Abrams, Elliott

2033 North Main StreetSuite 750Walnut Creek, CA 94596- 3728

Updated: 10/03/2017

Overview

What do you look for in a lawyer?

 
  • Integrity
  • Competence
  • Responsiveness
 

When you hire The Law Offices of Elliott Abrams, you are hiring me.  I will personally attend to all aspects of your legal matter and will not pass you off to a junior associate or to a paralegal.  If your matter is outside my areas of practice, I will refer you to a lawyer with the necessary expertise.

 

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Office Info

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Trust and Estate Administration
  • Probate
  • Bankruptcy
  • Foreclosures, Short Sales and Loan Modifications
  • Taxation
  • General Business

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1980
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. District Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit

Specialties and Certifications

  • Certified Specialist, Bankruptcy Law (1996-2007), The State Bar of California Legal Board of Specialization

Other Affiliations

  • Contra Costa County Bar Association
  • State Bar of California
  • Estate Planning Council of Diablo Valley

Honors

  • Super Lawyer - Northern California - Estate Planning and Trusts, 2005
  • AV rated by Martindale Hubbell

Education

  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California, 1980
    J.D.
  • University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, 1973
    B.S.
    Major: Mathematics

Office Information

Address

2033 North Main StreetSuite 750Walnut Creek, CA 94596- 3728

Fax

  • (925) 210-1224

Email

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