Steven M. Goldberg is a founding partner of Friedemann Goldberg LLP and is a certified specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law by the California Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California. He has been recognized repeatedly by national legal publications and by his peers, and is regarded as one of the preeminent estate planning attorneys in the nation.
Mr. Goldberg has comprehensive experience with sophisticated estate planning techniques, tax strategies, complex trust and estate administration matters, business law and business succession planning.
Mr. Goldberg has been honored three times as one of the 100 Best Estate Planning Attorneys in the Nation by Worth Magazine. He has a perfect 5-out-of-5 AV Preeminent Peer rating by Martindale Hubbell, and has been named a “Super Lawyer” by SuperLawyers Magazine for 11 consecutive years. He has also been recognized twice (2012, 2016) as Lawyer of the Year for Trusts & Estates in the North Bay by Best Lawyers and US News & Review.
A 1984 graduate of the UC Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law, Mr. Goldberg has given lectures on a variety of estate planning and tax issues. He serves on the Board of Directors for the Community Foundation Sonoma County.