landmark Moeller case, which was brought before the California Supreme Court. 16 Cal. 4th 1124.

Admitted to practice in California, Mr. Franklin is a graduate of Harvard Law School and obtained his Bachelors of Science from Northwestern University. Prior to Sacks Glazier Franklin & Lodise, he practiced with the Los Angeles office of Morrison & Foerster and as a partner at Ross, Sacks & Glazier, LLP.

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Trusts and Estates Litigation
  • Appellate Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
213-785-8348  Phone
213-617-7266  Phone
213-617-9350  Fax
University Attended:
Northwestern University, B.S., 1984
Law School Attended:
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1989
Year of First Admission:
1989, California
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) - Member of Diversity and Inclusivity Committee, State Membership Committee & Fiduciary Litigation Committee; ACTEC Foundation - Member, Board of Directors; State Bar of California, Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law Section - Member, Litigation Sub-Committee; University of Southern California Probate & Trust Conference - Member Planning Committee;
California Board of Legal Specialization - Former Member, Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Advisory Committee; American Bar Association Real Property, Trust and Estates Law Section - Member, Council
Member, Diversity Committee; Ethics and Malpractice Committee - Former Chair; Litigation, Ethics and Malpractice Group - Supervisory Council Member; Attorneys Partnering with Nonlawyers Committee - Former Chair; National Conference of Lawyers and Corporate Fiduciaries - Former Member
Birth Information:
Chicago, Illinois, September 29, 1963

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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Los Angeles, California

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