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Joe Newman

Senior Associate | joe@chauvellaw.com | 650-573-9500 | (He/Him)

About Joe

Joe counsels individuals, couples and families on strategic estate planning targeted to meet specific financial legacy, health care and family goals. His practice includes Estate Planning, Trust Administration and Probate matters.  Admitted to practice in California, Joe holds a law degree from the University of San Francisco, and an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley.

Joe has a wide breadth of legal and business experiences enhancing his sensitivity in working with clients dealing with delicate and complex family dynamics. Prior to joining Chauvel & Glatt, Joe was a solo Estate Planning attorney with his own Estate Planning practice.  His prior legal experience, including handling criminal and personal injury matters, allows him to recognize that all circumstances are different, and planning varies from client to client.  Before practicing law, he worked in marketing and finance allowing his depth in these areas to strengthen his ability to ensure that family wealth is handled as desired by each individual or family.

Joe is a native San Franciscan and lives on the Peninsula with his wife and three children.

Bar Admissions

California, 2007


Juris Doctor, University of San Francisco

Bachelors of Science (BS) University of California, Berkeley