Kevin M. RodriguezAttorney

Wendel Rosen Black & Dean LLP 1111 Broadway, 24th FloorOakland, CA 94607
TEL:
510.834.6600
FAX:
510.808.4744
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Profile

Kevin is a partner and Chair of the firm’s Trust & Estate Litigation Practice Group, with over a decade of experience representing fiduciaries, beneficiaries and nonprofit organizations in contested trust, estate, conservatorship, and elder abuse matters.  Kevin represents his clients in all phases of litigation, from pre-litigation avoidance to mediation, trial and, if necessary, appeal.  While Kevin now focuses his practice exclusively on litigation matters, he also has an LL.M. in Taxation and has an extensive background in estate planning, trust and probate administration, and estate and gift taxation.  

Publications

AVAILABLE ARTICLES:

  • A Balancing Act: The Appropriate Role of Court Appointed Counsel in Proposed Conservatorships, California Trusts and Estates Quarterly, State Bar of California Trusts and Estates Section, Volume 19, Issue I (2013)
Speaking
  • "A Balancing Act: The Appropriate Role of Court Appointed Counsel in Proposed Conservatorships," Estate Planning Section for the Sacramento County Bar Association (September 2014)
  • "Minimizing Litigation Risks in Trust & Estate Administration," Financial Planning Forum, Palo Alto, CA (September 2013)
  • "He's In Love With Her! A Mock Trial: Love? Undue Influence? Elder Abuse?" Silicon Valley Bar Association, Palo Alto, CA (October 2012)
Affiliations
Alameda County Bar Association
    East Bay Trust and Estates Lawyers
    • Board Member

    East Bay Estate Planning Council
      Bar Association of San Francisco