David B. Shea

Ventura County Probate and Trust Litigation Attorney
Contact: 805.659.6800
Experience:
Law School: Ventura College of Law
Jurisdiction: California

OVERVIEW

About David B. Shea
David B. Shea is an experienced estate, probate and trust litigation attorney in Ventura County. Mr. Shea also assists clients with probate and trust administration. Mr. Shea's goal is help clients navigate through the maze of legal challenges presented in trust, estate and probate disputes by providing counsel and strategic legal advice to advance the best interest of each of his clients. Although Mr. Shea is a zealous legal advocate and experienced probate trial attorney, he prides himself on his integrity, creativity, and efficiency in obtaining favorable results both in and out of the courtroom. Handling disputes in Probate Court is a uniquely specialized area of the law. Mr. Shea has almost 20 years of experience and knowledge of the substantive law, as well as, the technical legal rules applied to probate and trust disputes. Mr. Shea has represented numerous beneficiaries, trustees, banks and trust companies in probate and trust litigation matters in Ventura County. These matters include: trust and will contests; financial elder abuse; beneficiary rights in estates and trusts; advising trustees relating to duties and responsibilities; trust and estate accountings; undue influence; fraud; and mediation of estate disputes.
Practice Areas
  • Estate Planning
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
Certifications
Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law (State Bar of California)
Professional Experience
Partner, Ferguson Case Orr Paterson LLP
Current
Education
Ventura College of LawLaw Degree
Professional Activities
Member Rotary Club of Ventura
Pro-Bono Volunteer Ventura County Legal Self-Help Center - Conservatorships/Probate
Professional Associations
Member, State Bar of California - Trusts & Estates Section
Current
Past Chair, Ventura County Bar Association - Probate & Estates Section
Current
Member, Ventura County Bar Association
Current
Member, Ventura County Trial Lawyers Association
Current
Past President, Ventura County Planned Giving Council
Current
Member, CPA/Law Society of Ventura County
Current
Member, Estate Planning Council of Ventura County
Current
Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association - Trusts & Estates Section
Current
Member, California State Bar
-Current

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Ferguson Case Orr Paterson LLP
1050 S Kimball Road
Ventura, CA 93004
USA
Telephone: 805.659.6800
Fax: 805.659.6818