Sophia Y. Cizmarik

Associate Attorney

Sophia’s primary areas of practice are estate planning, wealth preservation, asset protection, trust administration, and probate.


Individuals | Trustees | Executor | Beneficiaries of Decedent’s Estates | LLCs

Professional Summary

Sophia received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Legal Studies from the University of California, Berkeley and earned her Master of Arts in Japanese from San Francisco State University.  Sophia earned her Juris Doctor degree with a Taxation Law Concentration from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.   Sophia was Vice President of the Hastings Association of Tax Students and received a CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Negotiations.  Sophia was also active on the Hastings Women’s Law Journal where she was the Executive Articles Editor. She is a frequent presenter and has spoken on topics in relation to Estate Planning, Wealth Preservation and Trust Administration.

When Sophia is away from the firm she enjoys skiing in Tahoe, hiking in Yosemite, visiting National Parks, and mentoring law students.