Mary E. Pryce

Mary E. Pryce

Principal and Director
Location:
San Mateo, California
Phone:
650-292-2916
Fax:
650-292-2901
Email:

Mary E. Pryce of Barulich Dugoni & Suttmann Law Group, Inc., received her law degree from Santa Clara University, her BA from San Jose State University and her LL.M. in Taxation from Golden Gate University. Ms. Pryce's practice focuses on estate planning, probate and trust administration. She is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law with the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. She is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Peninsula Estate Planning Council, the San Mateo County Bar Association (Co-chair 2008-2009) & Chair (2010-2011), the Silicon Valley Bar Association, the Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Section of the California Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. She is a frequent speaker to groups and at community colleges on estate planning, gifting, and estate administration. She is also a lecturer with the California Continuing Education of the Bar and State Bar of California.

Mary is committed to helping clients establish a comprehensive estate plan to meet their needs, minimize estate and gift taxes, and administer estates in a sensitive and caring manner.

Mary is a regular presenter on the following topics:

  • Fundamentals of Estate Planning
  • Fundamentals of Postmortem Trust Administration
  • Using Decedents' Estates Judicial Council Forms
  • Litigating Creditors' Claims in Probate Court
  • Recent Development in Probate, Trusts, Guardianships and Conservatorships
  • Selected Federal Tax Legislation Cases and Rulings

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate and Trust Administration

Certified Legal Specialties

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

Education

  • Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California
    • J.D.
  • Golden Gate University School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • LL.M.
    • Major: Taxation
  • San Jose State University
    • B.A.

Classes/Seminars

  • Lecturer with the California Continuing Education of the Bar and State Bar of California
  • Presenter, Fundamentals of Estate Planning
  • Presenter, Fundamentals of Postmortem Trust Administration
  • Presenter, Using Decedents’ Estates Judicial Council Forms
  • Presenter, Litigating Creditors’ Claims in Probate Court
  • Presenter, Recent Development in Probate, Trusts, Guardianships and Conservatorships
  • Presenter, Selected Federal Tax Legislation Cases and Rulings

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Member
  • Peninsula Estate Planning Council, Member
  • San Mateo County Bar Association (Co-chair 2008-2009) & Chair (2010-2011)
  • Silicon Valley Bar Association, Member
  • Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Section of the California Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association