199 Figueroa Street, 3rd Floor, Ventura, CA 93001                                            Telephone:  805.653.6145         Facsimile: 805.643.1094

Robin Alimena


Robin has been assisting our clients since joining the firm in 2021, handling various aspects of the all operations.  Robin is available weekly Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
About Us


Vivian K. Christiansen

attorney at law

Vivian has over 20 years experience with estate planning and post-death administration issues, both as an attorney and previously as a tax and estate planning paralegal.  She focuses her services on the areas of California estate planning, trust administration, probate, conservatorship and guardianship matters. 

Vivian's many years as a hands-on paralegal provided invaluable experience that enable her to better understand each client's needs. Vivian also gained strong leadership skills, organizational capabilities, and the ability to communicate with clients to ensure that they receive the highest quality of service.

Vivian is a life-long resident of Ventura County, has two adult children, and resides in Ventura with her cattle dog Rocko.


rikki frash

legal assistant

Rikki manages post-death, guardianship, and conservatorship case files.  Rikki has broad education and experience in all facets of the ongoing administration of trusts, guardianships, and conservatorship. Rikki also plays a key role in the settlement of these types of matters.

Rikki has been an important part of your team since August 2016.


RElationship manager &


Samantha is our receptionist and ensures that our clients receive the best possible service. She ensures that the appropriate member of our team responds to your queries. She also schedules appointments, coordinates with you on the details of your estate plan, and is the first person you should call if you have any questions about your estate planning process.

Samantha has been an important part of your team since September 2018.