Location: Saratoga, California
Phone: 408-257-0900
Fax: 408-257-7925

After beginning her general litigation practice in southern California, Claire moved to the Silicon Valley and started working in the litigation department at the law firm of Berliner Cohen in downtown San Jose. After having two children, Claire went to work with Miriam Brody over seven years ago, practicing exclusively in the trust and estate litigation arena and negotiating contested and disputed trust administrations. Claire lives in Willow Glen with her husband and two children and is an avid runner and golfer.

Areas of Practice

80% Trust & Estate Litigation
20% Contested Trust Administration

Litigation Percentage

80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

California, 2003


University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California
J.D. – 2002
Law Review: San Diego Law Review, Member, 2000 – 2002
University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, Washington
Honors: Dean’s List
Major: International Affairs with Foriegn Language and Economics

Professional Associations and Memberships

Silicon Valley Bar Association
Santa Clara County Bar Association
Past Employment Positions
Berliner Cohen, Associate Attorney, 2004 – 2007
Bergman Dacey Goldsmith, Associate Attorney, 2002 – 2004




Kappa Alpha Theta