REDWOOD CITY, CA—Hopkins & Carley is pleased to announce that three seasoned estate planning attorneys — Suzanne C. Farley, Jill K. Ernst, and Joanne J. Lue — have joined its Family Wealth & Tax Planning practice. Farley joins as of counsel, and Ernst and Lue join as associates. Collectively, the trio brings nearly 50 years of experience to the firm’s highly regarded estate planning team.
Farley handles estate planning and tax matters for high net worth clients, with a particular emphasis on family wealth transfers, audits of estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer tax returns, business succession planning, and complex trust and estate administration.
Ernst focuses her estate planning practice on family wealth transfers, trust administration, probate law, and business transactions.
Lue provides high net worth individuals and families with sophisticated estate plans and wealth transfer strategies, and counsels clients through trust and estate administrations.