Top Rated Tax Attorney in Walnut Creek, CA
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2019
A partner at Mendes Weed, LLP, located in Walnut Creek, California, Christina Weed focuses her practice on family law; tax law; business law; wills, trusts and estate law; civil litigation; elder law; and restraining order matters. Serving clients throughout the Oakland and San Francisco metro area, Walnut Creek, San Jose metro area, Truckee, Santa Monica, Culver City and Irvine, she has over 11 years of experience practicing law.
Ms. Weed provides sound and knowledgeable counsel to her clients and is a fierce advocate for her clients’ rights and liberties. She is passionate about helping her clients and communicates well with them, helping them understand the law. Ms. Weed offers personalized and customized strategies for each of her client’s unique cases, with an unwavering commitment to their needs.
Ms. Weed serves individuals, corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies and others. She has immense experience representing clients before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Franchise Tax Board, Employment Development Department and State Board of Equalization in California as well as nationally in relation to audits, appeals, trial and litigation.
Ms. Weed has a Bachelor of Arts degree in accountancy from the University of San Diego and a Master of Law degree in taxation. She served as an intern at the State Sales and Use Tax Clinic and was the recipient of the outstanding legal intern award. Ms. Weed earned her Juris Doctor degree from the Whittier Law School, where she was a member of the Hispanic American law student association and the Intellectual Property Law Society.
Active in the legal community, Ms. Weed is chair of the Tax Section of the Contra Costa County Bar Association. She is also affiliated with the Estate Planning Council of Diablo Valley, the Tri-Valley Estate Planning Council and The State Bar of California Taxation Section, Young Tax Lawyers.
Ms. Weed is also a board-certified specialist in taxation by The State Bar of California. She has written extensively and her work has been featured in prominent publications. For her exceptional work in the legal arena, Ms. Weed has a 10.0 rating on Avvo.
- 40%Tax: Business
- 20%Estate Planning & Probate
- 20%Estate & Trust Litigation
- 10%Family Law
Tax Law, Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills, Will Contests, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Same Sex Family Law, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Business Organizations
- Super Lawyers: 2022
- Rising Stars: 2016 - 2019
Certificates and Credentials
- California Board of Legal Specialization
About Christina Weed
First Admitted: 2009, California
Professional Webpage: https://mwlawca.com/about/
- Certified Specialist in Taxation by the State Bar of California
- Chair of the Tax Section of the Contra Costa County Bar Association
- Member of the Estate Planning Council Diablo Valley and the Tri-Valley Estate Planning Council
- University of San Diego, LL.M. in Taxation
- University of San Diego, Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy
Last Updated: 5/15/2022