Elder Law Attorney Julia Wald

J.D. (1977) Cum Laude, from the University of Idaho Law School

A.B.D. in Philosophy from the University of California, Berkeley

A.B. in Philosophy from Wellesley College


JULIA P. WALD practices in the firm of Law Offices of Julia P. Wald in San Rafael, California.  She formerly practiced at Law Offices of Julia P. Wald in San Francisco for 25 years. 

Ms. Wald is a Certified Specialist, Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization since 1990.

Board Certified Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate Law Certificate

The Law Offices of Julia P. Wald is engaged in simple and complex estate planning for single people, married couples, and life partners and handling the administration of their estates. 

The firm practices in the probate court representing executors, trustees and conservators.  An area of particular interest is protecting the frail elderly from fraud and abuse which often involves the creation of a conservatorship.  Julia is especially well versed in conservatorship law and takes great pride in her representation of conservatees and family members who wish to create a conservatorship for a loved one.


Named Top Lawyer in 2011

Julia Wald, Super Laywer in 2010Super Lawyers picked Julia as a Top Attorney in Northern California in 2016 for the 11th time and for the eigth year in a row!

This prestigious award is earned, not purchased.

"[Super Lawyers does] not permit a lawyer to buy one’s way onto the list, nor is there any requirement for the purchase of any product for inclusion in the lists or any quid pro quo of any kind or nature associated with the evaluation and listing of an attorney or in the subsequent advertising of one’s inclusion in the lists," according to a Special Master of the New Jersey Supreme Court.1