Law Offices of Alice A. Salvo

Law Offices of Alice A. Salvo

Very helpful attorney with all the knowledge to easily resolve your probate case. Our procedures can improve the time frame. Specialist in probate and trust administration. Free consultation!

Firm Overview

Superior Credentials: J.D./LL.M.; Trusts and Estates, Wills and Probate, Decedent Estates, Estate Planning, Conservatorship, Family Trusts, Living Trusts, Special Needs Trusts, Trust Administration, Trust Law, Medi-Cal

The Law Office of Alice A. Salvo is most helpful and offers excellent legal solutions. Impressive credentials - the highest rating awarded for legal ability by Martindale-Hubbell, J.D. law degree/LL.M. masters of law degree, President of the Southern California Council of Elder Law Attorneys, President of the San Fernando Valley Bar Association, and President of the San Fernando Valley Estate Planning Council, Top attorney in the San Fernando Valley - San Fernando Valley Business Journal, SuperLawyer - Los Angeles Magazine... First class documents in content and style. If your concern is Estate Planning, Living Trusts, Wills, Probate and Trust Administration, Conservatorships and Guardianships, Elder Law, Medi-Cal Planning, Asset Protection or Special Needs Trusts she is an expert.

Our office is staffed by eight legal professionals. We take time to understand the concern of each client and then implement a beneficial solution. This includes all applicable legal documents and court procedures.

Top Credentials: J.D./LL.M.; highest rating for legal ability from Martindale-Hubbell; Certified Specialist, CA State Bar - Probate, Estate Planning & Trust Law

Judicial Nominations and Evaluations Committee - California State Bar. Alice A. Salvo received this prestigious appointment by the California State Bar Board of Governors. Ms. Salvo has the top position as chair and oversees the entire committee of attorneys that recommend, select and appoint judges.

The Law Offices Of Alice A. Salvo is a prominent estate planning firm. Experienced attorney Salvo holds superior credentials! JD/LLM... We help you protect what is important to you and specialize in probate cases, wills, living trust and conservatorship issues. Our extensive legal knowledge focuses on making sure the wealth you have worked so hard to accumulate will go to the people you love. Our estate planning attorneys provide expert legal guidance and create plans allowing you to minimize taxes while avoiding expensive probate costs.

We protect the home and finances, work with Trustees, guide beneficiaries and create special needs trusts that maximize governments benefits for the individual while improving inheritance.

Every step of the way we stand beside you as "Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law Experts" and operate in a comfortable office environment.

Areas of Law:
-Estate Planning
-Trust Law
-Elder Law
-Trusts and Estates
-Estate Administration
-Decedents Estates
-Estate Planning for Parents of Handicapped Children
-Estate Planning for the Disabled
-Estate Planning for the Elderly
-Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples
-Family Trusts
-Estate Settlements
-Living Trusts
-Personal Planning
-Powers of Attorney
-Special Needs Trusts
-Elder Care.
-Trust Administration
-Retirement Planning
-Trust Planning
-Wealth Preservation
-Fiduciary Law
-Fiduciary Liability
-Living Wills
-Asset Protection
-Guardianship and Conservatorship
-Adult Guardianship
-Advance Directives
-Elder Guardianship
-Guardian Ad Litem
-Guardianship Administration

Main Office

Main Office
20350 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 110
Woodland Hills, CA 91364






When a loved one passes on, it is likely that some or all of his or her estate will have to pass through probate. This process can be complicated and time-consuming.

However, our probate attorney serving Woodland Hills and surrounding areas, Alice A. Salvo, can review the estate and advise you as to the most efficient and economic manner to transfer property to the rightful heirs. You can rely on us to inform you of all the options available to administer and distribute the estate.

Helping You Through Every Step of the Process

With or without a will, our dedicated Woodland Hills probate attorney can help guide you through the entire process. Even when administering an uncomplicated estate, the process may take anywhere from six months to one year. Additionally, probate fees can range from two percent to 10 percent of the estate value. For this reason, it is important to seek our assistance to learn ways to avoid probate through proper estate planning, which can help provide you with peace of mind and make asset distribution more efficient.

Our legal team at the Law Offices of Alice A. Salvo provides clients and their families throughout Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley options to avoid the probate process. If you have to administer an estate through probate, we will protect your interests every step of the way. Our Woodland Hills probate attorney, Alice A. Salvo, is an estate planning, trust and probate law certified specialist by the California State Bar. This prestigious certification has been earned by only a select few prominent California lawyers. You can rely on our skill and knowledge to help you through the process efficiently and effectively.

Estate Planning


Law Offices of Alice A. Salvo

ALICE A. SALVO has over 20 years of experience in Probate, Estate Planning and Elder Law. She attended Southwestern University School of Law earning a law degree (J.D.) and furthered her education by receiving a graduate law degree (L.L.M. in Estate Planning) from University of Miami School of Law.

Alice A. Salvo is qualified by the California State Bar as a "Certified Specialist" in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law. Only a select few of all California attorneys have been awarded this prestigious designation.

She has earned many distinctions for her work including these accomplishments: President of Southern California Council of Elder Law Attorneys, President of San Fernando Valley Estate Planning Council, President of San Fernando Valley Bar Association, Chairperson of the Probate Section of the San Fernando Bar Association, served on the Gray Squad Advisory Board to the Los Angeles Police Department Van Nuys Division.

Attorney Salvo has been appointed by the California State Bar to the prestigious position of serving on the Judicial Nominees Evaluation Commission (JNE) where she became the top individual Chair (President) of the JNE Commission. This commission evaluates all candidates under consideration for a judicial appointment by the Governor. The attorneys that apply to be a judge in the state of California are thoroughly reviewed by the JNE Commission and a select few of the most highly qualified candidates are recommended for the judiciary.

Estate Planning attorney Alice A. Salvo was voted Super Lawyer in Super Lawyers magazine, a publication who names attorneys in each state who received the highest point totals, as chosen by their peers and through independent research. The selection procedures employed are very sophisticated and comprehensive. In addition she is rated superior, a perfect 10 by AVVO, and achieved the best rating AV by Martindale Hubbell.

Los Angeles Magazine published Alice A. Salvo as a Top Attorney in Southern California for 2011.
Areas of Practice

Elder Law
Estate Planning
Probate & Estate Administration

Certified Legal Specialties

Certified, "Specialist" in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, State Bar of California


University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida
LL.M. Estate Planning
Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California

Professional Associations and Memberships

San Fernando Bar Association, Probate Section, Chairperson
Southern California Council of Elder Law Attorneys, Past Presidency
San Fernando Valley Estate Planning Council, Past Presidency
Los Angeles Police Department, Van Nuys Division, Gray Squad Advisory Board
San Fernando Valley Bar Association, President
Judicial Nominees Evaluation Commission