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JENNIFER MCGUIRE

Jennifer McGuire is a Partner at Morrill Law. Ms. McGuire’s practice focuses on trust and estate litigation, financial elder abuse actions, contested conservatorships, removal and surcharge actions, and related litigation, including civil claims and employment disputes with caregivers. Jennifer has significant experience in all stages of disputes, including counseling clients prior to litigation, representing clients at mediation, and through trial. Ms. McGuire has tried matters in multiple Bay Area courts, including a two-week jury trial in San Francisco County resulting in a six-figure verdict for her client, and a two-week bench trial in Santa Clara County involving an oral contract claim against an estate resulting in a judgment and costs in favor of her client.

Ms. McGuire graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law and obtained her Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Berkeley.

Ms. McGuire has been selected to the Super Lawyers® Rising Star list by her peers for six consecutive years. Ms. McGuire has presented to professional groups, including the East Bay Trusts and Estates Lawyers and Legal Assistance for Seniors, on topics related to estate and trust litigation, financial elder abuse, and conservatorships.

Education
  • J.D., University of San Francisco, School of Law, 2011
  • B.A., Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley, 2006
Admissions

State of California

Honors & Recognitions

Super Lawyers of Northern California, Rising Star, 2014-2019

Presentations

“Fact Finding and Discovery,” EBTEL Litigation Boot Camp, East Bay Trusts and Estates Lawyers, September 12, 2018

“Grandma Died, Grandpa is Dating Again, the Legal Ramifications,” 14th Annual Conference on Elder Abuse, Legal Assistance for Seniors, May 21, 2019