Rebecca Renzas

Partner

Estate Planning, Trusts + Wealth Transfer

Rebecca advises individuals and families in the development of sophisticated estate planning and wealth transfer strategies including the creation of revocable trusts, closely-held entities, charitable trusts, split-interest trusts, dynasty trusts, and private foundations. She also counsels corporate fiduciaries, trustees, and beneficiaries on trust administration and probate matters.

Prior to joining Anderson Yazdi, Rebecca was a partner with Greene Radovsky in their Estate Planning and Administration practice.

Academic Credentials

  • J.D., University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law
    Member, California Law Review
  • B.A., cum laude, Northwestern University
    Phi Beta Kappa
  • Oxford University, St. Hilda’s College (visiting student)

Experience and Affiliations

Professional Organizations

  • State Bar of California
  • Bar Association of San Francisco
  • American Bar Association

Community Affiliations

  • Volunteer, San Mateo County Bar Association’s “Lawyers in the Library” Program (2011 – present)
  • Board member, Northwestern University Club of the Bay Area (2009 – 2012)

Speaking Engagements

  • “Introduction to Estate Planning”, American Association of Individual Investors, Silicon Valley Chapter (September 2014)
  • “Property Management” and “Trustee Working With Others”, Lorman Education Services (August 2013)
  • “Rules of Trust Administration”, Lorman Education Services (January 2013)
  • “Estate Planning 101: The Basics and Beyond”, American Association of Individual Investors, Silicon Valley Chapter (June 2011)
  • “Financial and Estate Planning 101”, Northwestern University Club of the Bay Area (November 2010)