Jennifer M. Stier

Jennifer M. Stier

Principal & Director
Location:
San Mateo, California
Phone:
650-292-2900
Fax:
650-292-2901
Email:
Jennifer M. Stier is a Principal and Director with Barulich Dugoni & Suttmann Law Group, Inc. Ms. Stier is the firm's estate planning group lead, and focuses her practice in estate planning, business planning, and estate administration, and also handles probate and conservatorships. Ms. Stier is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate Law, certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, and frequently speaks and writes in the field of trusts and estates. Ms. Stier was admitted to the California State Bar in 2012, after obtaining her J.D. in 2012 from Santa Clara University School of Law. Ms. Stier received her B.A. degree in Psychology and Political Science at the University of California at Los Angeles.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts
  • Probate
  • Estate Administration
  • Business Planning

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

Admissions

  • California, 2012

Education

  • Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California
    • J.D. - 2012
    • Honors: Co-President, Tax and Estate Planning Society
    • Law Journal: Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law Journal, Senior Production Editor
  • University of California, Los Angeles
    • B.A.
    • Major: Psychology and Political Science

Published Works

  • Busting the Bypass: Simplifying Irrevocable Trusts, California Trusts and Estates Quarterly, Vol. 22, Issue 1, 2016
  • SB 1021: The $50.00 Will Lodge Fee (Or “Will Lodge Tax?), California Trusts and Estates Quarterly, Vol. 19, Issue 2, 2013
  • Assistant Editor, California Trusts and Estates Quarterly

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Trusts and Estates Section, Member
  • Silicon Valley Bar Association, Executive Committee San Mateo County Judicial Liaison, Member
  • Junior League of Palo Alto-Mid Peninsula, Board of Directors, 2018 - Present
  • San Mateo County Bar Association , Member