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David J Brillant is an attorney in Walnut Creek at The Brillant Law Firm, where he practices in the areas of estate planning, probate and tax. Mr. Brillant is a certified specialistin estate planning, Trust and Probate Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. He has previously lectured for National Business Institute on probate matters. Mr. Brillant is a member of the State Bar of California (member, Trusts and Estates and Real Property sections), the American Bar Association (member, Tax and Real Property Trust and Probate sections), the San Francisco Bar Association and the California Young Tax Lawyers. He earned his B.S. degree, cum laude, from the University of Santa Clara, his J.D. degree from Golden Gate University and his LL.M. degree, with honors, from Golden Gate University.
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