MARGARET M. HAND
Margaret M. Hand, Hartog, Baer & Hand APC, Orinda, Principal at Hartog, Baer & Hand, has developed expertise in crafting practical estate planning solutions for both simple and complicated families. She is a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law and one of Northern California’s Super Lawyers. She lectures at professional education programs throughout California, teaches fiduciary accounting for the CalCPA Education Foundation, and has published a variety of chapters, workbooks and articles on estate planning, probate and trust law. She is a graduate of U. C. Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law.
JOHN A. HARTOG
John A. Hartog, Hartog, Baer & Hand APC, Orinda, is a California certified specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, as well as a California certified specialist in Taxation Law. Mr. Hartog’s practice emphasizes estate planning, trust and probate administration, including dispute resolution, and taxation matters. Mr. Hartog possesses particular expertise in counseling trustees administering living trusts and in resolving disputes among beneficiaries and fiduciaries. Mr. Hartog also serves as a mediator in trusts and estates disputes. He earned an L.L.M. in Taxation from the Golden Gate University of Law and his J.D. degree from Hastings College of the Law, University of California.