Carol A. Johnston, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, Los Angeles, is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Ms. Johnston concentrates her practice in estate and tax planning for individual clients, the representation of fiduciaries, and the administration of estates and trusts. Her experience includes planning and drafting revocable and irrevocable trusts, insurance planning, premarital planning, charitable gift planning, and all aspects of estate administration and probate procedures.
Marc L. Sallus is a partner at Oldman, Cooley, Sallus, Birnberg & Coleman. His areas of practice include probate; conservatorship; litigation; and trusts. Mr. Sallus is a frequent lecturer on trusts and estates topics as well as an author. Mr. Sallus received his J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.