John B. Palley

John B. Palley: Attorney with Meissner, Joseph & Palley, Inc.

Biography

Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law. Rotary Club of Roseville, Board Member. Instructor, Estate Planning, University of California Davis Extension. Past Active Member, 20-30 Club Sacramento. Member, Sacramento Planned Giving Forum. Delta Sigma Phi.

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

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Probate
  • Estate Planning

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
916-920-5983  Phone
916-920-9379  Fax
www.californiaprobate.info
University Attended:
Sonoma State University, B.A., International Business, 1991
Law School Attended:
McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, J.D., 1994
Year of First admission:
1994
Admission:
1994, California; 1995, Utah
Memberships:
Sacramento Estate Planning Counsel.
Certifications:
(Certified Specialist, Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, The State Bar of California Board Of Legal Specialization)
ISLN:
910334882
Payment Information:
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.6/5.0 (9)
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      5.0/5.0 by a Staff Lawyer on 10/21/09 in Probate Administration on 10/21/09

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      5.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 11/07/08 in Estate Planning on 11/07/08

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      5.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 10/24/08 in Wills and Probate on 10/24/08

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      5.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 10/23/08 in Estate Planning on 10/23/08

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      5.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 10/03/08 in Wills and Probate on 10/03/08

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      5.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 09/04/08 in Wills and Probate on 09/04/08

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      5.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 08/29/08 in Wills and Probate on 08/29/08

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      4.4/5.0 by a Unknown on 10/17/08 in Wills and Probate on 10/17/08

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      2.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 10/02/08 in Wills and Probate on 10/02/08

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    • 5.0/5.0 (10)
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      5.0/5.0 on 10/07/11 on 10/07/11

      John Palley assisted me with my estate planning affairs. His service, expertise, and customer service were exceptional. I have dealt with many attorneys, through my job,...

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      John Palley assisted me with my estate planning affairs. His service, expertise, and customer service were exceptional. I have dealt with many attorneys, through my job, and none were as impressive as John. I highly recommended him and his firm!

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      5.0/5.0 on 11/18/09 on 11/18/09

      John was extremely helpful and accommodating in helping us establish a family trust. He answered all our questions as well as asked us questions to get us thinking how a...

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      John was extremely helpful and accommodating in helping us establish a family trust. He answered all our questions as well as asked us questions to get us thinking how and what we really wanted to achieve. We were very happy with his advice and guidance.

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      5.0/5.0 on 10/26/09 on 10/26/09

      Does fantastic work. Very responsive, knowledgeable, professional and thorough. I would recommend John and his work to others in need of service

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      Does fantastic work. Very responsive, knowledgeable, professional and thorough. I would recommend John and his work to others in need of service

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      5.0/5.0 on 10/24/09 on 10/24/09

      John was very responsive to all of our questions. He provided excellent service and offered us many options for our trust and will. He came highly recommended to us from...

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      John was very responsive to all of our questions. He provided excellent service and offered us many options for our trust and will. He came highly recommended to us from my civil Attorney Gary Callahan

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      5.0/5.0 on 10/21/09 on 10/21/09

      I already have recommended John Palley to others. He has been most helpful and easy to talk to. He is very professional as well as supportive.

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      I already have recommended John Palley to others. He has been most helpful and easy to talk to. He is very professional as well as supportive.

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      5.0/5.0 on 10/20/09 on 10/20/09

      John Palley is a phenomenal attorney. My wife and I have been working with him for 12 years and he has worked on our Wills/Health Care and other attorney paperwork. On...

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      John Palley is a phenomenal attorney. My wife and I have been working with him for 12 years and he has worked on our Wills/Health Care and other attorney paperwork. On several occasions with no advance knowledge, he has made our requested changes. He is a great attorney and I have had no qualms recommending him to friends and work associates.

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    • John B. Palley

      5.0/5.0 on 10/20/09 on 10/20/09

      John Palley provided excellent Estate Planning advice. I recommended him to several family and friends.

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      John Palley provided excellent Estate Planning advice. I recommended him to several family and friends.

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    • John B. Palley

      5.0/5.0 on 10/20/09 on 10/20/09

      John Palley has provided legal services to my family and clients for many years. He consistently demonstrates the absolute best listening and communication skills I have...

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      John Palley has provided legal services to my family and clients for many years. He consistently demonstrates the absolute best listening and communication skills I have experienced among legal professionals. He truly cares about his client's current needs and provides excellent plans for future uncertainties. John takes remarkable care of {newline}his responsibilities and clients.

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      5.0/5.0 on 07/24/08 on 07/24/08

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    • John B. Palley

      4.8/5.0 on 10/20/09 on 10/20/09

      Mr. Palley is very honest and trustworthy.

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      Mr. Palley is very honest and trustworthy.

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