Estate Planning and Business Law
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Dedicated to Helping Families and Businesses Prepare for the Future

For this reason, you should look no further than the dedicated legal team at Santaella Jahangiri LLP if you are interested in retaining the assistance of a knowledgeable estate planning and elder lawyer in San Ramon. With competence and experience, our firm promises to be by your side every step of the way and walk you through the difficult decisions that will inevitably arise.

Attorney Ivette M. Santaella

undefinedAttorney Ivette M. Santaella has been dedicated to the practice of estate planning and technology law for several years in San Ramon, CA. Throughout this time, she has assisted countless individuals in successfully preparing for the future of their estate and has even helped numerous families through the process of legacy and business succession planning. Ms. Santaella is an active member of the Contra Costa County Bar Association Trust Section, WealthCounsel®, and serves as the estate planning point person for the South Asian Bar Association of Northern California. Before delving into her career as an estate planning attorney, she also worked as counsel at HP, Sun MS and Symantec for ten years. For further information about Attorney Santaella and her numerous qualifications, click here to review her entire bio.

Attorney Lubna K. Jahangiri

undefinedLubna K. Jahangiri provides representation in a variety of transactional and real property business matters including entity formations, drafting and negotiating complex business contracts, commercial leases, and buy-sell agreements. Prior to joining Santaella Jahangiri, LLP as a partner, she was a successful solo practitioner serving business owners and real estate investors in the San Francisco Bay Area. Attorney Jahangir conducts Continuing Legal Education courses for attorneys and has published articles in the Business Law News of the California State Bar's quarterly journal. Prior to becoming an attorney, she worked in the field of mental health and served as a Clinical Supervisor of the Thea Bowman House , a drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility for pregnant women and women with young children. Click here to review her entire bio.

Attorney Linda Blackwell (Of Counsel)

undefinedLinda Carter Blackwell is an experienced attorney who is dedicated to finding beneficial solutions for all of her clients' legal issues. Ms. Blackwell graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish, and then went on to earn her Juris Doctor from the University of California, Davis in 1980. While obtaining her law degree, she held an internship in international law in 1979. Ms. Blackwell speaks, reads and writes Spanish, and, in conjunction with Ms. Santaella, her team at Blackwell, Santaella & Jahangiri LLP provides exceptional bilingual services to help them better serve the community. Click here to review her entire bio.

Our Commitment to Excellence

  • Certified Small Business
  • Justia
  • Top Attorney Elder Law
  • Top Avvo Contributor
  • Top Attorney Estate Planning
  • Authorized Notary Public
  • WealthCounsel Member
  • Member of the Academy of Special Needs Planners
  • ProVisors
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise
  • Woman's Business Enterprise National Council
  • Elder Counsel Member
  • American Bar Association

Hear From Our Clients

  • “Their integrity and expertise was immediately evident even from 17,000 kilometers away!”

    Lori Weston

  • “Lubna has a combination of experience and education that is truly exceptional...”

    Alay Yajnik

  • “Ivette Santaella is very personable and makes the entire process of creating an estate plan much easier.”

    Tricia H.

  • “She is truly passionate about what she does, and her integrity is of the highest caliber.”

    Ezequiel R.

  • “ I found her to be detail oriented and very effective in getting a speedy resolution in my company's favor. ”

    Sangam Singh

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