Home> Find a Lawyer> California Lawyers >James Buchan Creighton
James Buchan Creighton

James Buchan Creighton


Trusts and Probate Lawyer
Creighton Law Offices
San Francisco, CA
Not Yet Reviewed Review this lawyer
Is this you? Showcase your career achievements and connect with ideal clients.

About James Buchan Creighton

Attorney Biography

James B. Creighton established the Creighton Law Offices in July of 1997. The Creighton Law Offices are located in San Mateo, California. The firm is focused on estate planning, trust administration, probate, and long-term care planning services.


Practice Areas

 
Trusts (21%)
 
Probate (21%)
 
Wills (20%)
 
Estate Planning (20%)
 
Estate and Probate Law (10%)
 
Elder Law (8%)
Show More

Résumé - James Buchan Creighton

Bar Licenses

California State Bar
California
Member in Good Standing
1994

Education

UC Hastings College of Law

Specialty Certifications

State Bar of California
Board Certified Specialist
Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law
State Bar of California

Associations

California Lawyers Association, Solo and Small Firm Section
Member
California Lawyers Association, Solo and Small Firm Section

California Lawyers Association, Trusts and Estates Section
Member
California Lawyers Association, Trusts and Estates Section

Commercial Recognitions

Professional Involvement badge
Recognized for Professional Involvement
Lawyer Legion
2020

Reviews - James Buchan Creighton

Not yet reviewed

Attorney Endorsements

Not yet endorsed

Contact James Buchan Creighton

James Buchan Creighton
Creighton Law Offices
1 Daniel Burnham Ct Apt 914
San Francisco, CA 94109
creightonlaw.com
Office: 650-344-0700

More Information

Bar Membership Information

California Bar Membership -

James Buchan Creighton - Profile information with the State Bar of California - Find more information about James Buchan Creighton on the State Bar of California website, including: current status, actions affecting eligibility to practice law and disciplinary history.


Specialty Certification Information

Estate and Probate Law Certification -

CBLS Board Certification in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law - Lawyers certified in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law with the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization have demonstrated substantial involvement in this area of practice.


The CBLS defines the term "estate planning, trust and probate law" as the practice of law dealing with:


  • "the creation, protection and disposition of a client's assets, during life and upon and after death, in accordance with the client's expressed desires;

  • the tax and family relationship consequences of the client's acts and desires;

  • the preparation of wills, trusts and other documents to carry out the client's desires;

  • the administration of estates and trusts (such as necessary court or non-court procedures; tax reporting, payment of tax and tax audits; and management and transfer of assets); and

  • the protection of the property and provision for the personal needs of individuals unable to handle their own affairs by reason of age, illness or other incapacity."

Loading...
Saving...