Danielle Barger is a certified specialist in estate planning, trust and probate law (State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization) and is committed to providing valuable legal services to families and helping them make important life decisions for their family which can impact them for years to come. A large part of her estate practice includes advising non-traditional families, including LGBT couples, in their estate planning needs. In addition to crafting estate plans for her clients, Ms. Barger provides business planning services. She firmly believes that for the business person, business planning and estate planning go hand in hand to protect their assets and provide for a smooth succession to his or her heirs. Having owned and operated her own law firm for eight years, Ms. Barger understands first-hand the issues and problems facing business owners. As a result of her real world experience, she is able to better advise her business clients.
Ms. Barger has received an AV® preeminent rating from Martindale Hubbell, the leading independent attorney rating entity. An AV® rating signifies that an attorney has reached the highest professional excellence being recognized for the highest level of skill and integrity. Ms. Barger was further recognized by the San Diego Business Journal as one of the Best of the Bar for 2015 in estate planning, estate administration and business law.
Ms. Barger is a San Diego native who holds degrees from the University of Southern California, the University of California Los Angeles and Thomas Jefferson School of Law. In addition to her private law practice, Ms. Barger enjoys teaching, golfing and throwing her clients for a loop with her knowledge and passion for cars – both classic and new.