The Law Offices of Michael Rubenstein

The Law Offices of Michael Rubenstein

Experienced San Francisco Attorney Demystifies Estate Planning and Trust Administration

Firm Overview

California estate planning, trust and estate administration and real estate law firm.
With more than 40 years in the practice of law, attorney Michael Rubenstein is well equipped to guide you through the legal maze of estate planning, trust and estate administration and real estate matters, providing advice in the following areas:
-Estate planning
-Estate Taxation
-Trust and estate administration
-Representation of trust and estate beneficiaries
-Real estate finance and leasing
-Complex real estate title matters
-Representation of Small Business Administration (SBA) Lenders


Personalized attention and practical advice from a caring San Francisco lawyer
I am focused on providing you with practical, cost-effective, individualized solutions to your legal problems. I take pride in the personalized service I provide to clients. Testimony to my commitment to integrity and ethical legal representation is my firm's AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry for professionalism and ethics.

I provide prompt, diligent and cost-effective representation, while keeping you aware of my progress at every step of the way. I am responsive to your needs and concerns, always striving to give you clear and practical advice while creating a detailed plan to address your needs.
Main Office
Main Office
275 Battery Street, Suite 1300
San Francisco  CA  94111
Phone
  • 415-906-4045/415-247-2500
Websites
Estate Planning
California Estate Planning & Administration Attorney
Securing your legacy
You work hard for your family, so knowing that you have planned for their long-term well-being and financial security can bring you comfort. Michael Rubenstein thoroughly analyzes your estate and strategizes the best means of transferring your assets, minimizing taxes, protecting your loved ones and supporting personal philanthropic causes.

Preserving your family's wealth for future generations
Whatever your needs, estate planning attorney Michael Rubenstein can help with all aspects of trust and estate planning, including:
-Estate and trust planning
-Minimizing estate taxes
-Choosing the appropriate trustee
-Protecting children with special needs
-Financial and Health Care Powers of Attorney
-Estate and trust administration
-Planning for aging parents

Draft your living trust, will and powers of attorney
An estate plan is essential at every stage of your life, and a health care power of attorney sets the parameters for medical intervention should you become incapacitated. This assures that when you are most vulnerable, your wishes will be honored.

Your living trust provides for the distribution of your property, establishes guidelines for the care for your children and otherwise expresses your wishes to be carried out upon your death.

Michael Rubenstein can draft the documents necessary to ensure your intentions are honored.

Updating your plan
As your life changes, so might your estate plan. You may need to update your plan throughout your life. Attorney Michael Rubenstein can advise you about the best way to adjust your plan to respond to the changing financial and family matters and to evolving tax laws.

Michael Rubenstein

Practice areas
-Estate planning
-Estate taxation
-Trust and estate administration
-Real estate finance and leasing
-Complex real estate title matters
-Representation of Small Business Administration (SBA) Lenders

Admitted
California, 1970

Education
-University of San Francisco, J.D., 1969
-Pomona College, BS, 1966

Recognition
AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry for professionalism and ethics

Associations and memberships
-Bar Association of San Francisco
-State Bar of California (Member, Sections on: Estate Planning and Trust; Business Law; Taxation)
Education
  • University of San Francisco
    Juris Doctorate
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