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Our Estate Law Practice And Our Experienced Attorneys

Fridley Law Firm offers personalized legal counsel from lawyers who focus exclusively on estate-related issues, including estate planning, estate administration and probate litigation. With a calm, professional approach, attorneys Scott Fridley and Hope L. Mathena capably guide clients toward practical resolutions in cases involving will contests, breach of fiduciary duty claims and other legal challenges.

With a combined total of more than 20 years of experience in estate law and litigation, Mr. Fridley and Ms. Mathena often work as a team in support of clients’ goals. For details about our individual backgrounds, follow these links:

With our guidance, individuals, families and businesses in Orange County and beyond find the insights and direction that they need to devise effective estate plans, prevail in high-stakes estate litigation and administer estates smoothly and efficiently.

Our Firm’s Philosophy And Practice Areas

No probate or estate law matter falls outside our firm’s area of focus. Whatever legal issue you face, know that we understand your concerns. We believe that honesty is the key to getting our clients’ cases on the right paths. We pride ourselves on our ability to deliver positive results time and again. Together, we can plot your road map toward a cost-effective settlement, verdict or outcome. We are ready with the answers that you seek.

Probate and trust litigation issues that we address often include beneficiary disputes, accounting challenges, creditor claims and conservatorship litigation. Aware of what can go wrong, we take a proactive approach to both estate planning and estate administration. Mr. Fridley’s background in real and personal property assessment puts our estate planning clients in an advantageous position as he walks them through potential tax implications associated with provisions of a will or trust. He applies his knowledge of the law as well as insights from his ongoing involvement in improving property tax laws in the state.

Get Practical Answers And Clear Direction

To learn more about our law practice, explore this website or give us a call. If your estate-related conflict or issue is not described on our site, we are nonetheless eager to hear about it. Let us explain how we can apply our knowledge to advise you well and guide you through your next best course of action.

Get your unique legal obstacles on the right path to resolution. Schedule an initial consultation by calling 714-660-1189 or sending an email inquiry.