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Hanson Bridgett Names Dan Spector Practice Leader of Family Wealth Resolution & Dispute Team

December 13, 2023 (San Francisco, CA)Hanson Bridgett LLP is pleased to announce that Dan Spector has been appointed leader for the firm's newest practice group – the Family Wealth Resolution and Disputes team. 

“Dan brings unparalleled experience and leadership to this pivotal role,” said Litigation Section Leader Batya Forsyth. “His extensive experience and tenure on the Executive Committee for the Trusts & Estates Section of the California Lawyers Association reflects a commitment to staying at the forefront of legal developments, contributing to legislative advocacy, and shaping best practices.” 

The team represents institutional, private, and lay-person trustees of family trusts and charitable trusts; executors of estates; both charitable and individual beneficiaries under trusts and wills; and persons with claims against trust or probate estates.

Spector is a subject matter expert mediator for Judicate West handling resolution of trust, estate, financial elder abuse, and contested conservatorship claims. He is also Judge Pro-Tem in the Sacramento Superior Court focusing on matters arising from the Probate Division of the Superior Court, a lecturer at U.C. Davis, and a frequent speaker at Sacramento County Bar Association meetings.

About Hanson Bridgett LLP

Hanson Bridgett LLP is a full service AmLaw 200 law firm with more than 200 attorneys across California. Creating a diverse workforce by fostering an atmosphere of belonging and intentional support has been a priority at Hanson Bridgett since its founding in 1958. We are dedicated to creating an environment that provides opportunities for people with varied backgrounds, both for attorneys and administrative professionals. We are also committed to the communities where our employees live and work and consider it part of our professional obligation to serve justice by encouraging and supporting pro bono and social impact work.

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Dan Spector
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San Francisco, CA
Sacramento, CA