Alice A. Salvo

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Woodland Hills, CA

Law Offices of Alice A. Salvo
 | 20350 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 110
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
Phone: 818-878-8301
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2009 - 2012
Licensed Since: 1982
Practice Areas:
  • Estate Planning & Probate (70%),
  • Elder Law (30%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Alice A. Salvo is the founder of the Woodland Hills law firm, The Law Offices of Alice A. Salvo. Ms. Salvo established her firm with the goal of providing high-quality legal services to the residents of the San Fernando Valley and surrounding Southern California who need professional assistance in the areas of estate planning, including the drafting of a will, special needs trust, living trust, power of attorney, conservatorship documents, trust administration, probate, Medi-Cal planning and elder law.

Ms. Salvo began her legal career in 1982 after earning her Juris Doctor from Southwestern Law School, her Master of Laws in estate planning from the University of Miami School of Law and her admission to The State Bar of California. In addition, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization recognizes her as a certified specialist in the area of estate planning, trust and probate law.

In the 30-plus years since Ms. Salvo began practicing law, she has earned the respect of the legal community, along with much recognition for her abilities in her chosen practice areas. She holds a "Superb" Avvo rating and is peer-rated as AV-Preeminent* according to Martindale Hubbell. In addition to these honors, she has also served as chair of the Commission on Judicial Nominees Evaluation (JNE) of The State Bar of California.

When Ms. Salvo is not in the courtroom, she is still never far from the legal community. In addition to managing the law firm and meeting clients she is an evening law professor at Southwestern Law School. She is a member of a number of legal associations and served as president of the Southern California Council of Elder Law Attorneys, the San Fernando Valley Bar Association and the San Fernando Valley Estate Planning Council. 

 

 

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Estate Planning & Probate (70%)

Elder Law (30%)

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 4 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2009 - 2012

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About Alice Salvo

Admitted 1982, California

Professional Webpage: http://www.salvolaw.com/Attorneys/Alice-A-Salvo.shtml

Honors and Awards:

  • Voted Superb Rated Attorney , AVVO Law Directory, 2014
  • Voted Preeminent Women Lawyer by Martindale Hubbell, 2014
  • Top Attorney in Southern California, published in Los Angeles Magazine, 2011
  • Dean Garth of Southwestern Law School selected Alice A. Salvo for students to model due to the fact that she is an excellent attorney, most respected and successful in the area of Estate Planning, Trust and Probate law. All Southwestern Law School Graduates were considered over many years and Alice Salvo truly stood out as being above the rest in her accomplishment, ability to work well with the court, the client and other attorneys. Attorney Salvo holds superior credentials and continues to handle a large volume of successful cases always communicating well with the client. She was instrumental in selecting judges, initially as a JNE member and eventually becoming the lead (Chair) on the JNE Commission (Judicial Nominations and Evaluation for the state of California)., Alice A. Salvo, Southwestern Law School, 2011
  • A perfect “10” by AVVO
  • Recognized as one of the top 25 attorneys in the San Fernando Valley by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal
  • AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law - California State Bar Advanced law Degree, LLM in Estate Planning - University of Miami School of Law.  
  • Certified Specialist by the State Bar of California in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law.

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member of NAELA – National Association of Elder Law Attorneys
  • California Delegate for the Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Chairperson - State Bar Judicial Nominees Evaluation Commission
  • Chairperson - Programs Committee, San Fernando Valley Bar Association
  • Chairperson, Membership & Marketing Committee, SFV Bar Association
  • Chairperson of the San Fernando Valley Bar Association Probate Section
  • Member of the Statewide Bench Bar Coalition
  • Member, Executive Committee, Probate Section, LA County Bar Association
  • Member, Executive Committee, Los Angeles County Bar Assoc., Conference of Delegates of the State Bar of California
  • American Bar Association Delegate - San Fernando Valley Bar Association
  • Trustee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • President of the LAPD Gray Squad Advisory Board
  • President of the San Fernando Valley Estate Planning Council
  • President of the Southern California Council of Elder Law Attorneys
  • President of the San Fernando Valley Bar Association

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Featured Speaker, Over 200 seminars on How to Protect Assets and Avoid Nursing Home Costs
  • 2014 and 2015, Law Professor - Wills & Trusts, Southwestern Law School
  • Featured Speaker, KABC radio - What Can Elderly Parents Do to Prevent Adult Children From Taking Control of Their Lives

Representative Clients:

  • Alice Salvo typically represents middle and upper middle class clients. She also represents movie and television stars, musicians and prominent judges.

Educational Background:

  • University of Miami School of Law (L.L.M. in Estate Planning)
Office Location for Alice A. Salvo

20350 Ventura Boulevard
Suite 110
Woodland Hills, CA 91364

Phone: 818-878-8301

 

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Last Updated: 11/29/2016

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