The Office

About Me 

Janet L. Tallett is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and

Probate Law.  She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

from the University of California at Santa Barbara and her law degree

from the Santa Barbara College of Law.  While obtaining her law degree

she worked full-time as a paralegal.  She worked as a paralegal for

20 years in Santa Barbara California.  Her work as a paralegal included the areas of estate planning, trust administration, probate, Medi-Cal planning, conservatorships, civil litigation, business law, land use, small claims, and criminal defense.

Ms. Tallett has experience in the preparation of revocable living trusts, special needs trusts, irrevocable trusts including generation-skipping trusts, general durable powers of attorney for financial matters, health care directives, and Medi-Cal applications for long term care.  She has extensive experience with trust administration and probate matters.  She can also provide advise and analysis concerning tax matters, including property transfers and the preparation of Estate and Generation Skipping Tax Returns and Gift Tax Returns.

Ms. Tallett is a member of the Santa Clara County Bar Association, Silicon Valley Bar Association and the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys.  

Contact Information

Hours: Mon - Fri  9am  -  4pm

Closed Saturdays and Sundays

Call for an appointment

(650) 362-3331

Janet L. Tallett has been practicing law since 2005.  Formerly with Gilfix & La Poll Associates LLP, her practice involved a wide variety of issues.  She is able to handle every aspect of her clients' estate planning needs.  Whether you face issues before death or after the passing of a loved one she can address your needs.  She is available for off-site visits throughout the Bay Area.