About the Trusts and Estates Section

The ACBA Trusts and Estates Section provides Minimum Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) programs and networking opportunities for trust and estate attorneys.

To join the Trusts and Estates Section, please contact our Membership Department at (510) 302-2200 or hadassah@acbanet.org.

Elder Abuse: Prevention, Detection, and Correction
Elder Abuse: Prevention, Detection, and Correction

Access Information regarding Probate Cases Online!

The documents filed in probate cases are visible on DOMAIN Web here. This applies to all filings after January 30, 2006, with certain exceptions.

For confidential case types, conservatorship and guardianship, images remain inaccessible on the web; (California Rule of Court 7023). The Probate Operations Committee identified other confidential case types and filings that will not have images on the web.

The rule for Probate Examiner’s Checklist has not changed. The checklist is visible on all Probate cases from June 2003 on.

If you have any questions, you may contact the Office of Information Technology Help Desk at (510) 208-3966 ext. 32255.

Upcoming Events

Tax Strategies and Implications When Settling a Trust or Estate Dispute

New events are added regularly. Please visit the ACBA Calendar for more upcoming events

The Executive Committee

Beth Hodess

OnPoint Legal Counsel, PC
440 Grand Avenue, Suite 300
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 569-8558

Lauren Peebles

The Law Office of Lauren N. Peebles
505 14th Street, Suite 900
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 588-8445

Holly Trief


Hadassah Hayashi

Deputy Director
1000 Broadway, Suite 290
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 302-2200

Chris Crittenton

Law Office of Chris Crittenton


Chris Crittenton