At the Law Office of Shekhar Chikhalikar and SNC Law Office we are committed to providing the best legal services available for young families, older adults and their loved ones. We are committed to helping families protect their assets, children, and assets for their children. 

We also help families to protect their family home from Medi-Cal recovery. We draft various types of trusts so that families can avoid probate, save estate taxes, keep their assets safe for their children from children’s creditors, bad marriages, and bad decisions. We also help families provide support to their family member with special needs while maintaining their government benefits. 

What sets us apart from other law firms is the importance we place on our relationship with you, your family and forming a team for your interests. We are honest, and committed to providing prompt and complete service to our clients. We understand that every family has its own unique set of circumstances and we will customize your estate plan to address the needs of your family. We accomplish this through listening, coming to understand your needs, and then using our years of experience to help you find a solution that works for you and is in your best interest. We will help you retain control of your assets and seek out low cost or free solutions for long-term care for you or your loved ones.

Reason for Being

We will show respect for all – even if we carry different views and beliefs. We will participate in helping our firm improve by encouraging constructive critique, striving for improved systems and by being open to intelligent change. 

We want to improve the lives of our clients through exceptional measurable service. We are committed to ongoing technical education to hone our skills, providing the best we have to offer to each and every client and enhance our credibility though consistent service. We want to build and sustain a firm that will be known as a notable provider of excellence serving families and business owners through professional and personal planning for this generation and the next.

Knowledge and Professionalism

Knowledge and Expertise
To achieve excellence we are committed to:
• Advanced technical legal skills
• Expertly devised documents
• Practice acumen (systems and procedure)
• Strong client relationship believing that “It’s not just the Law. It’s how the law affects you.”
• Professional association with the practice area of expertise

We demonstrate professionalism by:
• Listening for understanding
• Being respectful and collaborative
• Serving our clients in a respectful manner
• Being willing to expend the effort to go beyond the status quo
• Assuring our message of excellence in how we present ourselves, in our dress, demeanor, and knowledge.



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