Frequently Asked Estate Planning, Elder Law, Trust & Probate Administration Questions


If you're unsure where to start, don't fret as you're not alone. While many of our client's questions come up again and again, experience has taught us that the most important questions usually do not even get asked. That's because, generally speaking, most people don't know what they don't know. So please take some time here, in our frequently asked question section, to familiarize yourself with the basics. Then contact us, so we can address your specific estate planning, elder law, and administration needs directly.

During your initial consultation, certified estate planning elder law specialist, Randall Kaiden, Esq., will not only highlight issues and problems you've probably not considered, he will also discuss how to solve them.


Serving Families in Los Angeles, Ventura & Kern Counties

Our firm exclusively focuses it's practice on estate planning, long term care and elder law. Our lead attorney is a Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Kaiden additionally earned a Master's Degree in Taxation for Attorneys (LL.M. in Tax) and worked for one of the largest accounting firms in the world-KPMG. With over 25 years of legal, accounting and litigation experience, Mr. Kaiden is uniquely qualified to help families create an effective estate and elder law plan which helps them navigate the murky waters surrounding probate, public benefits, and tax law.

We can assist you with estate planning, elder law, trust administration and probate matters. Request a consultation with our team by calling 661-362-0702.

Our Firm is Ready to Assist You

With a history of specialized service, our team is ready to assist with your estate planning, elder law, trust administration and probate matters. Get to know the principal attorney at our law firm.

Meet Randall Kaiden

Whether We Meet In Person or Online, Kaiden Elder Law Group, PC, Has You Covered.

Though we frequently help seniors and those who love them in our office locations, we also travel to you when necessary and even serve clients throughout the State of California with our remote online legal platform. We understand that not everyone wants to travel to a law firm, not only because it can be inconvenient and time consuming, but also because of physical limitations. That's why we offer a full array of remote online communication tools.

Indeed, our firm is flexible enough to adapt to you. Obtaining best in class legal services shouldn't be difficult. That's why we meet you in the manner that's most conducive to your schedule and lifestyle.

What Sets Us Apart?

  • Over 20 Years of Legal Experience

    Attorney Kaiden has garnered over two decades of experience working with firms large and small, along with gaining extensive skill from time spent in the courtroom.

  • Remote Services Available

    We provide traditional in-person services as well as conferences via phone, Zoom, and Skype, maximizing convenience and efficiency to fit your lifestyle.

  • English & Russian Speaking Services

    We offer bilingual services in English and Russian to facilitate communication.

  • Board Certified Attorney

    Attorney Randall Kaiden is one of the few California attorneys who has been Certified as a Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. He has also been recognized and rated by other California attorneys as a Martindale-Hubble AV Rated Preeminent Attorney and holds a perfect 10 out of 10 rating on AVVO Legal for estate planning and elder law.

Knowledge & Skill Put to Work

Meet the Principal Attorney

Randall F. Kaiden, J.D., LL.M.T.

Founding Attorney

Randall Kaiden is an experienced California Estate Planning & Elder Law Attorney. He is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated Preeminent Attorney, Past President of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys Southern California District, and a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. His practice is centered on estate planning, elder care law, litigation, and the post-death administration of estates. However, Mr. Kaiden's practice goes beyond preparing wills and trusts to avoid probate and minimize taxes. Indeed, he is an expert with asset protection and government benefits, such as Medicaid, Medi-Cal, Social Security Disability, Medicare, and Veterans Pension Benefits. Mr. Kaiden also holds a Masters in Tax and is VA Accredited to represent claimants before the Department of Veteran's Affairs.

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Committed to Educating our Clients, Community & Colleagues

Besides being a counselor and advocate, over the years, Randall F. Kaiden, Esq. realized he has a passion for teaching. His journey as an educator began In law school, where he tutored law students. After law school Mr. Kaiden created Continuing Legal Education programs, penned legal articles, and made numerous radio appearances discussing estate planning and elder law. He's also given countless presentations on estate planning and elder law throughout Los Angeles and Ventura at senior centers, hospitals and financial institutions, to name a few. Today, Mr. Kaiden's medium of choice to help educate is via producing legal educational videos and writing blog posts which he regularly publishes on YouTube and this website.

At Kaiden Elder Law Group, PC, we want our clients to make the most informed and best decisions for themselves. That's why we strongly encourage people to peruse our resources, even before we meet. But no matter what stage you're at on the elder law journey, when you hire our firm, we fully evaluate your unique facts and circumstances so that we can guide you to the right solutions and strategies which will help you meet your goals.

We offer our legal services in English and Russian.
Call 661-362-0702 today to set up an appointment!

Kaiden Elder Law Group, PC

KAIDEN ELDER LAW GROUP, PC Your Life. Your Legacy. Your Way.

Kaiden Elder Law Group, PC, is committed to answering your questions about estate planning, elder law, probate and trust litigation in California. We'll gladly discuss your case with you at your convenience. Simply contact us today to schedule an appointment.

Office Locations

Santa Clarita Office
27240 Turnberry Ln., #200
Valencia, CA 91355
Bakersfield Office
4900 California Ave, Tower B, 2nd Floor
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Oxnard Office
1000 Town Center Dr. #300
Oxnard, CA 93036
West Los Angeles
11500 W Olympic Blvd, 4th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90064