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David C. Becker

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  • : 263 Main St, Level 2 Placerville, CA 95667
  • : 530-295-6400

Kirk Brennan

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For immediate assistance, please call 775-885-1896 or email


  • : Dyer Lawrence Law Firm
  • : Dyer Lawrence Law Firm. Offices in Carson City, NV and Torrance, CA.
  • : 775-885-1896

Carol Carlisle

  • : Law Offices of C. Michael Finen
  • : 3461 Robin Lane, Suite 4, Cameron Park, CA 95682
  • : (530) 677-7100

Jana Ellerman


For over thirty-five years, we at Guthrie and Ellerman have provided personal estate counseling and planning for our neighbors throughout California. We seek to demystify the estate planning process and to protect your most important assets: those you love.

In addition to providing estate planning services, we are here to help when life gets unexpectedly complicated and it is too late to plan.

Our practice is tailored to the following areas:

• Estate Planning – Trusts, Wills, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Directives
• Conservatorships and Special Needs Trusts
• Probates and Trust Administrations
• Elder Law and MediCal/Long Term Care Planning

For more information, visit us at To arrange an appointment with one of our experienced attorneys, please call 530/677-1693 or 916/933-1694, or email to

Jana EllermanManaging Attorney and Shareholder.
Jana was raised in Texas and moved to California after receiving her undergraduate degree, with honors, from Principia College. She obtained her law degree from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles with honors in 1986. Jana serves on the Executive Committee of the Trusts and Estates Section of the State Bar of California.

  • : Guthrie & Ellerman
  • : 3108 Ponte Morino Drive, Suite 240 Cameron Park, CA 95682
  • : 530-677-1693

Martin Fine


Our office provides  mediation, conflict resolution, facilitation, and arbitration of public and private disputes and related legal services.  We work with individuals as well as large and small businesses, organizations and agencies.

  • : Conflict Resolution & Legal Services
  • : 2828 Easy Street, Ste. 3, Placerville, CA 95667,
  • : 530-647-2485

Sheri Hoffman

Sheri is in her 24th year practicing law in our community. She is a state bar certified specialist in Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law and a member of Wealth Counsel. Sheri’s practice includes all elements necessary to draft a comprehensive estate plan, regardless of the size of the estate. She is proficient in handling all estate and trust administration after a loved one passes away, whether large or small. Sheri’s practice also includes service in the areas of trust and probate litigation, conservatorships and guardianships.

Sheri attended UC Davis from 1987 to 1991, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. She then attended Golden Gate University School of Law in San Francisco from 1991-1994, where she graduated Law School as a member of the Golden Gate University School of Law’s Dean’s List. 

After marrying Joseph in 1996, they formed the Law Offices of Hoffman & Hoffman. Outside of the office, Sheri is busy raising her children and volunteering at their school. She raises thousands of dollars each year for school programs to help ensure children in the community get the best education possible. She also enjoys tennis, golf, and spending time outdoors with her family and friends.

  • : Hoffman & Hoffman
  • : 2600 E BIDWELL ST STE 240 Folsom, California
  • : 9169852753

Catherine Ann Lawson

A Guiding Hand for Trustees, Executors & Administrators for over 30 years.

Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law since 1993.

  • : The Judge Thompson Building, 3062 Cedar Ravine Road Placerville CA 95667
  • : 530-626-0102