Lara N. Gilman

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Lara Gilman chairs Farella Braun + Martel's Family Wealth Group and counsels high net worth individuals and families on estate, private business and succession planning.  Ms. Gilman builds relationships with her clients as a valued, trusted advisor who provides strategic, sophisticated advice as required by the goals and specific situations facing her clients.  

Her practice includes:
  • Estate and gift tax planning
  • Family / private business structuring, development and succession planning
  • Charitable giving within private foundations or directed through public and private gifts
  • Administration of trusts and estates
  • Privacy protection of high net worth individuals

Ms. Gilman is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law by the State Bar of California, and in 2009 earned a Certificate in Family Business Advising from the Family Firm Institute. She is recognized among the Northern California Super Lawyers in the area of Estate & Probate and is named in The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Trusts and Estates.



  • San Francisco Estate Planning Council
  • Family Firm Institute