Matthew R. Owens

Associate | San Diego

Matt is an associate in the trust and estate litigation team.

Matt has prosecuted and defended a wide range of matters in probate court, including trust contests, elder abuse actions, accountings, contested conservatorships and claims involving breach of fiduciary duty.

Matt also handles appeals and was one of the attorneys of record in Funsten v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. (2016) 2 Cal.App.5th 959.

Matt is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law by The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. He is ranked on Legal Week’s Private Client "Ones to Watch" 2017 and 2018 lists and has been named a Super Lawyer Rising Star every year since 2013.

Secretary Amy Malensek





State of California, 2011

‘Litigation Alert,’ California Trusts and Estates Quarterly, co-author

State Bar of California, Litigation Section

State Bar of California, Trusts and Estates Section

State Bar of California, The Executive Committee of the Trusts and Estates Section (TEXCOM) Subcommittee on Membership, Marketing, and Social Media

American Inns of Court, Louis M. Welsh Chapter

San Diego County Bar Association, Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law Section Executive Committee

Probate Attorneys of San Diego

‘Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law: 2017 Year in Review,’ San Diego County Bar Association - March 1, 2018



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