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Heather S. Mayer

Heather S. Mayer

  • Estate Planning, Family Law, Probate
  • California
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Summary

Education Ms. Mayer graduated from the University of California, Davis with degrees in Political Science and Communications. She earned her Juris Doctorate from Santa Clara University School of Law with a Certificate in Public Interest and Social Justice. Awards and Honors During law school, Heather Mayer was recognized with the Award for Best Oral Advocate and the Pro Bono Award. Ms. Mayer is the recipient of the prestigious Witkin Award for Academic Excellence in Wills & Trusts, Advanced Legal Writing, Interviewing & Counseling, and for the Advanced Practice Clinic of the Northern California Innocence Project. She also earned the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in both Family Wealth Management and Community Property. Practical Experience Heather Mayer’s background includes working for both an estate planning law firm and a family law firm. Ms. Mayer is well-versed in all aspects of family law cases, including divorce, custody and support. She is experienced in preparing estate plans, including advanced health care directives, grant deeds, wills, codicils, and trusts and she clerked in the Probate Department of the Sacramento Superior Court. Ms. Mayer also worked in-house as an attorney for the Department of Health Care Services, this position helped her to better understand the intricacies involved in estate planning for Medi-Cal or Medicare beneficiaries. The combination of Ms. Mayer’s academic and practical experience is the reason she is such an excellent advocate for her clients.

Practice Areas
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Probate
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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Education
Santa Clara University School of Law
J.D.
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University of California - Davis
B.A. | Political Science; Communications
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Awards
Pro Bono Award
Santa Clara University, School of Law
Best Oral Advocate
Santa Clara University, School of Law
Wills & Trusts
Witkin Award for Academic Excellence
Advanced Legal Writing
Witkin Award for Academic Excellence
Interviewing & Counseling
Witkin Award for Academic Excellence
Advanced Practice Clinic of the Northern CA Innocence Project
Witkin Award for Academic Excellence
Family Wealth Management
CALI Excellence for the Future
Community Property
CALI Excellence for the Future
Professional Associations
Sacramento County Bar Association
Member
Current
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Phi Alpha Delta Law Organization
Member
Current
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Certifications
Public Interest and Social Justice Certificate
Santa Clara University, School of Law
Notary Public
California Secretary of State
Websites & Blogs
Website
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Contact & Map
Mayer & Young, PC
2377 Gold Meadow Way
Suite 100
Gold River, CA 95670
USA
Telephone: (916) 631-1996
Fax: (916) 526-2601