H. Shinny Liu

H. Shinny Liu

Shinny Liu is an associate in Hopkins & Carley’s San Jose office and a member of the Family Wealth & Tax Planning Practice.  She represents a wide variety of clients in matters including:

  • Estate planning, wealth preservation and transfer
  • Trust and estate administration
  • Business formation and family organizations
  • Probate

Shinny advises clients on a variety of estate planning issues and develops thoughtful and comprehensive plans to address their individual goals and needs. 

Prior to joining Hopkins & Carley, Shinny was a Trusts & Estates associate at Berliner Cohen, LLP where she represented individuals, families, and corporate fiduciaries in estate planning and trusts and estates administration matters.

  • Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners, Technician Member
  • Senior Adults Legal Assistance, Board Member
  • State Bar of California, Member, Trusts & Estate and Taxation Sections
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association
  • Silicon Valley Bar Association
  • 2011

  • LL.M., Taxation, with honors, focus on Trusts and Estates, Golden Gate University School of Law
  • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law
  • B.A., Political Economy of Industrial Societies; Minor, Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley
  • Recognized as a Northern California Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in Estate Planning and Probate in 2018 & 2019.

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