Ronald W. Hillberg

Ronald W. Hillberg

Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law. Elder Law. Certified Elder Law Attorney, National Elder Law Foundation Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law by Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California.

Firm Overview

I have practiced law as a solo practitioner in Turlock since 1988.

Our firm handles legal matters in the following practice areas: Estate Planning, Elder Law, Medi-Cal, Probate, Trusts, Real Estate Transactions, Buying or Selling a Home, Business Formation, Corporations, Partnerships, LLC's.Example casesTypically, I handle cases involving creation of living trusts or Medi-Cal planning for nursing home patients.
Main Office
630 Crane Avenue
Suite C
Turlock  CA  95381-0506
  • (209) 667-0761
  • (209) 667-8450


Free Initial Consultation?
One-hour for $125.
Services Offered For Fixed Fees?
I do not have fixed-price services or fees.
Hourly Rates
My hourly rate is $345WillMaker Document Review:
I will review these documents for $125, which includes a hour conference.

Office Information

Office Hours
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Office Manager
Karen Lea Andersen
Emergency After Hours
Languages Spoken

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

My father is a retired CPA. His practice is still active here in Turlock. He encouraged me to focus on estate planning.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

The more knowledge the client has the better I can serve the client.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

Yes. I do that on a regular basis.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

I often assist clients in preparing for pro per appearances.

Ronald W. Hillberg

Shared offices with Griffith and Masuda (1979-1988)

Associate of Robert Triebsch 1978-1979

Staff attorney Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service (1977-1978)

Every client is a new challenge. Spending time reading the latest journals and attending courses is critical to providing quality service.

I have the ability to quickly digest complex circumstances and apply a wide variety of approaches to each issue that the client's situation requires.


Personal interests:

I'm very busy with 4 children, ages 12, 12, 10 and 8.

  • Bar Number: 79070
    California , 1977
  • University of California School of Law, Los Angeles
    J.D. , 1977
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Stanford University
    B.A. , 1974
    Palo Alto, CA

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