Elain enjoys the process of guiding her clients through what she calls "bulletproof" estate planning and has been helping people to protect both their assets and their personal freedoms for nearly 25 years. Her practice is dedicated to helping place her clients in the best position to protect their estate and their physical person from being subject to a probate court battle.
"What happens to your finances as you grow older is both predictable and in many cases preventable. More importantly, what happens to your physical being as you slow down mentally and physically may well depend upon the kind of estate plan that you end up with."
Lieutenant Colonel Elain Andrews was born in Canada and graduated from McGill University in Montreal with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature. After graduation she joined Merrill, Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith as a registered representative, obtaining her securities and insurance licenses. Andrews then attended Golden Gate University School of Law, in San Francisco, California, where she received her Juris Doctorate degree.
As a State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, Andrews has since been successfully practicing exclusively in the area of Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law since 1992. The Andrews Law Firm has two offices: Lake Tahoe, California and the San Francisco bay area. Andrews is married and has three grown children and spends her time in Lake Tahoe, California.
• State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law
• Juris Doctorate, Golden Gate University School of Law McGill University, Bachelor of Arts
• California Credentialed Professional Fiduciary (Fullerton State University)
• Formerly Licensed Securities and Insurance Agent
• Retired Lieutenant Colonel United States Army Reserves, JAG Corps
At The Andrews Law Firm, P.C., Elain works directly with clients in the areas of Estate Planning, Tax Planning, all types of Trusts, Last Wills and Testaments, Powers of Attorney for Healthcare, Durable Powers of Attorney for Finances, Trust and Estate Administration, Probate, Conservatorships and Business Law. In her practice, she assists clients who are at various stages of their lives: young couples with children, individuals close to retirement, the elderly and business entities. Regardless of your situation, she is able to customize an estate plan or business plan that will incorporate your wishes and implement your intentions.
Taxation and Wealth Planning
Trust & Estate Law & Administration
Federal Estate and Gift Tax Planning
Probate and Trust Law Litigation
Please visit The Andrews Law Firm website for additional information about the services that we offer: http://theandrewslawfirm.net/