Sandra L. Johnson is a probate, estate planning and business attorney best know for her sensitive and careful representation of clients, including professionals, senior citizens, families, entrepreneurs and small businesses throughout Northern California.  She has been practicing in the Redding, CA area for over twenty years and has developed a professional, long term relationship with many of her clients.

Sandra received her law degree from Gonzaga University School of Law in Spokane, WA in 1987.  Her expertise in estate planning began as a law student, where she was a recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award in Estate Planning.  She frequently participates in California State Bar sanctioned continuing education programs to remain current on the ever changing laws regarding the tax, insurance, health care and asset ownership issues which effect her clients.

Sandra enjoys working closely with her clients to identify each client's unique estate planning goals and challenges, and to create workable, cost effective plans to achieve those goals.  Wills, Living Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Special Needs Trusts, business and ranch succession planning, small business formation, including corporations, Family Limited Partnerships, LLC's and charitable trusts are among the planning tools she is experiences in creating.  She also assists families in the administration of estates, including advising Trustee and Executors, to ensure the wishes of their decedents are property carried out.

Practice Areas
Estate Planning
Trust Administration
Probate
Estate Litigation
Conservatorship
Small Business Formation

Bar Admission
California, 1988

Education
J.D., Gonzaga University School of Law, 1987 
B.A., University of Dubuque, Iowa, 1980

Honors and Awards
American Jurisprudence Award in Estate Planning

Professional Associations and Memberships
State Bar of California
Shasta-Trinity Counties Bar Association
Shasta County Estate Planning and Probate Committee