If Our Walls Could Talk

Have you been to our office on Cox Avenue? Here is a photo of the large bookcase we have in our front lobby. As you can see, it is full of interesting and unique objects that Janis has been collecting over the years. In this series called “If Our Walls Could Talk”, we will share…

Our Award-Winning Artist!

Diann Klink is our wonderfully kind and helpful bookkeeper and she has a secret life outside our office walls. When she is not hard at work closing files and billing clients, she can be found knee-deep in paint! Art has been a part of Diann's life since she was a kid and her passion and talent has grown…

New federal NFA law regarding ownership of guns

The main significant change in the law is that National Firearms Act (NFA) weapons (which are generally banned in California, with only a couple exceptions) must, if owned by a trust, have the “responsible persons” (typically the trustee) file the appropriate forms with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives. This change went into…

Janis Carney ranked a Top Attorney by “Super Lawyers” for 11 years!

2016 marks Janis Carney’s 11th year being selected for inclusion as a Top Attorney in the category of Elder Law by “Super Lawyers”, an attorney rating and evaluation service. Janis is proud of the continued recognition as it underlines her professional credentials, legal competency, and overall success as an Elder Law attorney in Northern California.…

JOIN US AT OUR SEMINAR!

The law office of Carney Elder Law invites you to another free seminar in our Tuesday Seminar Series... Planning for the Second Half of Life: 9 Things You Must Know Presented by Janis A. Carney, Certified Elder Law Attorney Highlights include: • Paying for long-term care and how to avoid having your life savings wiped…