Everyone at the Abrate and Olsen Law Group is excited to announce that Mike Abrate has been selected as a 2017 California Super Lawyer Rising Star List. This exclusive, peer-nominated, list recognizes only 2.5% of lawyers each year.

“I am honored to be selected as a Super Lawyer Rising Star. Being nominated by my peers, who witness my daily interaction with clients, gives me immense pride in my work.” ~ Mike Abrate

Super Lawyer Selection Process

Super LawyersSuper Lawyers, a Thompson Reuters company, is a lawyer directory rating service that uses a patented multiphase selection phase. Lawyers are first peer-nominated then evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only 2.5% of attorneys are selected to the Super Lawyer Rising Stars list. Selectees must be under the age of 40 and been in practice less than 10 years. You can read more about the selection process on their website.

Selection Highlights Focus on Law Office’s Estate Planning

After partnering with Daniel Olsen in 2014 to form the Abrate and Olsen Law Group, Mike and Dan have provided their clients with superior Estate Planning services. The number one priority of the law firm is to design a legal strategy that is tailored to each client’s unique situation. Their services include:

  • Wills and Living Trusts
  • Gift Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Probate and Estate Administration
  • Reallocation of Assets and Beneficiary Designations
  • Preparing Estate Tax Forms
  • Preparing Gift Tax Forms

Estate Planning is Necessary to Guard Your Assets

The Abrate and Olsen Law Group understand that every client’s needs and the situation is different. Having a legal plan in place for your estate will ensure that your wishes are carried out as you desire. Mike and Dan take the time to meet with you and understand your unique situation. They provide professional guidance and legal information regardless of your age or the size your estate.

Representing your best interests should always be the top priority of your estate planning attorney. Mike and Dan understand that planning for your family’s future without you is one of the most sensitive and personal decisions you will make in your lifetime. Their goal is to walk you through the process and options to make sure that your wishes are fully implemented as you have desired.

Estate Planning Attorneys Protect Your Loved Ones

You have worked your whole life to provide for your loved ones. Working with estate planners to establish the necessary legal documents guards against future uncertainty. Mike and Dan provide the answers to common questions that address:

  • Wills and Trusts
  • Real Estate
  • Advance Directives and Health Care
  • Estate Laws
  • Retirement Savings and Bank Accounts
  • Life Insurance

Understanding the estate planning basics and preparing the proper legal forms and documents will remove any uncertainty around your final arrangements. You will be able to rest assured that your family is taken care of and they will not have to deal with any legal issues.

Begin Your Estate Planning Process Now

The Abrate and Olsen Law Group has years of education and experience representing clients in Northern California with their estate planning needs. If you are ready to begin developing a plan that will ensure that the future of your loved ones is secure, call us today to set up a consultation.