- J.D., Loyola Law School, 2011, Production Editor, Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review
- B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 2007
Golnaz Yazdchi is an associate in the Business Trial Practice Group in the firm's Century City office.
Areas of Practice
Ms. Yazdchi’s practice focuses on trusts and estates litigation. Ms. Yazdchi has experience representing individuals and fiduciaries in will and trust contests, breach of fiduciary duty cases, accounting actions, judicial construction and modification of trusts, financial elder abuse, and contested conservatorship proceedings.
Ms. Yazdchi’s experience also includes drafting and implementing revocable trusts, financial and healthcare powers of attorney, more complex trust instruments such as irrevocable intentionally defective grantor trusts (IDGTs), and all aspects of trust and probate administration.
- Fiduciaries (and others) Beware -- An Over-Reaching Release May Be VoidableCalifornia Trusts and Estates Quarterly, April 2016
"Bringing Beneficiaries to the Mediation Table: Drafting Enforceable Trust Provisions Requiring Mediation of Disputes During Post-Death Trust Administration," California Trust and Estates Quarterly, 2014