Carmen Sinigiani is certified by the State Bar as a specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law. Her practice includes estate planning, family wealth management, planned charitable giving, probate, and trust administration and accountings. Carmen handles all aspects of trust and estate litigation including trust and will contests, trustee and fiduciary disputes, heirship proceedings, and other beneficiary disputes. Carmen’s extensive estate litigation experience provides her a wealth of knowledge to counsel her estate planning clients on litigation prevention and family relationship preservation.
Carmen’s practice also includes general real property matters ranging from purchase and sale agreements to commercial leases. Her business practice includes non-profit formation, partnerships, LLCs, and Family Business Succession Planning.
Carmen is a native Sonoma County resident and is active in the local community. She is a Professor of Law at Empire College School of Law, teaching Wills & Trusts.
Carmen serves on the Board of the Sonoma County Bar Association and is the Chair of the Trust & Estates Section of the Sonoma County Bar Association. She also serves on the Boards of the Analy Boosters and the Analy Band Wagon, Analy’s music boosters, and is an active member of the Rotary Club of Santa Rosa.