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To give our clients the best possible service for their needs, we focus on three areas of law ...
Wills, Trusts
​and Probate
Tax
Law
Family
​Law
We provide a complete range of estate planning services. We will provide you with prompt turnaround and high quality, professional service.

Will and Trust Drafting: It is a priceless gift to your heirs to have planned well. Our Will and trust drafting services will enable you to manage your assets and your bequests in the event of your incapacity or death. Our passion is helping clients design their legacy.

Trust Administration: Drafting a Living Trust avoids probate court with respect to those assets that were transferred into the living trust before death. Even though no court is involved, that does not mean there is nothing to do. The living trust makes administration easier, but it does not do away with administration altogether.

Probate: Probate is the court process for collecting a deceased person’s assets, paying debts and taxes, and distributing the property to the person’s beneficiaries. It takes 6-12 months and most people hire an attorney to handle the paperwork and appear in court. Without a Living Trust, probate is

Conservatorships:  If a loved one is incapacitated by illness or age, let us establish a conservatorship to enable you to manage their personal and financial affairs.

Special Needs Trusts and
Limited Conservatorships 


Come talk to us about your family. Let us set up a
limited conservatorship and special needs trust for your child's future care.


Rita has a brother and a neice who are autistic. She is an advocate for the developmentally disabled.


​Divorce is a time of great change and stress. Mrs. Holder is an experienced family law attorney who will personally handle your case. She is familiar with the Contra Costa Family Court operation and rules. Rita will fight for you and work to fully resolve the issues of your particular situation:

  • Dividing the Family Home
  • Child Custody and Support
  • Modification of Custody and Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Division of Family Retirement Assets
  • Operation of the Family Business
  • Establishing or Defending Paternity
  • Parental Rights
  • Gay Marriage
  • Legal Separation Without Divorce
  • Special topics:
  • Dividing Family Retirement Assets

Special topics:
  • Dividing Family Retirement Assets Using a QDRO