Areas of Practice:

  • Estate Administration
  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Guardianships & Conservatorships
  • Powers of Attorney & Living Wills
  • Contested Probate Matters

Bar Admissions:

  • District of Columbia, 1979
  • California, 1979
  • Maryland, 1986
  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit, 1982
  • U.S. District Court, Maryland, 1996

Education:

  • Stanford Law School, Stanford, California
    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence — 1977
  • Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
    B.A., Bachelor of Arts (Summa cum Laude) 1974
    Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    Highest Departmental Honors

Pro Bono Activities

  • D.C. Superior Court Probate Education Committee, 2002-2015
  • Steering Committee, Estates, Trusts & Probate Law Section, D.C. Bar, 1999-2006 Service on D.C. Superior Court Fiduciary Panel, 1986-2002
  • D.C. Probate Digest Committee, 2010-2015