Woodland Hills Elder Law and Estate Planning Attorney

At our Woodland Hills, California, location, the Law Offices of Alice A. Salvo has a first-class team of attorneys with more than 20 years of dedication to elder law and estate planning. We understand what legal strategies to pursue and try to establish options that can protect you and your family's future. With our extensive knowledge, resources and recognition throughout the legal and local community, you can trust us to help you every step of the way.

Alice A. Salvo

Woodland Hills, California

ALICE A. SALVO has over 20 years of experience in Probate, Estate Planning and Elder Law. She attended Southwestern University School of Law earning a law degree (J.D.) and furthered her education by receiving a graduate law degree (L.L.M. in Estate Planning) from University of Miami School of Law.

Alice A. Salvo is qualified by the California State Bar as a "Certified Specialist" in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law. Only a select few of all California attorneys have been awarded this prestigious designation.

She has earned many distinctions for her work including these accomplishments: President of Southern California Council of Elder Law Attorneys, President of San Fernando Valley Estate Planning Council, President of San Fernando Valley Bar Association, Chairperson of the Probate Section of the San Fernando Bar Association, served on the Gray Squad Advisory Board to the Los Angeles Police Department Van Nuys Division.

Attorney Salvo has been appointed by the California State Bar to the prestigious position of serving on the Judicial Nominees Evaluation Commission (JNE) where she became the top individual – Chair (President) of the JNE Commission.  This commission evaluates all candidates under consideration for a judicial appointment by the Governor. The attorneys that apply to be a judge in the state of California are thoroughly reviewed by the JNE Commission and a select few of the most highly qualified candidates are recommended for the judiciary.

Estate Planning attorney Alice A. Salvo was voted "Super Lawyer" in Super Lawyers magazine, a publication who names attorneys in each state who received the highest point totals, as chosen by their peers and through independent research. The selection procedures employed are very sophisticated and comprehensive. In addition she is rated superior – a perfect "10" by AVVO, and achieved the best rating "AV" by Martindale Hubbell.

Los Angeles Magazine published Alice A. Salvo as a Top Attorney in Southern California for 2011.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Trusts
  • Wills

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified, "Specialist" in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, State Bar of California


  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida
    • LL.M. Estate Planning
  • Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • San Fernando Bar Association, Probate Section, Chairperson
  • Southern California Council of Elder Law Attorneys, Past Presidency
  • San Fernando Valley Estate Planning Council, Past Presidency
  • Los Angeles Police Department, Van Nuys Division, Gray Squad Advisory Board
  • San Fernando Valley Bar Association, President
  • Judicial Nominees Evaluation Commission
  • Southwestern Law School- Professor of Wills & Trusts
  • Featured speaker at 220 seminars on probate, estate planning, conservatorships, trusts, elder law and Medi-Cal planning
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
  • Replace item #3 above with this - Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley and Warner Center Estate and Tax Planning Council
  • California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (CANR)
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Published in Los Angeles Magazine's Super Lawyer Section Top Attorneys in Southern California
  • Italian American Lawyers Association, President 2018

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