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Gerald Dorfman
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Gerald Dorfman

Dorfman Law Office

Mill Valley, CA

About Gerald

I have been in practice since 1983. I am responsible for all matters handled by my office. Paralegals, law clerks and associates may be utilized in appropriate situations, but the buck stops with me. Intentionally remaining small has enabled me to continue to provide unparalleled personal attention and confidentiality. My clients are the reason I am here, and I work hard for the best result possible. I am honored by the trust placed in me, and strive to maintain it at the highest level. I am also grateful to the highly qualified consultants and experts who have repeatedly proved invaluable ... Read more
Practice Areas

Consumer
Litigation
Personal Injury
Real Property
Trusts and Estates
Client Reviews

a client in San Francisco, CA, United States

Licenses

Authority

Year

Status

California 1983 ACTIVE
Languages

English
Fee types

Contingency Fees
Flat Fees
Hourly Fees
Other
Education

University of California, Hastings College of the Law

Juris DoctorGraduated in 1983

Columbia University

PhilosophyGraduated in 1980
Contact Information

Dorfman Law Office

PO Box 1056
Mill Valley, CA

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Services

Advanced Health Care Directive

State your health care preferences to your physician, family and friends. This includes types of special treatment you want or don't want at the end of life, preferences relating to diagnostic and surgical procedures and organ donation.


Contract Review Pro

Get an in-depth review of a contract of up to 25 pages.


Hourly Rate

Hourly rates are the most common fee arrangement for legal services.


Contract Review Basic

Get an in-depth review of a contract of up to 5 pages.


Will

Get a will in place. Determine beneficiaries for your assets, appoint guardians for minor children and make sure that your wishes are carried out.


Estate Plan Basic (Individual)

Put in place a basic estate plan. This includes a will, a power of attorney and an advanced health care directive, customized to your specific needs.


Estate Plan Plus (Single)

Put in place a comprehensive estate plan. This includes a will, a power of attorney, an advanced health care directive and a living trust, customized to your specific needs.


Contract Review Plus

Get an in-depth review of a contract of up to 15 pages.


Estate Plan Basic (Couple)

Put in place a basic estate plan for you and your partner. This includes two wills, two powers of attorney and two advanced health care directives, customized to your specific needs.


Estate Plan Plus (Couple)

Put in place a comprehensive estate plan for you and your partner. This includes two wills, two powers of attorney, two two advanced health care directives and two living trusts, customized to your specific needs.


Revocable Living Trust

Determine who will get your property when you pass away. Putting in place a living trust helps you avoid probate.


Landlord-Tenant Dispute Consultation

Consult with a lawyer regarding your landlord-tenant issue.


Personal Injury Consultation

Personal injury cases can include all types of accidents, and cases involving all types of physical injury, including serious injuries like traumatic brain injuries, and death.


Name Change

Legally change your name or a minor’s name by getting a court order, allowing you to change your legal name on government-issued identification documents such as your driver's license, passport, and social security card.


Services

Civil Litigation

All aspects of litigation from initial evaluation through trial and appeal. Hourly rate.