As a veteran of probate and trust litigation, she has vast experience acting on behalf of beneficiaries and strongly believes in enforcing their rights.
One particular field of interest for her is estate planning after divorce and the complexities of dividing marital assets. In these matters, she often draws on her tax background to prepare customized and precise documents.
Julie also has a mentorship program at her law firm helping staff prepare for law school, through law school and the California Bar exam in order to become attorneys themselves. Julie also mentors other women starting their own legal practice and the flexibility it benefits us with raising a family.
Outside of work, this Bay Area native enjoys spending time with her family, playing sports, and traveling the world.
She is knowledgeable in real estate transactions from trust transfer deeds to transferring title of the real estate to the trust beneficiaries.
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Cathyana always considers the people behind the numbers. That personable approach to planning, coupled with her experience as a tax attorney, creates solid bonds between Cathyana and her clients. Cathyana also consults on tax planning and asset protection strategies such as creation of business entities, irrevocable trusts and charitable trusts.
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California and District of Columbia
Englisth, Haitian Creole (Fluent) and French (Basic)
Prior to working at our office, Maureen was a full time student. She graduated from Ohlone Community College with an A.A. in Human Development Studies, A.A. in Sociology and A.A. in Political Science; all with Honors. She then transferred to San Jose State University where she recently graduated in May 2022 with a B.A. in Political Science and Minor in Legal Studies. She has been admitted to law school and will start in August 2023.
Maureen was born and raised in the Bay Area and is a proud South Bay native. Outside of studying, she enjoys spending quality time with her family and closest friends. She also enjoys traveling and taking SoulCycle/CycleBar classes. Maureen has a passion for the legal field and is excited to continue her journey to becoming a lawyer.