V. Winnie Tungpagasit

“There is no perfect justice, just as there is no absolute in ethics. But there is perfect injustice, and we know it when we see it.”

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V. Winnie Tungpagasit has been a practicing attorney since 1999 and joined Finkelstein & Fujii LLP in 2013. Her current practice focuses on Estate Planning, Trusts, Probate, Trust Administration, and Real Estate related transactions. She is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate with the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.

In her estate planning practice, Winnie assists individuals and/or couples including clients with high net worth with their estate plan tailoring to each person(s) specific needs. She is committed to helping clients establish a comprehensive estate plan to meet their needs, minimize estate and gift taxes, and assist in inter-family business succession planning. Not only will she get your assets and property in order, but she will also help plan for the life beyond you based on your preferences to minimize unnecessary expenses for your heirs. No estate is too large or too small for an estate plan. She also speaks Mandarin, Cantonese, and Thai.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Administration
  • Probate
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Real Estate

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • State Bar of California, Trusts and Estates Section Member
  • San Mateo County Bar Association, Member

Education:

  • University of San Francisco School of Law,
    San Francisco, California, 1999 J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • University of Hawaii, Manoa, Hawaii
    B. Arch., Bachelor of Architecture – 1995

Bar Admissions:

  • California, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2000
  • U.S. Dist. Court. Northern District of CA, 1999
  • U.S. Dist. Court Eastern District of CA, 2007
  • U.S. Dist. Court. Central District of CA, 2012

Certified Legal Specialties:

  • Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law by the
    State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization