Reece R. Halpern

Reece R. Halpern

California - Alameda County - Reece R. Halpern
Law Firm: Halpern Law Office
Address: 1534 Solano Avenue Albany, CA 94707
Phone: 510-527-4337

General Information

Services: Estate Planning & Administration
Percent of Practice (Probate): 70%
Fees: Free initial consultation for estate planning and probate matters.


Bar Admissions State: California
Bar Admissions Year: 1990
Bar Number: 151291
County Bar Associations: Berkeley-Albany Bar Association - 2006
Court Admissions: Washington - 1982 Federated States of Micronesia - 1986 California - 1990
Professional Memberships: Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Section of the California State Bar Association Member of WealthCounsel, LLC Board of Directors of the Albany Education Foundation Board of Directors of the West Contra Costa Public Education Fund (“The Ed. Fund”) Former member of the Board of Directors of The Center for Law-Related Education Former member of the Board of Trustees of the Children’s Museum of Hartford Rotary International (Albany chapter) Albany Chamber of Commerce
Undergrad Degree: University of California (UCLA) 1976 Los Angeles, CA B.A. in Museum and Zoo Administration (Individual Field of Concentration)
Graduate Degree: University of California (UCSB) 1978 Santa Barbara, CA Master of Arts, Educational Administration
Law Degree: Boston College Law School 1981 Newton Centre, MA J.D.

Work History

Number of Attorneys: 1
State License: California, Washington, Federated States of Micronesia
Previous Employment: After practicing law in Seattle, Washington for a number of years, in 1985 I was recruited to serve as the Attorney General for Pohnpei State in the Federated States of Micronesia. During my tenure, I negotiated the terms of and drafted the legal agreemen
Activities & Awards: I serve on the Board of Directors of several nonprofit organizations. I also founded an organization that has contributed hundreds of hours of labor to an Albany, California public school. I am a former estate planning software content consultant for Thom


Testimonials: "It was a joy to watch your mind get through my personal concerns and minor details and target in on the real issues at hand." (Ann H., San Francisco, probate client) "Reece made the whole experience easy to understand, quick and dare I say it, at a very competitive price." (Diane M., El Cerrito, estate planning client) “You are the best attorney my firm has ever hired." (Bruce M., Berkeley) “You are a miracle worker." (James H., Tiburon)