Mina Sirkin
Sirkin & Sirkin

21550 Oxnard St. Suite 300
Woodland Hills, CA 91367, United States
Phone: 818-340-4479
Fax: 818-340-7952
Areas of Practice
  • Litigation
  • Taxation
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Practice/Organization Description

Location: Los Angeles, California.


Mina N. Sirkin is a California Board Certified Specialist in the areas of Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law by the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California.

Legal services include:

Estate Planning

Living Trust Formation and Administration


Trust & Probate Litigation

Special Needs Trust Creation and Planning



Entity Formation:




Family Limited Partnerships

Elder Law and Medi-Cal Planning

Television Appearances:

Ms. Sirkin served as the Legal Expert and Commentator: KCAL-9/ CBS TV. Primetime News covering the Anna Nicole Smith Case.

Awards and Designations:

Winner of the American Jurisprudence Award in Constitutional Law in 1990.

Winner of the California Tax Scholarship in 1997.

Certification and Specialization:

Board Certified Specialist attorney in the areas of Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.

Recently Quoted In:

CNN Money.com and Fortune Small Business


Publications and Teaching Experience:

Los Angeles County Bar Association, Trusts & Estates Section News, Internet Sites for Estate Planners.

Instructor, Los Angeles County Bar Association: DPCDA and Conservatorships.

Instructor and Co-Author, Probate Start to Finish (2006, 2007, 2008), National Business Institute.

Co-Instructor, Estate & Trust Education Resource: (2007) "Prep Course for the Certified Specialist Exam in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate," Los Angeles, CA and San Jose, CA.

Published Case: Student v. Los Angeles Unified School District (2007) OAH: N 2006120552 .

Other Activities:

PVP Panel Member, Los Angeles County

Settlement Officer Panel Member, Los Angeles Superior Court


Computer Technology and Marketing

Bar Admissions

Ms. Sirkin is admitted to practice in the following Courts:

1992-Admitted to Practice in All California Courts

1992-Federal Court- Central District of California

1992-Federal Court, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals



University of California, Los Angeles, B.A. 1988

Whittier School of Law, J.D. 1991

Golden Gate University School of Law, LLM, Taxation, 1998

Professional Associations & Memberships

State Bar of California, Trust & States Section

Los Angeles County Bar Association, Trusts & Estates Section

Beverly Hills Bar Association- Trust & Estates Section

San Fernando Valley Bar Association

Honors and Awards

Winner of American Jurisprudence Award in Constitutional Law, 1990

California Tax Bar Scholar 1997

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