Carmen B. Marquez is an experienced, caring estate planning attorney and founder of Carmen B. Marquez P.C. She graduated from Loyola Marymount University in 1993 and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in International Business and a minor in Spanish Literature. She received her Law Degree from Southwestern University School of Law and was admitted to the California State Bar in 2001.
Prior to opening her own firm Carmen worked for two other law firms primarily focusing in Estate Planning and Elder Law. Carmen works closely with her clients to create an estate plan that meets all their estate planning goals and addresses their needs and fears. With 17 years of experience in Estate Planning and Trust Administration and her education in both business and law she helps every client create a plan that is addresses their specific needs.
Carmen grew up in Southern California, she moved to Ventura County in 1998 and is very involved in the community. She is one of a few bi-lingual attorneys in Ventura and Los Angeles County. She believes everyone needs to have a quality estate plan in place that meets their individual goals. Carmen grew up in Los Angeles County and therefore, feels very close to that community although she lives in Ventura County. This is why she has two offices to better service her clients, one in Simi Valley, California and the other in Glendale, California.
Carmen recognizes everyone is different, has different needs, family dynamics, fears, values, hopes and dreams, therefore no two plans are ever the same. She works closely with every clients to create a personalize estate plan that meets all their needs and goal, helps them avoid probate and save tax dollars and time. She looks forward to creating a long term relationship with every client to ensure their plan keeps up with them and all of life’s changes. She has helped hundreds of individual set up estate plans that are right for them.
Carmen B Marquez, P.C. is proud to be a member of Wealth Counsel, Hyatt Legal, CANHR, and a provider of services to Hyatt Legal Plan members. She is also a member of various legal organizations. Approved by the Catholic Archdiocese as one of their recommended Estate planning Attorneys.
Carmen is a member of various organizations, but she especially enjoys volunteering with kids and seniors, when she is not working or spending time with her family.