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Judith Y. Tang

Judith Y. Tang
Attorney

t: 510.834.6600
f: 510.834.1928
jtang@wendel.com

Education

University of California, San Francisco, Hastings College of the Law, J.D.

University of California, Berkeley, B.S., with high honors, Business Administration; Minor, Japanese Studies

Admissions

State Bar of California

Practice Areas

Trusts and Estates

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  • INSIGHTS

Judith is a partner and a co-chair of the firm’s Trusts and Estates practice. She provides comprehensive personalized estate planning and trust and estate administration services. She is one of very few Certified Specialists in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization who speaks fluent Cantonese. She also speaks conversational Mandarin.

Trusts and Estates

Judith counsels and assists clients in estate planning matters to protect loved ones and minimize tax consequences. She prepares wills, trusts, life insurance trusts, durable powers of attorney, Advance Healthcare Directives, and related documents. She also represents trustees, executors, administrators, and beneficiaries in estate and trust administration. She is experienced in implementing estate plans, resolving creditor and tax issues, and administering the estate in accordance with the decedent’s wishes.

Leadership and Community

Judith is an author and speaks on estate planning topics for groups, including the State Bar of California and the Continuing Education of the Bar. She is active in the Bay Area Chinese community and has been featured on Chinese radio and on TVB’s “Financial Magazine” television program. She was a board member of the Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce for nine years.

East Bay Trusts and Estates Lawyers

  • Member, 2010 – present

East Bay Estate Planning Council

  • Member, 1999 – present

Asian American Bar Association

  • Member, 1995 – present

Alameda County Bar Association

  • Member, 1995 – present

Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce

  • Board of Directors, 2007 – 2015
  • Member, 1996 – 2018

 

  • Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, 2005 – present
  • Selected for inclusion in Northern California Super Lawyers magazine, 2010 – 2020
  • Selected for inclusion in Northern California Women’s Edition Super Lawyers magazine, Top Women Attorneys, 2010-2020
  • American Jurisprudence Award
  • Judicial Extern to Judge Saundra Brown Armstrong, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1995

Events

Transferring Real Property

Transferring Real Property

12/06/2017 | Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB)

Join real estate transactional attorney Dan Myers and estate planning attorney Judith Tang as they discuss the various legal and practical considerations underlying the process of transferring real property in…

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Tax Talk

Tax Talk

09/15/2017 | East Bay Trusts & Estates Lawyers

Wendel Rosen Trusts & Estates attorney Judith Tang, will speak at the East Bay Trusts & Estates Lawyers Annual Boot Camp Seminar on Friday, September 15, 2017. Join Judith as she discusses…

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Real Property Essentials for Estate Planners

Real Property Essentials for Estate Planners

05/04/2017 | Continuing Education of the Bar

Trusts and Estates Attorney Judith Tang will take part in the "Real Property Essentials for Estate Planners" webinar on Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. The webinar…

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Date Category Host Title
12/06/2012 Seminar Sierra Pacific Financial Advisors Estate Planning and Wealth Transfers
10/13/2012 Seminar State Bar of California Culturally Competent Trusts and Estates Practice
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09/14/2012 Seminar State Bar of California Trusts & Estates Section Culturally Competent Trusts and Estates Practice
04/19/2012 Seminar Chinese-American Real Estate Association Asset Protection & Wealth Transfer
11/07/2011 Seminar Private Event Estate Planning for Owners of Real Estate
10/06/2011 Seminar Asian Cultural Center Community Outreach Health Fair
09/22/2011 Seminar Estate Planning Strategies for Passing on Real Estate

News

Wendel Rosen Attorneys Selected to 2020 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List

Wendel Rosen Attorneys Selected to 2020 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List

07/13/2020 | Wendel Rosen LLP

Wendel Rosen LLP, the largest law firm in the East Bay representing businesses throughout the county, announced that 19 attorneys have been named to the 2020 edition of the Northern…

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Wendel Rosen Attorneys Appointed to State Leadership Positions

Wendel Rosen Attorneys Appointed to State Leadership Positions

06/22/2020 | Wendel Rosen LLP

Wendel Rosen is proud to announce two of its attorneys have been awarded distinguished roles at California’s top professional organizations – California Bankruptcy Forum and California Lawyers Association (Trust and…

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Wendel Rosen Sees 22 Attorneys Named as 2019 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Wendel Rosen Sees 22 Attorneys Named as 2019 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

07/08/2019

Wendel Rosen LLP, the largest law firm in the East Bay representing businesses throughout the state, announces that 22 attorneys have been named to the 2019 edition of Northern California…

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Date Category Publication Title
07/10/2018 Press Release Wendel Rosen LLP  Wendel Rosen Sees 26 Attorneys Named 2018 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Education

University of California, San Francisco, Hastings College of the Law, J.D.

University of California, Berkeley, B.S., with high honors, Business Administration; Minor, Japanese Studies

Admissions

State Bar of California

Practice Areas

Trusts and Estates