Talbot Law Group, P.C.

Talbot Law Group, P.C.

Elder Law and Estate Planning firm specializing in Probate, Trust Administration, Trust Litigation, Financial Elder Abuse, Conservatorships, Medi-Cal, and Special Needs Planning.

Firm Overview

Matthew Talbot is a top Walnut Creek Elder Law Attorney who specializes in Probate, Conservatorship, Trust and Estate Litigation, Trust Administration, Elder Abuse actions, and Estate Planning (including Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney and Healthcare Directives).

Our family run firm is client-focused and resolution oriented. Matthew's commitment to service has earned him the honor of being awarded the prestigious "Superlawyers" designation and Avvo's top rating of "Superb" in Elder Law.

Mr. Talbot works with clients in the SF East Bay, including Walnut Creek, Concord, Pleasant Hill, Danville, San Ramon, Lafayette, Martinez, Orinda, and surrounding areas of Contra Costa and Alameda County.
Main Office
Main Office
2033 N. Main St, Suite 750
Walnut Creek  CA  94596
Phone
  • (925) 322-1795
Fax
  • (925) 407-8227
Websites

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?
depending upon practice area
Services Offered For Fixed Fees?
Estate Planning
Power of Attorney
Will
Healthcare Directive
Probate

Office Information

Office Hours
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Office Manager
Elizabeth Talbot
Emergency After Hours
Yes
Languages Spoken
English
Estate Planning
Elder Law and Estate Planning Firm specializing in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Administration, Will and Trust Litigation, Financial Elder Abuse, Conservatorships, Medi-Cal Planning, and Special Needs Planning
My main focus is providing peace of mind to each and every client. Whether it is setting up your estate plan, assisting with the management of an elderly relative's care, litigating a Trust or Probate matter, or guiding you through the Medi-Cal Planning process, I work to provide you with the best legal services possible. Contact us to set up your free 30 minute consultation, I will be happy to speak with you.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

I love people, and Elder Law and Estate Law are all about people. I enjoy advocating for them, and resolving their issues in a timely and cost effective manner.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others

I have experience in each facet of Elder Law and Estate Planning. Most cases touch on all aspects of Estate Planning law - even a basic estate plan. I am able to foresee the potential problems and complications ahead for my clients, and plan for them accordingly.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

We are highly responsive to your needs and always put your interests first.

Matthew Talbot

Matthew is a top rated Elder Law and Trust Attorney in Walnut Creek, CA. Matthew specializes in Trust Law, Conservatorships, Financial Elder Abuse and related Probate matters including Estate Planning. Matthew began his career in the field of trusts and estates, and expanded into elder law, becoming a specialist in complex conservatorship and trust issues.

Matthew's commitment to outstanding service has earned him the prestigious Super Lawyer's Rising Star designation for 2016 and 2017, Avvo's top rating of "Superb" in Elder Law, Lead Counsel Rating in Estate Planning, and recognition in San Francisco Magazine.

Additionally, Matthew is a member of the Complex Conservatorship Panel for Contra Costa County, an exclusive group of highly qualified attorneys. He has also been chosen specifically by the Courts to represent individuals in complex court proceedings involving Trusts, Estate Planning, and Conservatorships. He has also assisted in high profile celebrity probate cases.

Matthew is committed to advocating on behalf of his clients, and has gained a reputation in the legal community as a trusted professional.

Mr. Talbot is deeply involved in his community. He has taught classes on behalf of the Contra Costa Bar Association to other attorneys, given talks for the Robert McGrath Inns of Court and Barristers Association, and continues to serve as a mentor for attorneys in the practice of Trusts, Estate and Elder Law.

Matthew was admitted to the California bar in 2006 and has practiced probate law in Contra Costa County since 2006. He earned his J.D. at the University of San Francisco. He earned his Bachelor's Degree from the University of California Berkeley.

Matthew is a member of the Trusts and Estates section of the California State Bar. Additionally, he is a member of the Barristers section, Estate Planning and Probate section, Elder Law section, ADR Section, Solo and Small Firm Section, and Litigation section of the Contra Costa County Bar Association.

Matthew is on the Executive Board for the Robert G. McGrath American Inns Of Court. He is an active member of the Executive Board for Contra Costa County Senior Legal Services, on the board of directors for the Barristers Section of the Contra Costa County Bar Association, and a contributing member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. In addition, Matthew is a columnist for Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine and Lamorinda Weekly.
Education
  • University of California Berkeley
    Bachelor of Arts, Political Science and Business , 2003
  • University of San Francisco School of Law
    JD , 2006

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