Highrise Networks | Monica Goel

TLD Law

2010 Main Street

Suite 1000

Irvine, CA 92614

 

d. (562) 923-0971

 

mgoel@tldlaw.com

https://www.tldlaw.com

HIGHRISE GROUP:

Irvine III

Monica Goel

Partner

Monica Goel, a member of the firm Tredway, Lumsdaine & Doyle since 1999 and partner since 2010, has been rated “superb” by AVVO and a Super Lawyer in the field of Trust and Estates in 2019.  She was listed as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2016 and 2015.  With over nineteen years of legal experience, Ms. Goel advises clients on a full range of estate, trust, probate, and conservatorship matters.  She also assists clients with incapacity, elder law, trust/probate/elder abuse litigation.

Ms. Goel was recently one of the Top Attorneys in 2019 and 2016 Top Women in Southern California.   She was nominated by Cal CPA as one of the 2015 “Women to Watch” in the Emerging Leaders category.

 

Ms. Goel is a published author in the Daily Journal and OC Lawyer Magazine. She is a frequent lecturer on trust administration, probate administration, court accountings, liability for fiduciaries, and legal ethics in estate administration.

 

On August 1, 2014, the California Board of Legal Specialization certified partner Monica Goel as a legal specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate Law. She joins an elite group of attorneys that have taken the legal specialization exam and earned this coveted designation. The legal specialization exam is offered every two years in specific practice areas. Attorneys must pass and submit an application to become board certified.

Ms. Goel is a member of the PVP panel for the LA Superior Court and is routinely appointed by the court to represent incapacitated persons and advise the court regarding appointment of conservators.

She was previously an adjunct professor at Cerritos College in the Certified Paralegal Program and is currently on the Trustee Advisory Committee therein. She has joined the faculty at UCI Extension in the summer of 2014 and is teaching a summer class in Estate Planning.

Monica Goel was admitted to the bar in December, 2000. Education: University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) (B.A., 1997); University of Southern California (USC) Law School (J.D. 2000). Monica was the 1998/1999 Trope and Trope Family Law Fellow and did an Externship in the Chambers of Judge Kim McLane Wardlaw, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in 1999.

 

PRACTICE AREAS

RECOGNITION & AWARDS

  • AVVO “Superb” Rating, Top Estate Planning Attorneys

  • 2019 Super Lawyers in Trust and Estates

  • 2019 Top Attorneys

  • 2016 Top Women Attorneys in Southern California by Super Lawyers

  • 2016 Rising Stars by Super Lawyers

  • 2015 Rising Stars by Super Lawyers

  • 2015 Women to Watch nominee by CalCPA in the Emerging Leaders category

  • Volunteer of the Year, City of Downey (2007)

  • 1998 Trope & Trope Family Law Fellow

PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Member, Los Angeles Bar Association

  • Member, Orange County Bar Association

  • PVP Panel Member, LA Superior Court

  • Leader, CAL CPA Society – Southeast Discussion Group

  • Member, Provisors

  • Member, Soroptimist International

  • President, Soroptimist Downey Chapter (2007-2008)

EDUCATION

  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (B.A., 1997)

  • University of Southern California Law School, Los Angeles, (USC LAW) (J.D., 2000)

BAR ADMISSIONS

California, 2000

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Los Angeles, CA 90017

 

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