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Agnieszka K. Adams

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Oakland, CA

Roisman Henel + Adams LLP
1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1400
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510-466-6000
Fax: 510-466-6040
Selected to Rising Stars: 2012 - 2021
Licensed in California Since: 2009
Practice Areas: Estate Planning & Probate
Languages Spoken: English, Polish
Attorney Profile

Agnieszka K. Adams has developed her career around the practice of trusts and estates law. As a partner at Roisman Henel + Adams LLP in Oakland, California, she has gained recognition for her depth of knowledge on subjects such as estate planning, trust and probate administration, and gift and estate tax planning. The California Board of Legal Specialization through The State Bar of California has certified her as a specialist in estate planning, trust and probate law. She is currently serving as a member of the Executive Committee of the Trusts and Estates Section of the California Lawyers Association (TEXCOM). Ms. Adams co-authored a chapter within the guide “Real Property Ownership and Taxation” published by Continuing Education of the Bar.

Organizations regularly invite her to speak about estate planning. Her pro bono work includes volunteering at Community Legal Assistance Saturday Program at the Alameda County Bar Association.

Ms. Adams brings an international background to her career. Originally from Poland, she attended the University of Southampton in the United Kingdom, where she began her legal education. Stateside, she graduated cum laude from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. Her degree concentrated on taxation. She currently holds a "Superb" rating from her peers through Avvo.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Estate Planning & Probate
Focus Areas

Estate Planning, Probate & Estate Administration

Selections

10 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2012 - 2021

Certificates and Credentials

About Agnieszka K. Adams

First Admitted: 2009, California

Professional Webpage: http://roismanhenel.com/our-attorneys/agnieszka-k-adams/

Honors/Awards

  • F. J. Lee Award for the Most Outstanding Graduating Senior

Educational Background

  • Lee University, B.A., summa cum laude, 2004
  • University of Southampton, LL.B., 2006
  • University of California Hastings College of the Law, J.D., cum laude, 2009

Special Licenses/Certifications

  •  California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate law.

Bar/Professional Activity

  • State Bar of California:  Trusts and Estates Section
  • Executive Committee: Trusts and Estates Section of the California Lawyers Association
  • Alameda County Bar Association Volunteer Legal Services, Volunteer
  • East Bay Trusts & Estates Lawyers

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • CEB Estate Planning Intensive Course, 2019
  • CEB Estate Planning Intensive Course, 2017
  • NBI Probate Bootcamp Seminar, Probate Problem Areas, 2017
  • NBI Probate Bootcamp Seminar, Probate Problem Areas, 2016
  • California Association Of Winegrape Growers, Estate and Succession Planning for Families, 2015
  • EBTEL Probate Bootcamp, Alternatives to Probate and Initial Probate Filings, 2015
  • PFAC 20th Annual Conference, Starting Probate and Trust Administration After Death of Client, 2015
  • San Francisco Bar Association, Alternatives to Probate and Initial Probate Filings, 2014
  • Bell Investments Advisors Women’s Roundtable, Giving With A Plan, 2013
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Office Location for Agnieszka K. Adams

1999 Harrison Street
Suite 1400
Oakland, CA 94612

Phone: 510-466-6000

Fax: 510-466-6040

Last Updated: 10/22/2021

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