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Bruce J. Gary

Bruce J. Gary

Senior Partner

(949) 794-4000

Bruce J. Gary practices probate, trusts, and estate law, handling both planning and litigation matters. He is certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization as a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law. Bruce has earned the highest rankings by the most widely recognized lawyer referral guide as a rating of his legal ability and general ethical standards, the prestigious Martindale-Hubbell AV® rating reflecting the highest levels of legal ability and general ethical standards and was named to the 2012 California Super Lawyers list.

Bruce graduated from the University of Minnesota with degrees in business and law. Bruce is the past chairman and executive board member of the Orange County Bar Association Trust and Estates Section. He is a regular lecturer to attorneys for the California Continuing Education of the Bar. Bruce has over 30 years of experience mediating settlement conferences for the local courts. 

Bruce lives with his wife in Irvine. His hobbies include travel, motorcycle riding, volunteering, cooking on the barbeque, baking cheesecakes, and the outdoors. He also organizes frequent blood drives for the American Red Cross.