Our Staff

Anderson

Elaine Anderson

Senior Paralegal

Elaine has been with our firm since 1990. During that time, Ms. Anderson has assisted in the preparation and review of thousands of Living Trust plans. Ms. Anderson earned her Bachelors Degree from Jilin University in China and completed classes in continuing education at Middlebury College in Vermont.

Ms. Anderson now resides in Boston, Massachusetts with her family and continues to work with the firm from there. She enjoys cooking and interior design in her spare time.

Villanueva

Arlyn Villanueva

Paralegal

Arlyn has been with our firm since 1994 and has spent the majority of her time as an estate planning paralegal, responsible for the drafting and preparation of thousands of estate plans. Since 2007, Ms. Villanueva took on additional responsibilities with respect to our office management as well.

Ms. Villanueva currently resides with her son in the South Bay. In her spare time, Arlyn enjoys watching her son play club hockey.

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Alexandria Gilner

Marketing Director & Client Care / Seminar Coordinator

Alexandria joined the firm in February 2011. In 2017 she took over the Marketing Department and works closely with Mr. Kavesh to organize and prepare the firms educational seminars. She also oversees the Client Care Department, which is responsible for managing all of the attorneys' calendars and our clients' appointment needs. In addition she oversees and manages our website. Alexandria is originally from San Diego and moved to the Los Angeles area to receive her Bachelors Degree in Journalism and Photojournalism from the California State University at Long Beach. In her spare time, she enjoys photography, shopping and going to church.

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ShantaDee Gadson

Estate Administration director

ShantaDee has been with our firm since April 2008. She graduated in 2007 with a Bachelors degree from California State University, Northridge. ShantaDee supports all of the attorneys in the Estate Administration Department including preparation of documents and notarization. She also assists in setting up client appointments. In her spare time, ShantaDee is actively involved with her church.

Kristy Hardiman

Kristy Hardiman

receptionist

Kristy joined the firm in May 2017. Her primary responsibility is answering our busy telephone lines; greeting and assisting our clients as they arrive to our office. She also assists in the Client Care Department with various tasks and Word Processing Department with data entry. Kristy is originally from Carson and continues to reside there with her two beautiful daughters. In her spare time she likes to travel and explore new things with her daughters.

Julie

Jeff Edgerton

Word Processing & Administrative Assistant

Jeff's primary responsibility is assisting the Senior Paralegals and Word Processing with the drafting of our estate plans. She also manages daily tasks in our file/copy room. Jeff grew up locally in Palos Verdes, California and now resides in Lomita, California. In his spare time Jeff enjoys playing basketball, paintball, and finding new cooking recipes.

Julie

Edric Kim

Estate Administration Assistant

Edric’s primary responsibility is interfacing with clients to gather information for estate administration, and setting up appointments for our clients. He also assists the firm in seminar facilitation as well as the preparation of documents before and after they are signed. Edric is originally from Los Angeles and currently resides in Santa Clarita. He attended University of California, Los Angeles where he received a Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology. In his spare time, he likes to listen to music, practice Martial Arts and exploring new places to eat in Los Angeles.

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Katherine Murillo

Estate Administration Assistant

Katherine joined the firm in 2018. Her primary responsibilities include interfacing with clients to gather information for estate administration, and setting up appointments for our clients. Katherine is originally from Carson and continues to reside there today. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, skydiving and exploring adventurous/dangerous activities, spending time with her family and dog.

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Marleny Osorio

Marketing Director Assistant & Client Care Associate

Marleny joined the firm in 2018. Her primary responsibilities include managing all of the attorneys' calendars and our clients' appointment needs. She also helps facilitate our various educational seminars. Marleny is originally from Inglewood and continues to reside there today. She attended California State University, Northridge where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in English / Creative Writing. In her spare time she enjoys hiking and finding new dessert places!

Michelle Wright

Michelle Wright

file clerk & client care associate

Michelle joined the firm in 2018. Her primary responsibilities include working closely with all of the attorneys by preparing all of their documents and managing the daily tasks in our file/copy room. Michelle is originally from Los Angeles and continues to reside there today. She attended California State University, Bakersfield where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Studies. In her spare time she enjoys family time, shopping with friends and travelling.