Estate Planning and Trust Administration Legal Services

 Welcome To The Law Offices Of

Richard B. Macgurn



Carlsbad California

Since 1983, the Law Offices of Richard B. Macgurn have provided reasonably priced, quality legal services in the areas of Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law, Guardianships and Conservatorships. By limiting his practice to these interrelated areas of law, Mr. Macgurn is able to expertly assist clients with legal entities to facilitate wealth administration and transfer.  Mr. Macgurn advises his clients regarding the creation of an appropriate estate plan. Finally, Mr. Macgurn assists with handling the legal consequences of incapacity and death by expertly assisting in the administration of the trust or estate. When disputes arise, Mr. Macgurn has the education, experience and expertise to resolve them efficiently.

Richard B. Macgurn has been practicing law since 1977 and has been certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization as a Specialist in Probate, Estate Planning and Trust Law since 1991 – one of the first certified specialist in that area of law. 

The Certified Specialist Program was developed by the State Bar of California to identify lawyers who are truly legal specialists in a particular area of law. Lawyers are awarded the certification only after extensive examination and practice and favorable peer reviews. Through continuing education requirements and regular monitoring, the Board of Legal Specialization ensures that the qualifications and standards set by the Bar are met and maintained.

Since 2000, the Law Offices of Richard B. Macgurn have received the Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rating of AV Preeminent, denoting an adherence to professional standards of conduct and ethics, reliability, diligence and other criteria relevant to the discharge of professional responsibilities. An AV Preeminent certification mark is a significant rating accomplishment and a testament to the highest level of professional excellence. Less than 5% of all attorneys in the United States have achieved an AV Preeminent certification mark.
Richard B. Macgurn

Richard B. Macgurn and his staff offer clients quality, specialized legal services, particularly in areas important to elders, extensive experience, streamlined procedures, and staffing levels which enable work to be done accurately and in a timely way. They specialize in getting work done correctly, and efficiently.  The Law Offices of Richard B. Macgurn provide quality, specialized legal services for young and old alike.