A Board Certified Specialist attorney in the areas of Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Ms. Sirkin obtained her Juris Doctorate from Whittier Law School. She went on to Golden Gate University Law School where she got her L.L.M. (Masters in Taxation). Ms. Sirkin passed the State Bar of California in 1992. She is a member of the San Fernando Valley Bar Association, the Los Angeles County Bar Association, and the Distinguished Order Attorneys Beverly Hills Bar Association. Ms. Sirkin is a California Super Lawyer and has appeared on various media outlets to discuss areas of expertise, including CNN, MSNBC, and NPR. Ms. Sirkin is routinely present in hearings in the following Los Angeles County Probate Court departments: Departments 5, 9, 11, 29, 67, 79, and 99 of Los Angeles Superior Court (Downtown). She is also able to handle hearings in all Courts of the State of California and Los Angeles.