Interview of Franza Giffen on Fiduciary Services in Lawyer Monthly►
Rebecca Guyette: Whenever families have needed assistance, Rebecca has helped guide them through difficult life transitions for over twenty-five years as a family law attorney, mediator, parenting consultant, custody evaluator and expert witness. She also holds the distinction as one of the first trained Collaborative Law attorneys in the world, where settlement, not litigation, is paramount to maintaining important family relationships.
Helping families resolve difficult property issues, including valuing closely held businesses, dividing stock options, tracing non-marital assets, as well as preparing cash flow analyses for financial support, is something Rebecca can assist with when needed.
Rebecca’s clients also have benefited from her real estate experience. She owns both commercial and residential rental properties and is familiar with every aspect of a real estate transactions and has served as general contractor.
Rebecca recently relocated to San Francisco to work as a Professional Fiduciary. She is mentored by, and will succeed, acclaimed fiduciary and attorney, Franza Giffen, Esquire, of Giffen Fiduciary Services, who has been a Professional Fiduciary serving the Bay Area as a successor trustee, guardian, conservator, and probate referee for more than twenty years. EMAIL
Affiliations: Professional Fiduciary Association of California (PFAC), California State Bar, The Bar Association of San Francisco, California Probate Referee Association, President East Bay PFAC Chapter 2016-17 Website