Estate Planning & Trust Administration
- Trusts & Wills, Trust Administration
- Advanced Tax Planning
- Complex Trust Formation
- Special Needs Planning
- Kids Protection Planning
“Ms. Terzian has made herself available for consulting regarding both estate planning and real estate issues. In both cases Vanessa was very considerate of our personal concerns. She made everything so simple to understand for me and my family.”–Aurora F.
“Ed and Vanessa are intelligent and exuberant attorneys, who most importantly, care about their clients. They returned my calls quickly and always took the time to explain the process. They are full of ideas regarding business planning and asset protection and did so much for me that I can’t thank them enough.”–Alan G.
“Edward was aggressive and knowledgeable and helped me through a family dispute. He helped protect my inheritance and was understanding of all of the family sensitivities throughout the process.”–William
“We can’t say enough about Terzian Law. Vanessa has such creative and different ways of saving money and protecting our family’s assets that we didn’t even know existed. Knowing that we are doing all that we can to help our kids succeed and get ahead in life brings us an incredible sense of comfort. Thanks for protecting our family’s future.”–Jack & Madeleine T.
“We feel very comfortable and secure knowing that Vanessa has put an estate plan in place for us.”–Todd Family
“Ed and Vanessa are very professional and we appreciate their family values and work ethic. They actually took pride in ensuring that our estate and financial matters are in order and answered all of our concerns and questions in such a timely matter. We can’t say enough good things about Terzian Law.”–White Family
“Vanessa is a wonderful attorney. She is smart, creative and patient. We feel comfortable and know that our family is protected with our new estate plan in place. Thank you so much for your wonderful services Vanessa.”–Baker Family
“Vanessa is a wonderful attorney and person. She was so patient with us and answered all of our questions with an incredible understanding of our situation. We feel very comfortable and secure, knowing that Vanessa has put an estate plan in place for us. We had no idea there were so many ways to lower taxes and to keep our money for the benefit of our kids. We’re so happy to know that Vanessa will be our lawyer for life and we highly recommend her.”–Mike & Karin T.
“At Terzian Law Partners, we focus on Estates, Business and Family. We provide legal services in the areas of Estate Planning, Elder Law, Trust Administration, Probate, Trust Litigation and Business and Real Estate Law. As residents of La Canada Flintridge and proud parents of two wonderful children, we understand the importance of planning for your family’s financial security and well being. We want the families and entrepreneurs we represent to live life to the fullest, secure in the knowledge that their loved ones will be taken care of no matter what the future holds.”
-Edward and Vanessa Terzian, Esq.
A principal attorney at Terzian Law Partners, APC, Vanessa Terzian, Esq., has been named a Top Attorney in Pasadena Magazine and a Rising Star by Super Lawyers. She is also an adjunct professor of Wills & Trusts at Southwestern Law School. She specializes in estate planning and all related practice areas including trust administration, probate and elder law. In addition to having spent several years as a trust administrator at Wells Fargo, N.A., Ms. Terzian is an accredited VA Benefits planning attorney, giving her unique experience and knowledge in the areas of trust administration, elder law and Veterans’ Benefits planning. Ms. Terzian understands that the estate planning process, including trust administration, elder law, Medi-Cal planning, VA Benefits planning, business planning and asset protection planning may involve legal complexities and emotionally-charged issues. It’s imperative to have a creative, experienced and knowledgeable attorney who will take the time to design an estate plan and asset protection plan specific to your needs.
An experienced Pasadena estate planning attorney will help guide and counsel you through all of the legal concerns regarding estate planning and elder law. We assist our clients in the areas of wills and trusts, probate and trust litigation and administration, kids protection planning, asset protection, Medi-Cal planning, Social Security benefits, Veterans’ Benefits planning, disability, nursing home benefits and placement, pension planning, long term care, life care planning, retirement planning, charitable planning, nursing home resident rights and much more.
Our practice also focuses on our clients business and real estate needs, which are an integral part to an effective overall estate plan. We act as an in house counsel to our business clients, assisting them with all of their business and real estate needs, including business formation, contract drafting and negotiations, partnership disputes, real estate acquisitions, and business and real estate litigation.
Terzian Law Partners, APC also specializes in the areas of Probate and Trust Litigation and Business and Real Estate matters. Our experience in trust and probate litigation gives our a firm an upper edge over other estate planning firms, because we know what pitfalls to avoid and what measures to take in order to prepare an estate plan which is less likely to be challenged. Edward Terzian who heads the litigation department at Terzian Law Partners, brings to the firm several years of experience at one of the largest law firms in Glendale, where he represented individuals and small businesses with respect to all of their litigation needs. His background in business and real estate has allowed him to focus and excel in the areas of estate, probate and trust litigation, which most often involve legal complexities in the areas of both real estate and business.
With a growing number of individuals being written out of their inheritance, estate litigation will be on the rise in the coming years. It is imperative that your estate planning firm have experience in trust and estate litigation as well, so that if a dispute ever arises, you can turn to us for help to resolve the matter.
We service the Greater Los Angeles Area and represent clients throughout Pasadena, La Canada, Glendale, Burbank, San Marino and the San Fernando Valley.