Erika Yuen is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law–a designation that less than 1% of attorneys in San Francisco can claim as of 2021. Erika grew up in and works in San Francisco and surrounding areas. She focuses on helping families to craft complete estate plans, which include revocable living trusts, pour-over wills, durable power of attorney, HIPAA releases, Advance Healthcare Directives, and directives to physicians. Erika tailors clients’ wealth preservation plan to their unique family dynamics and business succession needs. Erika also draws on her experience in trust and estate litigation to inform her trust administration and planning.
Erika received a B.A. in Diplomacy and World Affairs from Occidental College and a J.D. from the University of Washington School of Law. The publishers of Law & Politics and San Francisco Magazine listed Erika as a “Super Lawyer” for Northern California in 2019, 2020, and 2021. This “Super Lawyer” distinction is given to less than 5% of attorneys.
Erika is the current chair of the Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Section of the Bar Association of San Francisco.