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California State Bar no. 232322
Victoria Maxwell’s practice focuses on estate planning, probate, and real estate law. In addition, she counsels clients on benefits planning and planning for incapacity, with a special expertise in elder law issues.
Victoria is a California licensed real estate broker. Her experience as a real estate and probate litigator helps her to counsel clients with an eye towards avoiding liability and lawsuits.
She is currently a candidate for a Masters of Law Degree in Estate Planning & Taxation from Golden Gate University. She is studying advanced estate planning and estate tax issues in preparation for becoming a California Bar Certified Estate Planning Expert, a distinction earned by fewer than 5% of estate planning attorneys statewide.
Victoria’s professional affiliations include memberships in the California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform, the Sonoma County Bar Association (including its Trust, Probate and Real Property Sections), the Marin County Bar Association, and the California Association of Realtors.
In addition to her work with Monty White LLP, Victoria volunteers for organizations that help the elderly and the underprivileged gain access to free and affordable legal services.
Monty White LLP, San Rafael/Santa Rosa (of counsel), September 2015 to present. Estate planning, probate, real estate and elder law.
Law Offices of Victoria Lee Maxwell, Santa Rosa, 2008 to present. Civil litigation, estate planning, probate, real estate and elder law.
Hoge, Fenton, Jones & Appel, San Jose, 2003 to 2007. Civil litigation, business, real property, construction and contested probates.
United States District Court, Northern District, San Jose, 2003 – 2004. Judicial Extern, Hon. James Ware.
- California, 2004 – Bar No. 232322
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
- State of California Bureau of Real Estate, 2011 – BRE No. 01727177
- American Bar Association, Member
- State Bar of California, Member
- Sonoma County Bar Association, Member
- Marin County Bar Association, Member
- California Association of Realtors, Member
- North Bay Association of Realtors, Member
- BAREIS MLS, Member
Golden Gate University, School of Law, San Francisco LLM candidate, Estate Planning and Tax, 2017
Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara J.D., 2003
Santa Clara University, School of Business, M.B.A., 2004
California State University, San Luis Obispo, B.S., 1998 Finance & Economics