TLD Law is proud to announce that attorney Megan A. Moghtaderi has been officially named a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.
Ms. Moghtaderi’s practice includes estate planning for generational wealth, fiduciary representation, trust and estate administration, inheritance litigation, probate, conservatorships, and elder law. Her clients include private fiduciaries, medical providers, IT professionals, as well as business owners, entrepreneurs, corporate institutions and philanthropists. She works with clients’ certified public accountants, financial planners, and other service providers to provide holistic solutions to clients’ needs and has advised high net worth individuals and families in estate planning and trust litigation involving over $100 million in assets.
Throughout her years as an attorney Ms. Moghtaderi has received numerous accolades previously, and has been given the rating of “AV Preeminent®” by Martindale-Hubbell for the highest level of professional excellence for her legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standards. She was also named a “Gold Client Champion” by Martindale-Hubbell and awarded the “Superb” rating by Avvo for her legal acumen and superior client service.
The process of becoming a certified specialist in a particular field of law is a significant one. Attorneys identified as certified specialists by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization have passed a written examination, demonstrated a high level of experience in the specialty field, fulfilled ongoing education requirements, and been favorably evaluated by other attorneys and judges familiar with their work.
The designation of Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate Law is rare. Of the 266,000 attorneys licensed to practice in California, roughly 0.11% have achieved the Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate Law designation. TLD Law one of the few firms in Los Angeles and Orange Counties to have multiple Certified Law Specialists.
“This is an incredible achievement for Megan, as well as our outstanding estate planning group,” said Monica Goel, a TLD Law Partner who named a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate Law in 2014. “While the certification process is a lengthy one, it helps identify the best in any legal specialization. Megan is truly deserving of the certification. Combined with the other members of our trust and estates team, we have a powerful and accomplished estate planning group ready to help clients ensure their interests are preserved and protected.”
Outside her legal practice, Ms. Moghtaderi volunteers with the Christian Legal Aid Society proving pro-bono services to lower income members of the community. She is the founding member of Food From the Bar Orange County Steering Committee, and is a board member for Able ARTS Work, a non-profit that provides lifelong learning, community service and vocational opportunities through the creative arts for people of all abilities and all ages in an environment of warmth, encouragement and inclusion. She is currently a board member of the Orange County Bar Association Trusts and Estates Section, and a member of St. Thomas More Society.
Ms. Moghtaderi graduated summa cum laude from Biola University and the Torrey Honors College in 2013. After receiving her undergraduate degree, she went onto Chapman University Fowler School of Law where she worked as a Judicial Law Extern for the Honorable Kim. R. Hubbard in Probate at the Orange County Superior Court.
TLD Law congratulates Ms. Moghtaderi on this tremendous achievement. To learn more about her background, please visit: tldlaw.com/megan-moghtaderi