The Law Office of Dorothy A. Peters
Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning

About our Office

Dorothy PetersDorothy A. Peters is a graduate of Golden Gate University School of Law and holds a Master of Laws in Taxation from that same institution. She is a member of both the State Bar of California and the State Bar of California’s Trust and Estates Section. She is also a member of the Contra Costa Bar Association and a Member of the Wealth Counsel. Dorothy’s primary area of practice is wills, trust, probate and general estate planning. Dorothy has a vast knowledge of the law and will be able to assist you in choosing the best estate plan for you.

Dorothy can assist you in creating an estate plan that is right for you. By narrowing the scope of her practice to a limited number of specialized areas, she is able to provide her clients with the highest quality representation in the areas of estate planning. From drafting wills and creating trusts, to more comprehensive and complex asset protection, she understands the legal landscape.

Dorothy's success is founded on her philosophy. She believes that understanding the client's goals are essential. Answers must be right and the advice must be clearly and promptly communicated. Dorothy believes in being efficient without sacrificing results. She believes in providing personalized service at reasonable prices and in living up to her reputation. She takes the time to get to know you and develop an understanding of your individual needs and goals. She employs a variety of strategies designed to minimize estate taxes and preserve assets, customizing your estate plan according to your unique situation.