Trusts & Estates
Your clients depend on your experienced and compassionate representation to protect their families. Rely on California’s most trusted coverage of Trust & Estates law, including estate planning and probate avoidance, protecting elders from abuse and exploitation, litigating a contested will or trust matter, and everything in between, so you can deliver the friendly, personalized guidance your clients expect, in a professional and cost-effective manner.

With CEB’s Trusts & Estates coverage, you can:

Practice Guides

Rely on CEB’s expert community of contributing judges and lawyers to frame and organize the legal issues for you before you dive into case law research or start drafting. The most trusted and comprehensive California-specific practice guides available. 

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Select Forms

Jump-start your drafting with select forms, available as part of many CEB practice guides. 

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Primary Law

Leverage our best-in-class legal search to find the most relevant content, fast. Narrow your results with advanced filters, including court, cause of action, procedural posture, and disposition. Coverage includes California Court of Appeals and Supreme Court, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and U.S. Supreme Court case law, as well as the California Codes and California Constitution.  

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Is that case still good? Find out at a glance. Color-coded treatment flags let you know immediately whether a case has negative history and which subsequent decision is responsible for the most critical treatment.  

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Included Titles

Expanded! More titles than in the classic OnLAW subscription.

Business Entities

  • Forming and Operating California Limited Liability Companies
  • Selecting and Forming Business Entities

Elder Law

  • California Elder Law Litigation: An Advocate’s Guide
  • California Elder LAw Resources, Benefits, and Planning: An Advocate’s Guide

Estate Planning

  • California Estate Planning
  • California Powers of Attorney and Health Care Directives
  • California Will Drafting
  • Complete Plans for Small and Mid-Sized Estates
  • Drafting California Irrevocable Trusts
  • Drafting California Revocable Trusts
  • Estate Planning Annual (2011 – 2019)
  • Estate Planning and California Probate Reporter
  • Funding a Revocable Trust
  • Marital Deduction Subtrust Funding

Family Law

  • California Marital Settlement and Other Family Law Agreements
  • Crossover Issues in Estate Planning and Family Law

Guardianships & Conservatorships

  • California Guardianship Practice
  • California Conservatorship Practice

Law Practice Management

  • California Basic Practice Handbook
  • California Client Communications Manual: Sample Letters and Forms
  • Fee Agreement Forms Manual

Probate Administration

  • California Local Probate Rules
  • California Probate Workflow Manual Revised
  • Handling a Probate

Real Property

  • Transferring Property Without Probate

Special Needs Trusts

  • Special Needs Trusts: Planning, Drafting, and Administration

Trust Administration

  • Administering a Single Person Trust After Settlor’s Death
  • California Decedent Estate Practice
  • California Trust Administration
  • Fiduciary Accounting Handbook
  • Handling Postmortem Trust Administration: A Checklist

Trust & Probate Litigation

  • California Civil Discovery Practice
  • California Civil Procedure Before Trial
  • California Trust and Probate Litigation
  • Capacity and Undue Influence: Assessing, Challenging, and Defending

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