Peter S. Stern

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(Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (9)

  • Estate Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Conservatorships
  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Asset Protection
  • Incapacity Planning
  • Medi-Cal Planning

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
650-326-2282  Phone
650-326-1312  Fax
University Attended:
Institut d'Etudes Politiques, Paris, France, C.E.P, 1960; Denison University, B.A., 1961; Princeton University, M.A., 1963
Law School Attended:
Stanford University, J.D., 1981
Year of First Admission:
1981, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1981, California
Palo Alto, Santa Clara County (Member, Board of Trustees, 1992-1994; Chairman, Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Section, 1993), San Mateo County and Silicon Valley Bar Associations; State Bar of California (Member, Executive Committee, Trusts and Estates Section, 2000—; Vice-Chair, 2006-2007; Chair, 2007-2008); Judicial Council of California (Member, Probate and Mental Health Advisory Committee, 2001-2007); American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.
Birth Information:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, December 19, 1939
( Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization )

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Palo Alto, California

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